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Professions and the public interest : medical power, altruism and alternative medicine, Mike Saks

Label
Professions and the public interest : medical power, altruism and alternative medicine
Title
Professions and the public interest
Title remainder
medical power, altruism and alternative medicine
Statement of responsibility
Mike Saks
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
306.4/61
Index
index present
LC call number
RM184
LC item number
.S24 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Professions and the public interest : medical power, altruism and alternative medicine, Mike Saks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 272-299) and indexes
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Contents
Pt. I. Sociology, professions and the public interest: a research framework. 1. The sociology of professions and the professional altruism ideal: a critical review. 2. The development of a viable conception of the public interest. 3. The role of professions: power, interests and causality -- Pt. II. An empirical application: the response of the medical profession to acupuncture in Britain. 4. Alternative medicine: the case of acupuncture. 5. Potential explanations for the rejection of acupuncture in Britain. 6. Acupuncture and British medicine: the influence of professional power and interests. 7. The medical reception of acupuncture in Britain: professional ideologies and the public interest
Control code
000010842991
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
316 p.
Isbn
9780415116688
Lccn
94009582
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.b16474958
System control number
  • rmr5973949
  • (OCoLC)30028188

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