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Compromising Cleanliness: How Outsourcing Keeps Hospital Workers from Doing Their Jobs

Dan Zuberi

in Cleaning Up: How Hospital Outsourcing Is Hurting Workers and Endangering Patients

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450723
eISBN:
9780801469824
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450723.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

This chapter argues that outsourcing has made hospitals less clean and more vulnerable to outbreaks of infectious pathogens. It reveals some of troubling root causes that expose hospital staff and ... More


Alternative Images

Jessica M. Fishman

in Death Makes the News: How the Media Censor and Display the Dead

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780814770757
eISBN:
9780814724361
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814770757.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Television

This chapter identifies the different types of images that the news media use to suggest, but not directly document, the dead. These images capture visual euphemisms and provide sanitized metaphors. ... More


Civilizing Blame

Victoria McGeer

in Blame: Its Nature and Norms

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199860821
eISBN:
9780199332700
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199860821.003.0009
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

Much recent philosophical work on blame is motivated by the project of ‘civilizing blame’: showing it can be a morally acceptable, even constructive feature of human life. This chapter endorses the ... More


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