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Conclusion

Matthew Desmond

in On the Fireline: Living and Dying with Wildland Firefighters

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226144085
eISBN:
9780226144078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226144078.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This concluding chapter is divided into four parts, the first of which summarizes the main arguments of the book and explains how they challenge various currents of sociological knowledge. The second ... More


Nursing: What It Is and What It Is Not

James Kelly

in Where Night Is Day: The World of the ICU

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451683
eISBN:
9780801467653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451683.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

In this chapter, the author talks about what nursing is and what it is not. He begins by citing Florence Nightingale's 1859 book Notes on Nursing, subtitled What It Is and What It Is Not. It was ... More


The impact of education on professional identity

Kåre Heggen and Lars Inge Terum

in Social and Caring Professions in European Welfare States: Policies, Services and Professional Practices

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447327196
eISBN:
9781447327202
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327196.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter discusses what impact education has on professional identity. Since the formation of professional identity is part of a process of socialisation, the chapter examines the impact of ... More


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