Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Handling the Sick: The Women of St. Luke's and the Nature of Nursing, 1892-1937” as Want to Read:
Handling the Sick: The Women of St. Luke's and the Nature of Nursing, 1892-1937
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Handling the Sick: The Women of St. Luke's and the Nature of Nursing, 1892-1937

3.33  ·  Rating details ·  3 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Handling the Sick is the story of 838 women who entered St. Luke's Hospital Training School for Nurses, St. Paul, Minnesota, from 1892 to 1937. Their story addresses a fundamental question about nursing that has yet to be answered: is nursing a craft or a profession? It also addresses the colliding visions of nursing factions that for more than a century have disagreed on ...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published March 1st 2004 by Ohio State University Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Handling the Sick, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Handling the Sick

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-7)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Eileen
Feb 06, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Well, I wrote this book. I think it is wonderful. ;-)
Ashley
rated it it was ok
Apr 15, 2009
Audrey
rated it liked it
Jul 10, 2012
Aubria
added it
Aug 23, 2014
Heather
marked it as to-read
Feb 15, 2015
Jire
added it
May 08, 2017
Lynn
marked it as to-read
Aug 21, 2017
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »