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Author Adams, Tracey Lynn, 1966- author

Title Regulating professions : the emergence of professional self-regulation in four Canadian provinces / Tracey L. Adams
Published Toronto ; Buffalo ; London : University of Toronto Press, [2018]
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Contents Cover; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Theorizing Professions; 2 The Emergence of Self-Regulating Professions in Pre-Confederation Canada; 3 Self-Regulating Professions Post-Confederation; 4 Case Studies in Self-Regulation: Medicine, Dentistry, and Land Surveying; 5 The Expansion and Alteration of Professional Self-Regulation, 1900-1930s; 6 Contests over the Regulation of "Drugless Healers," 1900-1930s; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index
Summary <P>In <I>Regulating Professions</I>, Tracey L. Adams explores the emergence of self-regulating professions in British Columbia, Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia from Confederation to 1940.</P>
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 30, 2018)
Subject Occupations -- Licenses -- Canada -- Provinces.
Occupations -- Licenses -- Canada.
Professions -- Law and legislation -- Canada -- Provinces.
Professions -- Law and legislation -- Canada.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1487515448 (electronic bk.)
9781487515447 (electronic bk.)