Re: Restaurants

Heidi Mair (hmair@U.WASHINGTON.EDU)
Wed, 14 Dec 1994 08:33:04 -0800


I remember reading an anthropological case study as an undergrad on
cocktail waitresses in a working class community. I believe it was one
of those Stanford monographs. I think I still have a copy at home and
can send you the exact title and the authors.


Heidi L. Mair


On Wed, 14 Dec 1994, Heidi Hays wrote:

> I am an undergrad. Anthro major doing my senior field methods project on a
> restaurant where I am currently employed as a waitress. I am having a hard
> time finding Anthropological sources (most everything I find is Sociology).
> The restaurant is a relatively small, casual "white tablecloth"
> establishment and the main customers are from my University. The employees
> are mostly community members, so there is a Town/Gown aspect to the
> situation. If anyone has any suggestions, I would love to hear from you.
> Thanks, Heidi Hays
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