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Published by Macmillan Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire .
Written in English


  • Nursing -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.,
  • Sex differences (Psychology),
  • Nursing -- Practice -- Great Britain.,
  • Nursing.,
  • Gender identity.,
  • Control (Psychology),
  • Social perception.,
  • Stereotyping (Printing),
  • Nursing -- Sociological aspects.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 226-248) and indexes.

StatementMargaret Miers.
SeriesSociology and nursing practice series
LC ClassificationsRT86.5 .M53 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 258 p. ;
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22399465M
ISBN 100333691954, 0333693299

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