Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism

Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism

by Susan Gelfand Malka
ISBN-10:
0252074815
ISBN-13:
9780252074813
Pub. Date:
11/26/2007
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press

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Overview

Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism

The role of feminism in transforming nursing and women’s professional identity

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780252074813
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 11/26/2007
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures     ix
Acknowledgments     xi
List of Abbreviations     xv
Introduction     1
Nursing in the Postwar Period
Hospitals, Hierarchies, and the Duty to Care     13
Nursing Education in the Age of the Apron     26
Reforming and Liberating Nursing Education     47
Nursing and Equality Feminism
Nursing Education and the End of the Apron     63
Nursing Work, Culture, and Identity     89
Nursing in the Era of Difference Feminism
Nursing and the Feminist Enlightenment     119
New Pathways for Nurses     135
Epilogue: A More Inclusive History     163
Notes     171
Index     213

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