Nursing History Review, Volume 6, 1998

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Nursing History Review, Volume 6, 1998

SKU# 9780826111975

Official Journal of the American Association of the History of Nursing


  • Joan E. Lynaugh RN, PhD, FAAN
  • Patricia D’Antonio RN, PhD, FAAN

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Nursing History Review, an annual peer-reviewed publication of the American Association for the History of Nursing, is a showcase for the most significant current research on nursing history. Regular sections include scholarly articles, over a dozen book reviews of the best publications on nursing and health care history that have appeared in the past year, and a section abstracting new doctoral dissertations on nursing history. Historians, researchers, and individuals fascinated with the rich field of nursing will find this an important resource.

Product Details 

  • Publication Date September 01, 1997
  • Page Count 184
  • Product Form Paperback / softback
  • ISBN 13 9780826111975
  • EISBN 9780826196965

Table of Contents 

Editorial, Joan E. Lynaugh
"Strange Young Women on Errands": Obstetric Nursing Between Two Worlds, Judith Walzer Leavitt
Political Women, Professional Nurses, and the Creation of Alberta's District Nursing Service, 1919-1925, Sharon Richardson
"For Zion's Sake": The Emergence of Mormon Nursing, Elaine Shaw Sorensen
An Experiment in Leadership: The Rise of Student Government at Philadelphia General Hospital Training School, 1920-1930, Karen J. Egenes
"Called to a Mission of Charity": The Sisters of St. Joseph in the Civil War, Barbra Mann Wall
"A Somewhat Duskier Skin": Mary Seacole in the Crimea, D.P. Griffon
Alternative Visions: The Nurse-Technology Relationship in the Context of the History of Technology, Julie Fairman
In Memory of Virginia Avenel Henderson, 1897-1996
Subject Index