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Author Abel-Smith, Brian.

Title A history of the nursing profession / by Brian Abel-Smith
Published London : Heinemann, [1960]
©1960

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 MELB  610.730941 Abe/Hot  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 290 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 22 cm
Series Kingswood books on social history
Kingswood books on social history.
Contents 1. The untrained nurse -- 2. Probationers and Lady-pupils -- 3. Paid nurses and pauper nurses -- 4 Nursing at the turn of the century -- 5. The Battle for registration -- 6. The profession comes to power -- 7. Parliament interviews -- 8. Registration and the shortage of nurses -- 9. Profession or trade? -- 10. The search for the suitable nurse -- 11. The second portal -- 12. The shortage continues -- 13. The Whitley council -- 14. Training for the general register -- 15. The third portal? -- 16. Conclusion
Analysis Nursing--Great Britain--History
Notes Includes bibliographic references and index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing -- History -- Great Britain.
Nursing -- Great Britain.
Nurses -- Great Britain
Nurses -- History.
Nursing ethics -- History.
Nursing -- History.
Nursing -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.
Nursing -- Vocational guidance -- History.
Nursing -- Vocational guidance.
Nursing -- 19th century.
Nursing -- 20th century.
Nursing -- England -- History.
Nursing -- Great Britain -- History.
History of Nursing.
England.
United Kingdom.
Wales.
England.
Wales.
LC no. 61001993
ISBN 0435320041
Other Titles Nursing profession