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'The weakest link in the chain of nursing'? Recruitment and retention in mental health nursing in England, 1948-68

Chatterton, Claire (2015). 'The weakest link in the chain of nursing'? Recruitment and retention in mental health nursing in England, 1948-68. In: Borsay, Anne and Dale, Pamela eds. Mental Health Nursing: The working lives of paid carers in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Nursing History and Humanities. Manchester University Press, pp. 169–189.

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Abstract

This chapter discusses the reasons where was such severe shortages of mental health nurses in the post war period and analyses the government's responses and the strategies that they used to attempt to ameliorate the problem.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-7190-9693-6, 978-0-7190-9693-8
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS) > Health, Wellbeing and Social Care
Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies (WELS)
Item ID: 53463
Depositing User: Claire Chatterton
Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2018 16:42
Last Modified: 07 Dec 2018 11:02
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/53463
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