Forgive and Remember: Managing Medical Failure / Edition 2

Forgive and Remember: Managing Medical Failure / Edition 2

by Charles L. Bosk
     
 


On its initial publication, Forgive and Remember emerged as the definitive study of the training and lives of young surgeons. Now with an extensive new preface, epilogue, and appendix by the author, reflecting on the changes that have taken place since the book's original publication, this updated second edition of Charles L. Bosk's classic study is asSee more details below

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On its initial publication, Forgive and Remember emerged as the definitive study of the training and lives of young surgeons. Now with an extensive new preface, epilogue, and appendix by the author, reflecting on the changes that have taken place since the book's original publication, this updated second edition of Charles L. Bosk's classic study is as timely as ever.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780226066783
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
Publication date:
10/28/2003
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
301
Sales rank:
897,187
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface to the Second Edition: A Sociologist Puts on the Hair Shirt
1. Introduction
2. Error, Rank, and Responsibility
3. Routine Surveillance as Social Control
4. The Legitimation of Attending Authority
5. Climbing the Pyramid: Professional Control and Moral Identity
6. Conclusion
Appendix: The Field-Worker and the Surgeon

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