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Nursing the image [electronic resource] : media, culture and professional identity / Julia Hallam.

By: Hallam, Julia, 1952-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2000Description: 1 online resource ([x], 240 p.) : ill.ISBN: 0203171152 (electronic bk.); 9780203171158 (electronic bk.); 0203136020 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader); 9780203136027 (electronic bk. : Adobe Reader).Subject(s): Nurses -- Great Britain -- Public opinion | Public opinion -- Great Britain | Nurses -- Great Britain -- Psychology | Sex role -- Great Britain | Professional socialization -- Great Britain | Nursing -- Social aspects -- Great Britain | Feminist theory | Nurses -- Great Britain | Feminism -- Great Britain | Prejudice -- Great Britain | Social Perception -- Great Britain | Stereotyping -- Great Britain | MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Medical & Surgical | MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Reference | Electronic books | Infirmi�eres -- Grande-Bretagne -- Opinion publique | Opinion publique -- Grande-Bretagne | Infirmi�eres -- Grande-Bretagne -- Psychologie | R�ole selon le sexe -- Grande-Bretagne | Socialisation professionnelle -- Grande-Bretagne | Soins infirmiers -- Aspect social -- Grande-Bretagne | F�eminisme -- PhilosophieGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Nursing the image.DDC classification: 610.73/0941 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of illustrations; Illustration acknowledgements; Introduction: (Auto)biography, research and feminist cultural studies; Images, identities and selves; Images: nursing and femininity; Identities: nurses and their professional image; Selves: personal conceptions of professional identity; The popular imagination; Reification and recruitment: images in post-war Britain; Irreverence and romance: the 1950s and 1960s; Fascination and aspiration: the romantic ideal; Soap, sex and satire: the late 1960s and early 1970s; The professional imagination.
Summary: Julia Hallam considers the 'image' of nursing and how it has been constructed, contributing to the debates surrounding gender and occupational identity.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-230) and index.

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Book Cover; Title; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of illustrations; Illustration acknowledgements; Introduction: (Auto)biography, research and feminist cultural studies; Images, identities and selves; Images: nursing and femininity; Identities: nurses and their professional image; Selves: personal conceptions of professional identity; The popular imagination; Reification and recruitment: images in post-war Britain; Irreverence and romance: the 1950s and 1960s; Fascination and aspiration: the romantic ideal; Soap, sex and satire: the late 1960s and early 1970s; The professional imagination.

Julia Hallam considers the 'image' of nursing and how it has been constructed, contributing to the debates surrounding gender and occupational identity.

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