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Introduction

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter introduces how the book compares the allied health professions, both as a collective and as individual disciplines, in Australia and the UK. Australia and the UK were chosen as a basis ... More


The allied health collective

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the concept of allied health as a confederation of constituent professions. We examine: the way that different jurisdictions define the allied health collective; the rationale ... More


Professionalism meets entrepreneurialism and managerialism1

Rosalie A. Boyce

in Rethinking professional governance: International directions in healthcare

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861349569
eISBN:
9781447303251
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861349569.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter concludes the first part of the book by examining the implications of the new public management (NPM) reforms related to entrepreneurialism and managerialism for professional culture and ... More


Conclusion

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This concluding chapter considers the policy and practice implications of the preceding chapters. Despite the prolific use of the term 'allied health', the analysis brings the reader no closer to a ... More


Diversity in the allied health professions

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0003
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter is dedicated to an analysis of diversity within the allied health professions, including the intersectional relationships between gender, class, ethnicity, interprofessionality and ... More


The established allied health professions

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter explores in detail using the examples of optometry and radiography the early development of the well-established and more mature allied health professions who have had to negotiate their ... More


Emerging allied health professions

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

in The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.003.0005
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter draws on the examples of the professionalisation of operating department practitioners (ODPs), pedorthists and developmental educators (DEs) to examine the pathway to professionalism in ... More


The Allied Health Professions: A Sociological Perspective

Susan Nancarrow and Alan Borthwick

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781447345367
eISBN:
9781447345404
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345367.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

The allied health professions have gained legitimacy through the pursuit of research evidence and the standardisation of practice. Yet there remains very little analysis or understanding of these ... More


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