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Dishing It Out Power and Resistance Among Waitresses in a New Jersey Restaurant by Greta Foff Paules
  

Dishing It Out Power and Resistance Among Waitresses in a New Jersey Restaurant

Part of the Women In The Political Economy Series

Synopsis

Dishing It Out Power and Resistance Among Waitresses in a New Jersey Restaurant by Greta Foff Paules

Challenges the uncritical equation of advancement with success

Reviews

[P]rovides a vivid picture of the bustle and banter of restaurant life from the waitresses
point of view

... Paules highlights the freedom of interpretation that allows workers to resist potentially demeaning aspects of their jobs. -American Journal of Sociology


About the Author

Greta Foff Paules is a cultural anthropologist who holds a doctorate from Princeton University.

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Book Info

Publication date

1st October 1991

Author

Greta Foff Paules

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Publisher

Temple University Press,U.S.

Format

Paperback
282 pages

Categories

Sociology & anthropology

ISBN

9780877228882

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