The Sociology Of The Caring Professions

Author: Pamela Abbott
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781857289039
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This updated and substantially revised second edition of a key textbook, provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the sociology of professions including social work, probation, nursing, midwifery and health visiting. The authors discuss the changing role of the caring professions, focussing on their status and the strategies used to enhance the standing of their members. The Sociology of the Caring Professions is for students of nursing and social work and an important text for courses in social policy and sociology.
The Sociology of the Caring Professions
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Pamela Abbott Pamela Abbott University of Teesside; Liz Meerabeau University of Greenwich., Liz Meerabeau
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-01 - Publisher: Routledge

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'.
The Sociology of the Caring Professions
Language: en
Pages: 275
Authors: Pamela Abbott, Liz Meerabeau
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This updated and substantially revised second edition of a key textbook, provides students with a comprehensive introduction to the sociology of professions including social work, probation, nursing, midwifery and health visiting. The authors discuss the changing role of the caring professions, focussing on their status and the strategies used to
The Sociology of the Caring Professions
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Pamela Abbott University of Teesside, Liz Meerabeau University of Greenwich
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-24 - Publisher: Routledge

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'.
The Sociology of the Professions
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Keith M Macdonald
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-11-13 - Publisher: SAGE

This much-needed book provides a systematic introduction, both conceptual and applied, to the sociology of the professions. Keith Macdonald guides the reader through the chief sociological approaches to the professions, addressing their strengths and weaknesses. The discussion is richly illustrated by examples from and comparisons between the professions in Britain,
Social Policy for Nurses and the Helping Professions
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Stephen Peckham, Elizabeth Meerabeau
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-04-01 - Publisher: Open University Press

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