Labour in the laboratory : medical laboratory workers in the Maritimes, 1900-1950 / Peter L. Twohig.

"Medical laboratory technology is currently the third largest health profession in Canada but those who work in it remain largely invisible, both to the public and in the literature. In Labour in the Laboratory Peter Twohig examines the origins of the laboratory workforce in the Maritime provin...

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Main Author: Twohig, Peter
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2005.
Series:McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services (Hannah Institute) studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 23.
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Table of Contents:
  • Contents
  • Figures and Tables
  • Acknowledgments
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Illustrations
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Laboratory Work in the Maritimes: The Institutional Context
  • 3 The Content of Laboratory Work
  • 4 Not Just Bench Warmers: Labour in the Laboratory
  • 5 Diffuse Roles and Multitasking
  • 6 Recruitment, Mobility, and Wages
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • A
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  • I
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