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Health care's forgotten majority:nurses and their frayed white
collars / Jacqueline Goodman-Draper.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Nursing--Social aspects. 2. Professional socialization.
3. Trade-unions--Nurses. 4. Class consciousness. 5. Occupational
prestige. 6. Role conflict. 7. Nurses--Psychology. 8. Hospitals--
Sociological aspects. 1. Title.
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Copyright © 1995 by Jacqueline Goodman-Draper
All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be
reproduced, by any process or technique, without
the express written consent of the publisher.
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 95-3751
First published in 1995
Auburn House, 88 Post Road West, Westport, CT 06881
An imprint of Greenwood Publishing Group, Inc.
Printed in the United States of America
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The author and publisher gratefully acknowledge permission for use of the following material:
Susan M. Reverby, Ordered to Care: The Dilemma of American Nursing, 1850-1945 ( New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987). Copyright © Susan M. Reverby. Reprinted with the permission of Cambridge University Press.
Susan M. Reverby, "The Nursing Disorder: A Critical History of the Hospital-Nursing Relationship, 1860-1945". Ph.D. dissertation, Boston University, 1982. Reprinted with the permission of the author.