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Marketplace, power, prestige : the healthcare professions' struggle for recognition (19th-20th century) / edited by Pierre Pfütsch.

Pfütsch, Pierre
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Stuttgart : Franz Steiner Verlag, 2019.

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256 pages : black and white illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.


An Introduction to Conflict Research : Illustrative Applications with Healthcare Professions in the 19th and 20th Century / Pierre Pfütsch -- Interprofessional Conflicts -- The Debate on 'Nurse Anaesthetists' in West Germany during the 1950s and 1960s / Karen Nolte -- "An Extension of Nursing Practice" : The Evolution of Midwifery in the United States as Evidenced in Georgia, 1970-1989 / Eileen Thrower -- Emergency Medical Services in Germany : The Conflictual Development of a Professional Field / Pierre Pfütsch -- Conflicts Within a Profession -- Hegemonic Masculinity and the Gender Gap in Caregiving : The Contentious Presence of West German Men in Nursing since around 1970 / Christoph Schwamm -- Negotiating Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) in Dutch Psychiatry : Cultural and Intraprofessional Tension over Biological Psychiatry, 1950-2010 / Geertje Boschma -- Mothers on Childrenʼs Wards : Conflicts in German Paediatric Care from the mid-1950s to the late 1970s / Sylvelyn Hähner-Rombach -- Conflicts due to Changes in Social Conditions -- From Wars on the Wards to Harmonious Hospitals : British Nursing Sisters' Pursuit of Collaboration on Active Service in the Second World War / Jane Brooks -- "Toothless Law" : The Regulation (or 'Vaguelation') of Dentistry in Mandate Palestine / Eyal Katvan -- Counselling Diabetics : The Hampered Development of Educational Programmes for Patients with Diabetes in Germany / Aaron Pfaff -- List of Authors.

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