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Debates surrounding women's admission to the medical profession

Laura Kelly

in Irish Women in Medicine, c. 1880s-1920s: Origins, Education and Careers

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780719088353
eISBN:
9781781704622
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719088353.003.0002
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the arguments for and against women in medicine that proliferated in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Opponents of women in medicine argued that women were ... More


Whose Space is it Anyhow?

Sheldon Rothblatt

in History of Universities: Volume XXIX / 1

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198779919
eISBN:
9780191825927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198779919.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the existence of the ‘physical university’, a subject so comprehensive and so wide-ranging that approaches to it diverge even more than is customary in collections. From its ... More


The Australian Colonies

Stuart King and Julie Willis

in Architecture and Urbanism in the British Empire

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
October 2016
ISBN:
9780198713326
eISBN:
9780191781766
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713326.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

Australian architecture began with the traditional structures built by its indigenous inhabitants, from permanent stone structures to lightweight impermanent shelters. The arrival of colonists in ... More


Historical Writing in Australia and New Zealand

Stuart Macintyre

in The Oxford History of Historical Writing: Volume 4: 1800-1945

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199533091
eISBN:
9780191804359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199533091.003.0021
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines history writing in Australia and New Zealand. History writing in those regions began under British rule and it adapted British institutions and practices and integrated them ... More


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