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The great stewardess rebellion : how women launched a workplace rebellion at 30,000 feet  Cover Image Book Book

The great stewardess rebellion : how women launched a workplace rebellion at 30,000 feet / Nell McShane Wulfhart.

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  • ISBN: 9780385546454
  • ISBN: 0385546459
  • Physical Description: ix, 309 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2022]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-294) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part I. Patt -- Honeybuns on the charm farm -- Gloves to grievances -- The airstrip -- Sonia in fantasyland -- What the BFOQ? -- Black mollies -- Think of her as your mother -- Do women age faster on airplanes? -- In and out of uniform -- Part II. Tommie -- Flying pianos -- Pregnancy and pursers -- The case of Mary Pat -- Men on board -- Smiling through it all -- Stewardesses for women's rights -- We really move our tails for you -- First the commies, then the feminists -- The single room contract -- Part III. Patt and Tommie -- Stay or go? -- Election day -- Professionals at last.
Summary, etc.:
"The empowering story of a group of spirited stewardesses who fought for their rights in the cabin and revolutionized the workplace for all American women"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Flight attendants.
Sexual harassment.
Sex role in the work environment.
Employee rights.
Women > Employment > Law and legislation.

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Bronson Branch 331.4 MCS (Text) 35403424197346 New Available -
Coldwater Branch 331.4 MCS (Text) 35401425236212 Non-Fiction Available -

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