Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks

The Social Organization of the Hotel Community
  • 279 Pages
  • 3.29 MB
  • 5650 Downloads
  • English
by
Sheffield Publishing Company
Ecology, Nature / Field Guide Books, Refe
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11222554M
ISBN 100881333379
ISBN 139780881333374

From Chapter 1: This book examines the way of life of a group of people who together form what we call the "hotel community." It's a book about hookers and strippers, bartenders and cocktail waitresses, bouncers and desk clerks, bar patrons and rounders (streetwise people generally having other than legitimate means of support).Cited by: Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks: The Social Organization of the Hotel Community [Prus, Robert C., Irini, Styllianos] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks: The Social Organization of the Hotel CommunityAuthor: Robert C. Prus, Styllianos Irini. : Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks: The Social Organization of the Hotel Community () by Prus, Robert C.; Irini, Styllianos and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(4).

Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks by Robert Prus,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks: Robert Prus: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(4). Genre/Form: Interviews: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Prus, Robert C.

Hookers, rounders, and desk clerks. Toronto: Gage Pub., © (OCoLC) Add tags for "Hookers, rounders, and desk clerks: the social organization of the hotel community".

Download Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks EPUB

Be the first. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks: The Social Organization of the Hotel Community by Styllianos Irini and Robert Prus (Paperback, Reprint) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products.

Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks: The Social Organization of the Hotel Community: Prus, Robert C., Irini, Styllianos: Books - or: Robert C. Prus, Styllianos Irini. Hookers, rounders, and desk clerks: The social organization of the hotel community: Prus, Robert C: Books - or: Robert C Prus.

ClerkBooks builds both a Profit & Loss by Fund and a Balance Sheet by Fund, accurately. ClerkBooks has added a Closing Tools module which warns City Clerks when they attempt to & Desk Clerks book a closed period and makes it easy to see if any closed period has been altered.

Provides a list of check numbers to highlight any duplicate or missing check entries. All new story with our favorite Clerks from the first movie -- black and white, just like that same movie. Our & Desk Clerks book get sucking into the Stars Wars figurine world -- there are the over the counter toys, um, "action figures", and then there are the back room deals where the /5(16).

Prostitutes: Victims of Men's Exploitation and Abuse Nancy Erbe* I. Introduction Some girls will die for money. Some will die as they're born. Some will swear they'd die for love. Some die every morn.1 Most analyses of prostitution2 focus on whether prostitu-tion should be.

Book Review Book Review Symbolic Interaction and Ethnographic Research: Intersubjectivity and the Study of Human Lived Experience by Robert Prus Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, pp.

Description Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks EPUB

$ (paper) Reviewed by David A. Karp, Boston College Robert Prus is surely among sociology's most dedicated practitioners of ethnographic research. MICHEL DORAIS and PATRICE CORRIVEAU, Gangs and Girls: Understanding Juvenile Prostitution.

Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press,xxi + p. Gangs and Girls: Understanding Juvenile Prostitution by Michel Dorais and Patrice Corriveau provides an insightful, multifaceted ethnographic account of gang-controlled youth.

Symbolic Interaction and Ethnographic Research: Intersubjectivity and the Study of Human Lived Experience - Ebook written by Robert Prus. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Symbolic Interaction and Ethnographic Research: Intersubjectivity and the Study of Human Lived. Robert Prus & Styllianoss Irini Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks Gage Publishing, At the heart of the sociological enterprise is the idea that human behavior is the product of community life; that people's behaviors cannot be reduced to individual properties.

A major task facing sociologists (and social scientists more generally), revolves around the study of the accomplishment of intersubjectivity; that is, indicating how people become social entities and how they attend 5/5(1).

Editorial Reviews. I think that this book could become the single, most definitive dissenting statement about postmodern ethnography. An erudite treatise of the epistemological underpinnings and practical realities of ethnographic research, it provides a timely, thoughtful, and provocative treatment of major debates about doing ethnographic research and social science : $ This article examines the social and cultural factors that influence the vulnerability of female exotic dancers to sexually transmitted infections.

Results are based on a qualitative, exploratory study using observations in 10 clubs and in-depth interviews. f,) t 'f).~ i " 1 nCJrs, National Criminal Justice ' Reference Service,1 This microfiche was produced ~ from documents received for inclusion in the NCJRS data NCJRS cannot exercbe control over the ppysical condition of the documents submitted.

BOOK REVIEWS Hubert M. Blalock, Jr. (ed.) Sociological Theory and Research Neil J. MacKinnon - - -~ Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks Charles A. Sundholm r Helen F. Antonovsky Adolescent Sexuality J.

Richard Udry. On Piecing the Puzzle: Researching Hassidic Jews, William Shaffir Using a Gestalt Perspective to Analyze Children's Worlds, Patricia and Peter Adler Hookers, Rounders and Desk Clerks: Encountering the Reality of the Hotel Community, Robert Prus.

New Titles List. Location: Book Stacks A-H ; J-L ; P-Z Level. AC8.F94 Fussell, Paul, Thank God for the atom bomb, and other essays. Dust jacket and book have mild shelfwear.

Top of textblock has red remainder mark. Pages of text are clean, bright and free of markings. Binding is tight and secure. ***Ships today or next business day. Our books are carefully described and packaged in boxes (not envelopes).

A gift card and personalized message can be included upon request.***. Hookers, Rounders, And Desk Clerks: The Social Organization Of The Hotel Community avg rating — 4 ratings — published — 2 editions/5(1).

SAGE Video Bringing teaching, learning and research to life. SAGE Books The ultimate social sciences digital library. SAGE Reference The complete guide for your research journey. SAGE Navigator The essential social sciences literature review tool. SAGE Business Cases Real world cases at your fingertips.

CQ Press Your definitive resource for politics, policy and people. work. Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks provides an intriguing sociological account of an illicit hotel community, as well as an ethnographic description of the social worlds of the prostitutes, pimps, strippers, thieves, barroom staff, and hotel personnel who live out their lives in this setting.

Weaving field notes from. Hookers, rounders, and desk clerks: the social organization of the hotel community Starting at $ Road Hustler: The Career Contingencies of Professional Card and Dice Hustlers.

THE HAPPY HOOKER.

Details Hookers, Rounders, & Desk Clerks FB2

Xaviera Hollander (With Robin Moore and Yvonne Dunleavy). New York: Dell Publishing Co., Inc.,$ Book Review: Robert Prus and Styllianoss Irini. Hookers, Rounders, and Desk Clerks: The Social Show details. Articles Citing this One: 0.

Also from SAGE Publishing. CQ Library American political resources. Kathleen Barry’s book The Prostitution of Sexuality (NYU Press, ) also examines the effects of several different governmental policies on prostitution, including in China and Viet Nam.

One can read these and other sources and draw one’s own conclusions, but this is what we believe all the evidence shows. From home office chairs with wheels to functional desks, your home office is the place where you get things done.

We know you can't get things done with an uncomfortable chair, small filing cabinets, or an inadequate bookcase. Fortunately, Hooker Furniture makes it easy with durable, luxury home office furniture that will allow you to feel comfortable and professional as you work.Occupational Employment and Wages, May Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks.

Accommodate hotel, motel, and resort patrons by registering and assigning rooms to guests, issuing room keys or cards, transmitting and receiving messages, keeping records of occupied rooms and guests' accounts, making and confirming reservations, and presenting statements to and collecting payments .worlds as those of card and dice hustlers and magicians; the hookers, rounders, and desk clerks of an urban hotel community; and, more recently, sales persons and customers.

Given the incredibly labor-intensive character of participant observation research, I marvel at such prodigious productivity.