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Behind the kitchen door

Author: Sarumathi Jayaraman; Eric Schlosser
Publisher: Ithaca : ILR Press, 2013.
Series: Cornell paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uncovers the inequities of restaurant labor in the United States, from low wages and poor employee benefits to sexual harassment, unsafe working conditions, and the hypocrisy of ethical, free-trade restuarants.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sarumathi Jayaraman; Eric Schlosser
ISBN: 9780801451720 0801451728 9780801479519 0801479517
OCLC Number: 802891994
Description: xii, 191 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The hands on your plate --
Real sustainability, please --
Serving while sick --
$2.13 : the tipping point --
Race in the kitchen --
Women waiting on equality --
Recipes for change.
Series Title: Cornell paperbacks.
Responsibility: Saru Jayaraman with foreword by Eric Schlosser.

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A groundbreaking exploration of the political, economic, and moral implications of dining out, focusing on the lives of restaurant workers in major cities across the United...  Read more...

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"Half of all Americans eat out at least once a week. The restaurant has become our second kitchen. In her groundbreaking new book, Saru Jayaraman exposes a missing plotline in the story of our food: Read more...

 
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