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The Resource Forked : a new standard for American dining, Saru Jayaraman

Forked : a new standard for American dining, Saru Jayaraman

Label
Forked : a new standard for American dining
Title
Forked
Title remainder
a new standard for American dining
Statement of responsibility
Saru Jayaraman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An "examination of what we don't talk about when we talk about restaurants: Is the line cook working through a case of stomach flu because he doesn't get paid sick days? Is the busser not being promoted because he speaks with an accent? Is the server tolerating sexual harassment because tips are her only income? ... [This book] offers an insider's view of the highest--and lowest--scoring restaurants for worker pay and benefits in each sector of the restaurant industry, and with it, a new way of thinking about how and where we eat"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jayaraman, Sarumathi
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8039.F72
LC item number
U564 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Restaurants
  • Food service employees
  • Restaurants
  • Restaurant management
  • Minimum wage
  • Discrimination in employment
Label
Forked : a new standard for American dining, Saru Jayaraman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Why we are forked -- Casual and family-style restaurants: tipped over the edge. The Olive Garden ; Vimala's Curryblossom Caf©♭ -- Fine dining: the great service divide. Craft ; The Capital Grille -- Mexican food: climbing the ladder. Taco Bell ; Chipotle -- Burgers, bills, and no benefits. McDonald's ; In-n-out Burger -- A tale of two sandwiches. Subway ; Zingerman's -- The coffee caf©♭: a place for debate? Starbucks ; Manifesto Caf©♭ -- Diners: change is possible. Denny's ; Florida Avenue Grill -- Conclusion: The road from here
Control code
z9csuh b2560363
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 235 pages
Isbn
9780199380473
Lccn
2015033657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Forked : a new standard for American dining, Saru Jayaraman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: Why we are forked -- Casual and family-style restaurants: tipped over the edge. The Olive Garden ; Vimala's Curryblossom Caf©♭ -- Fine dining: the great service divide. Craft ; The Capital Grille -- Mexican food: climbing the ladder. Taco Bell ; Chipotle -- Burgers, bills, and no benefits. McDonald's ; In-n-out Burger -- A tale of two sandwiches. Subway ; Zingerman's -- The coffee caf©♭: a place for debate? Starbucks ; Manifesto Caf©♭ -- Diners: change is possible. Denny's ; Florida Avenue Grill -- Conclusion: The road from here
Control code
z9csuh b2560363
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
x, 235 pages
Isbn
9780199380473
Lccn
2015033657
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations

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