WAITERING/WAITRESSING:

@article{Hall1993WAITERINGWAITRESSING,
  title={WAITERING/WAITRESSING:},
  author={Elaine J. Hall},
  journal={Gender \& Society},
  year={1993},
  volume={7},
  pages={329 - 346}
}
Work organizations construct gender relations by two mechanisms. First, they allocate men and women to different positions. Instead of the traditional pattern of firm-specific segregation of waiters and waitresses, quantitative data show that most restaurants in this study have integrated wait staffs. Second, work organizations define job performances in gender terms. Qualitative data from five illustrative restaurants show that male and female servers in integrated staffs “do gender” by… Expand
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