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What is a dual queueing process?

The most fruitful model sees occupational composition as the result of a dual-queueing process: labor queues order groups of workers in terms of their attractiveness to employers, and job queues rank jobs in terms of their attractiveness to workers (Kindle Locations 426-428). In whatever field or industry examined, the gender or racial composition of the [...]

By | August 4th, 2016|Culture, Sociology, Uncategorized|0 Comments

 Creating Gender Queues

I'm completing my thesis at the University of Mississippi concerning the relationship between gender, genre, and television production. I see no harm in sharing while helping to get my thoughts together. Barbara Reskin describes how men dominate coveted labor markets at the expense of women. Labor markets become gender queues where women are held back in [...]

By | August 3rd, 2016|Culture, Gender, Sociology, Uncategorized|0 Comments