The Resource Nursing the Image : Media, Culture and Professional Identity, (electronic resource)

Nursing the Image : Media, Culture and Professional Identity, (electronic resource)

Label
Nursing the Image : Media, Culture and Professional Identity
Title
Nursing the Image
Title remainder
Media, Culture and Professional Identity
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ideas of 'nursing' and 'nurses' carry a powerful social charge. The image of the nurse continues to be a symbol of caring and of duty at the same time as it projects a view of femininity, 'stereotypical' in its gender relations.How has this image come to be constructed?An empirical investigation of representations of nursing practices in Britain focusing on publicity and promotional materials and their relationship to popular fictional narratives reveals a strong correlation between what are usually described as discrete forms of signification. Recruitment images, provide an im
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hallam, Julia
Dewey number
610.7301
Language note
English
LC call number
RT82 .H348 2000eb
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Nurses
  • Nurses - Great Britain - Public opinion
  • Professional socialization
  • Psychology
  • Public opinion
  • Sex role
  • Psychology, Social
  • Humanism
  • Health Personnel
  • Perception
  • Social Behavior
  • Ethics
  • Mental Processes
  • Health Care Facilities, Manpower, and Services
  • Behavior
  • Occupational Groups
  • Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms
  • Health Care
  • Persons
  • Psychiatry and Psychology
  • Psychological Phenomena and Processes
  • Humanities
  • Philosophy
  • Named Groups
  • Feminism
  • Prejudice
  • Nurses
  • Social Perception
  • Stereotyping
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Nursing
Label
Nursing the Image : Media, Culture and Professional Identity, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Nursing the images: Media, culture and professional identity; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of illustrations; Illustration acknowledgements; Introduction: (Auto)biography, research and feminist cultural studies; 1. Images, identities and selves; Images: nursing and femininity; Identities: nurses and their professional image; Selves: personal conceptions of professional identity; 2. The popular imagination; Reification and recruitment: images in post-war Britain; Irreverence and romance: the 1950s and 1960s; Fascination and aspiration: the romantic ideal
  • Soap, sex and satire: the late 1960s and early 1970s3. The professional imagination; A divided identity; Class divisions: job or profession?; Gender divisions: men enter the picture; Racial divisions: visible differences; Image and identity: Briggs and the image of nursing; 4. The personal imagination; Self-image and uniform identities; Knowing your place: hierarchy, status and the self; Out of place: re-location, racism and the 'other'; The 'proper nurse': self as image, image as self; 5. The contemporary imagination; Recruitment in crisis; Romance in crisis
  • Equal opportunities in crisis: medical dramaCarry on caring; Notes; References and bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9786610018659
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000252297
  • (EBL)165601
  • (OCoLC)49569394
  • (SSID)ssj0000212987
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11201701
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000212987
  • (PQKBWorkID)10140465
  • (PQKB)11035450
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000252297
Label
Nursing the Image : Media, Culture and Professional Identity, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Cover; Nursing the images: Media, culture and professional identity; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; List of illustrations; Illustration acknowledgements; Introduction: (Auto)biography, research and feminist cultural studies; 1. Images, identities and selves; Images: nursing and femininity; Identities: nurses and their professional image; Selves: personal conceptions of professional identity; 2. The popular imagination; Reification and recruitment: images in post-war Britain; Irreverence and romance: the 1950s and 1960s; Fascination and aspiration: the romantic ideal
  • Soap, sex and satire: the late 1960s and early 1970s3. The professional imagination; A divided identity; Class divisions: job or profession?; Gender divisions: men enter the picture; Racial divisions: visible differences; Image and identity: Briggs and the image of nursing; 4. The personal imagination; Self-image and uniform identities; Knowing your place: hierarchy, status and the self; Out of place: re-location, racism and the 'other'; The 'proper nurse': self as image, image as self; 5. The contemporary imagination; Recruitment in crisis; Romance in crisis
  • Equal opportunities in crisis: medical dramaCarry on caring; Notes; References and bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9786610018659
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000252297
  • (EBL)165601
  • (OCoLC)49569394
  • (SSID)ssj0000212987
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11201701
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000212987
  • (PQKBWorkID)10140465
  • (PQKB)11035450
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000252297

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