Peter Adler is Professor of Sociology at the University of Denver. He is co-author with Patricia Adler of many titles including Peer Power: Preadolescent Culture and Identity and Backboards and Blackboards: College Athletes and Role Engulfment.
Hotel Work in the Global Economy
Resorts have become important to American society and its economy; one in eight Americans is now employed by the tourism industry. Yet despite the ubiquity of hotels, little has been written about those who labor there. Drawing on eight years...