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Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism,9780252074813

Daring to Care: American Nursing and Second-Wave Feminism

Edition: 1st
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 11/26/2007


Univ. of Maryland, College Park. Offers an examination of the role of nursing in America after second-wave feminism. Includes nursing in the postwar period, nursing and equality feminism, and nursing in the era of difference feminism. For nurse and medical historians. Softcover, hardcover available. DNLM: History of Nursing - United States.

Author Biography

Susan Gelfand Malka is a former nurse and nursing instructor who teaches American and women's history at the University of Maryland.

Table of Contents

List of Figuresp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
List of Abbreviationsp. xv
Introductionp. 1
Nursing in the Postwar Period
Hospitals, Hierarchies, and the Duty to Carep. 13
Nursing Education in the Age of the Apronp. 26
Reforming and Liberating Nursing Educationp. 47
Nursing and Equality Feminism
Nursing Education and the End of the Apronp. 63
Nursing Work, Culture, and Identityp. 89
Nursing in the Era of Difference Feminism
Nursing and the Feminist Enlightenmentp. 119
New Pathways for Nursesp. 135
Epilogue: A More Inclusive Historyp. 163
Notesp. 171
Indexp. 213
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