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Nursing and Social Change - Monica F. Baly

Nursing and Social Change

Paperback Published: 1st December 1994
ISBN: 9780415101981
Number Of Pages: 414

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First published in 1973 and appearing in its second edition in 1980, "Nursing and Social Change" is a well loved and respected text for all students of nursing who wish to understand how their profession has developed in a historical and social context from its earliest beginnings through to the present day. Students have found it invaluable as a comprehensive source of reference which offers a unique combination of scholarship and accessibility. This edition includes the latest research findings on the life and work and Florence Nightingale and has been brought completely up-to-date by the author, with contributions from senior members of the nursing profession to deal with the most recent health service reorganization.

Social Change and Attitudes to Care
Change and Care before the Reformation
The Sixteenth Century Transition
New Approaches to Care
The Growth of Hospitals in Eighteenth Century England
The Deserving and Undeserving Poor
Those of Unsound Mind
Local Government and Sanitary Reform
The Influence of Florence Nightingale
Nursing Reforms Extended
Towards a Health Service
Registration and the Growth of Nursing Organisations
Social Change and Nursing in the Inter-war Years
The Legacy of the Second World War
The National Health Service
Adapting Nursing to New Demands
New Demands on Nursing
Who will nurse the Patients of Tomorrow?
New Problems for Old in the Community
Mental Health Nursing
Health at Work
Nurses as Managers
Nursing Education - `Reports are not Self-Executive'
Nursing Research
Reorganisation in the Health Service
Nursing, Economic Change and Industrial Relations
The Health Problems of the World
International and Inter-Regional Organisations
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ISBN: 9780415101981
ISBN-10: 0415101980
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 414
Published: 1st December 1994
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 2.16
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 3
Edition Type: New edition