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acculturation theory, 1213

Affirmative Action Program, 6566, 67, 106, 120121

Alaniz, Maria, race-and sex-discrimination suit brought by, 61, 6465

American Federation of Labor, 40, 4445, 48, 49

collective bargaining agreement, 4647

jurisdictional conflict, 4449

union substitution, 45

Benson, Susan Porter, 100

Burawoy, Michael, 99

California Processors, Inc., 5657, 64, 162163

California Processors and Growers, 4546, 50

Cannery and Agricultural Workers Industrial Union, 4042

Cannery Industry Affirmative Action Trust, 6566

Cannery Workers Committee, 6263, 6769

Cannery Workers Service Center, 69, 166

canning industry:

capital concentration of, 31, 34, 53

casual work, 33, 35

decline in Santa Clara Valley, 16, 162164

expansion in Santa Clara Valley, 31, 34, 48, 51

1917 strike, 3940

1931 strike, 4041

occupational injuries in, 44, 108110

occupational segregation in, 5761

plant closures, 163166

production process, 3031, 44

seasonality, 30, 107

training program, 66, 106, 115

unionization drive, 3951

Canning labor force:

children in, 33

Chinese in, 32

Italians in, 36, 4243

Mexican-Americans in, 49, 5760, 65

Mexican braceros in, 49

Portuguese in, 36, 4243

size of, 52

women in, 3233, 5760

capitalist patriarchy, 3

Chávez, Cesar, 9, 19, 64

Chicana labor:

history of, 611

organizing of, 9

participation in labor force, 11

(Chicana labor (cont.)

segregation in labor force, 10

Chicano familism, 11, 1415, 132, 160

Chicano family:

conflict in, 142148

ideology of, 13, 8587, 131, 159

patriarchal values in, 12, 132

research on, 89, 131132

theory of, 1113

Chicanos:

antagonism toward Mexicans, 111

colonial labor system, 7

cultural diversity of, 1314

displaced from land ownership, 6

displaced through technological change, 167

occupational segregation of, 7

migration of, 810

urbanization of, 9

working class, 10

compadrazgo (fictive kin), 12, 63, 149152, 154

confianza, 2829, 154

Congress of Industrial Organizations, 4849

consent to exploitation, theory of, 100

deindustrialization, in U.S., 163, 168

discrimination, occupational, 1, 11, 6162, 66, 116

race- and sex-discriminationl suit, 61, 6465

domestic labor, division of, 4, 16, 8488, 9293

egalitarianism, 13, 16, 131, 140, 160, 170

Elorduy, Michael, 42, 45, 118

ethnic identification, 1314, 75

ethnic conflict, 27, 111114

family change:

perceptions of, 133, 154159

standard of living, 133135

See also housework

family conflict, 4, 132

divorce, 147

See also Chicano family: conflict in

family economy, 72

family ideology, 45, 131133

family wage, 34, 10

favoritism, on the job, 112114, 116

feminization of poverty, 147

fieldwork, 1629

insider-outsider dilemmas, 2022

interviews, 2329

oral histories, 10, 24

status of researcher, 2628

verbal art, 2425

Food, Tobacco, Agricultural and Allied

Workers Union, 4951. See also Union of Cannery, Agricultural and Allied Workers of America

forewomen, 36, 38, 103, 105

friendship, 132, 160. See also work-related networks

functional theory, 1213

Hartmann, Heidi, 1, 34, 130132, 140

health and safety, 107110. See also canning industry: occupational injuries in

housework, 4, 131132, 136142

coping with double day, 140141

perceptions of, 142

responsibility for, 138140

skills, 83, 138

time budget research on, 130, 138

See also domestic labor, division of,

Immigration Commission, 8, 36

incumbency rule, 55

Industrial Welfare Commission, 3839

job ladder, 35, 96

job training, 1, 117119

kin-dominant networks, 160

women-centered, 160

kinship exchange, 93. See also compadrazgo

labor process, 37, 102

competition in, 38

cooperation in, 37, 118119

control over, 3435

workers’ perceptions of, 104108

See also mechanization

labor recruitment practices, 36, 91

machismo:

theoretical model of, 11

perceptions of, 13, 106

See also Chicano family: theory of

mechanization, 3335, 37, 43, 5152

resistance to, 33

Mexican-American population figures, 17

in Santa Clara County, 49

See also canning labor force: Mexican-Americans in

Mexican Bracero Program, 9, 112

Mexicans:

immigration of, 8, 3536

repatriation of, 8

See also Chicanos: antagonism toward Mexicans

mothers’jobs, 16, 96

Nicholas, Elizabeth, 3637, 4041, 4344

occupational segregation:

definition of, 12

index of, 2

by racial status, 32

by race and gender, 5760

role of unions in, 4, 19

See also canning industry: occupational segregation in

piece rates, 3339, 43, 102

promotions, 36, 106, 114116

racism, institutionalized, 7, 62

Santa Clara Valley, 1718, 49. See also Mexican-American population figures

seasonal workers, long-term, 91, 97

seniority, 37, 5455, 65

sex-gender system, 4

sexism, institutionalized, 62

sexual harassment, 122125

skills, 3132, 35, 102

socialist feminist theory, 35, 1516

socialization, 1, 8284

St. Sure, J. Paul, 45

Teamsters, State Council of Cannery Workers Unions, 4445, 4951, 5457, 6366

benefits, 5455

dissident activity within, 6269

jurisdictional conflict, 19, 44, 4950, 64, 67

mechanization policy of, 5657

union philosophy of, 61

Toilers of the World, 3940

unemployment:

benefits, 47, 73, 126

figures, 164165

perceptions of, 77, 156

Union of Cannery, Agricultural and Allied Workers of America, 9, 4749. See also Food, Tobacco, Agricultural and Allied Workers Union

United Farm Workers Union, 9, 19, 64

wages:

cuts in, 165166

differentials of, 59

rates of, 5456, 102, 162

women’s relative to men’s, 35, 38, 4647, 51, 55

Watsonville cannery strike, 166

whipsawing, 45

women:

decision to enter labor market, 72, 8890

economic dependence of, 4, 159, 170

empty-nest syndrome, 153

ideology of “proper place,” 4

intermittent labor-force participation of, 9597

jobs, 2, 32, 47, 102, 122

job searches by, 9091

work expectations of, 9597

See also family ideology

work-based networks, 16, 110120

work culture, 100101, 127

working-class families, 12

working conditions, 3839, 102108

work-related networks, 16, 132, 148154, 160161. See also compadrazgo; kin-dominant networks

Ybarra, Leonarda, 1213, 15, 89, 131, 136137, 155, 169

Zinn, Maxine Baca, 13, 15, 89, 131132, 137, 169

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