Investigator: Carlton E. Munson
Population: Cocktail lounge entertainers
Identification method: Cocktail lounge entertainers employed at establishments along what is referred to as the "Westheimer Strip" in Houston, Texas
Sampling procedure: A random sample was selected of 30 performers working on the "Westheimer Strip.
N and Response rate: Unavailable in secondary source reviewed (Sociological Abstracts AN79S10275).
Publication: Munson, Carlton E. 1979. "Lifestyles of Cocktail Lounge Entertainers." Southwestern Sociological Association (SWSA) paper.
Summary: Study examines lifestyle and problems of cocktail lounge entertainers. Each performer was interviewed through use of an eight-page structured questionnaire that contained closed and open-ended questions. The questions covered four major areas: work milieu, relationship with management, perception of professional self, and demographics.