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The Sociology of the Caring Professions

1st Edition

Edited by Pamela Abbott University of Teesside; Liz Meerabeau University of Greenwich.

Routledge

288 pages

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Paperback: 9781857289039
pub: 1998-10-22
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Description

This text provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the sociology of professions. It covers social work, probation, nursing, midwifery and health visiting and looks at key topics such as control and legal relationships, the relationship of gender and care, and the 'new managerialism'.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEA000000
HEALTH & FITNESS / General