Dishing It Out (Women In The Political Economy)

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Reveals the strategies that experienced waitresses employ to improve their own positions rather than aspiring towards management. This book confronts stereotypical characterizations of waitresses through the voices of some aggressive, determined, tough, and resilient women.

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Challenges the uncritical equation of advancement with success

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"[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

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9780877228882: Dishing It Out: Power and Resistance Among Waitresses in a New Jersey Restaurant (Women In The Political Economy)

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Publisher: Temple University Press, 1991
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