Florence Nightingale and the Nursing Legacy / Edition 2

Florence Nightingale and the Nursing Legacy / Edition 2

by Monica Baly, Baly
     
 

ISBN-10: 1861560443

ISBN-13: 9781861560445

Pub. Date: 12/12/1997

Publisher: Wiley

This is a study based on research into the records of the Nightingale Fund and how it was used to finance various experiments in nursing and midwifery training in the nineteenth century. It traces the development of nurse training and discusses the problems that beset a fledgling profession.  See more details below

Overview

This is a study based on research into the records of the Nightingale Fund and how it was used to finance various experiments in nursing and midwifery training in the nineteenth century. It traces the development of nurse training and discusses the problems that beset a fledgling profession.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781861560445
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/12/1997
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition
Acknowledgements
Sketch of Florence Nightingale by Lord Cadogan, 1856
Introduction1
1The Nightingale Fund6
2Founding the Nightingale School20
3St. Thomas's Hospital Moves to Surrey Gardens45
4Training Midwifery Nurses67
5Poor Law Nursing84
6Nursing in Military Hospitals103
7District Nursing121
8The Nightingale Nurses Abroad134
9The Nightingale School Moves to Lambeth147
10The Nightingale Training School 1875-1890169
11The Fund Council and Nursing Politics184
12The Nightingale Legacy at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century201
13Conclusions214
Select Bibliography223
Appendices229
Index247

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