Nursing History Review

Official Publication of the American Association for the History of Nursing

Patricia D'Antonio Editor



ISSN: 10628061
eISSN: 19381913






Nursing History Review, an annual peer-reviewed publication, is a showcase for the most significant current research on nursing and health care history. Contributors include national and international scholars representing many different disciplinary backgrounds. Regular sections include scholarly articles, reviews of the best books on nursing and abstracts of new doctoral dissertations and health care history, and invited commentaries. Historians, researchers, and individuals fascinated with the rich field of nursing will find this an important resource.

Click here to view a sample article, published in Volume 16, 2008: "Seeds that May Have Been Planted May Take Root": International Aid Nurses and Projects in Professionalism in Postindependence India, 1947-65.

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