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Boys in white

Howard S. Becker

Boys in white

student culture in medical school.

by Howard S. Becker

  • 110 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by ChicagoU. P .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination456p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages456
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20906305M

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“Boys in White explores and describes the students’ developing perspective toward the medical school program and faculty, and ultimately toward the future practice of medicine as indicated by fourth year choices in internships and residencies.

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The most engaging chapters are the ones in which the essence of good qualitative analysis takes the lead, all the attention put to digging up for meaning in other A classic of modern sociology.4/5. Boys in White: Student Culture in Medical School.

The transition from young layman aspiring to be a physician to the young physician skilled in technique Boys in white book confident in his dealings with patients is slow and halting.

To study medicine is generally rated one of the major educational ordeals of American youth. Sep 28,  · Boys in White: Student Culture in Medical School by Blanche Geer, Everett C Hughes, Anselm Strauss, Howard Saul Becker.

Transaction, $/£, pp ISBN This book describes the pioneering study by Howard Becker and his colleagues of how “boys in white”—medical students—become greggdev.com by: 4. --George G. Reader, American Sociological Review This book describes the study by Howard Becker and his colleagues of how boys in white --medical students--become doctors.

It remains a remarkable ethnographic study of how these young men at the University of Kansas lived.4/5(26K). in Boys in white (Becker et al., ).

The book would become a classic of qualitative research, and revisiting it now is not just a chance to pay tribute but also an opportunity to highlight some of the trajectories that crossed paths: those of the authors, of the research effort itself and the final report, that of. Jun 01,  · BOYS IN WHITE is an exceptionally interesting sociological study of the highest technical quality.

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