The Resource To Heal and To Serve : Women Army Doctors in World War Two, (electronic resource)

To Heal and To Serve : Women Army Doctors in World War Two, (electronic resource)

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To Heal and To Serve : Women Army Doctors in World War Two
Title
To Heal and To Serve
Title remainder
Women Army Doctors in World War Two
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Language
eng
Summary
The book covers the subject of WWII women medical officers in-depth--something that has not been previously attempted. Since commissioning was not granted until April of 1943, their Army service was relatively short, and for the majority of the women medical officers, it was only an interlude in their professional lives. This brings up several questions. What were their lives like before they volunteered? What did they do when they were in the Army? How did crossing gender lines affect their wartime military experiences? What career paths did they follow in postwar years?Mercedes Graf has unco
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
940.547573
Index
no index present
LC call number
D807.U6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
To Heal and To Serve : Women Army Doctors in World War Two, (electronic resource)
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To Heal and To Serve : Women Army Doctors in World War Two, (electronic resource)
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https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/ZnJlYWQ6OTc4MTU1NTcxNzQ1Mjpl
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Copyright; To Heal and To Serve; Foreword; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: Pioneer Women Doctors Campaign for Wartime Service; Chapter One: From Pioneer Women Doctors Abroad to "Joining the Home Team"; Chapter Two: From Contract Surgeon to Army Medical Officer; Chapter Three: Enter the Women Neuropsychiatrists/Psychiatrists; Chapter Four: "Specialization as a Mark of Expertise": Women Doctors in Internal Medicine, Pathology, Anesthesiology, and Orthopedics; Chapter Five: "Narrowing the Field": Women Doctors in Radiology, Preventive Medicine, Surgery, and Other Areas
  • Chapter Six: More than They Expected: Nonspecialists and OtherProblems in ServiceChapter Seven: "I Do Not Regret Having Had the Opportunity to Serve My Country":A Look Back at Women'sExperiences as Medical Officersin the United States Army; Appendix; About the Author
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ocn865331863
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Extent
1 online resource (369 pages).
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781555717452
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) f865331863
  • (CaAE) f865331863

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