Boas: changes in cultural context over time reflected in gender roles in a restaurant setting

I have worked in restaurants since I was sixteen. Three restaurants to be exact and sadly I have to admit that two of them were an Applebee’s. In 2008 I left the corporate chain in Kenosha to earn a better living in a family owned supper club that has stood the test of time. TheContinue reading “Boas: changes in cultural context over time reflected in gender roles in a restaurant setting”

Historical Imagination

While reading Sears and Cairns, I was particularly struck by the concept of historical imagination in chapter six. Historical imagination is described as essential to understanding our past as well as ourselves in the present while sociological imagination “allows us to understand not only the forces that shape our world, but also the potential forContinue reading “Historical Imagination”