BEATON, Marilyn. WALSH, Jeanette.
Title: From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950 First Edition.
Publisher:  Jesperson Publishing, St. John's, 2004, ISBN:1894377109
Seller ID: 65562
BEATON, Marilyn & Jeanette WALSH. From the Voices of Nurses : An Oral History of Newfoundland Nurses Who Graduated Prior to 1950. (St. John's, NL): Jesperson Publishing, (2004). First Edition. Pp. (5),6-154,(6). 8vo, black illustrated card covers. "Thirty-three nurses who graduated before1950 were interviewed about nursing in communities throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. Their nursing experiences cover a 60 year period and the stories reflectthe nurses; perceptions and feelings about the nursing schol experience, p ractising nursing in various settings and communities, and the changes in the nursing profession throughout their career." Contents :Part I. Nursing Education. 1. Choosing a Career; 2. On Becoming a Nurse; 3. Affiliations; 4.Life as a Student. Part II. Nursing Practice: Life after Graduation. 5. Ge tting a Job; 6. Nursing in Rural Newfoundland; 7. Nursing in General Hospitals; 8. Other Agencies Employing Nurses. Part III. The Outside World and Other Influences. 9. Environmental Influences. Part IV. Then and Now 10. Changes in Nursing. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be a bit cheaper than was quoted. 15.00