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The Making of Rehabilitation

A Political Economy of Medical Specialization, 1890-1980

Glenn Gritzer (Author), Arnold Arluke (Author)

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Focusing on the history of one medical field—rehabilitation medicine—this book provides the first systematic analysis of the underlying forces that shape medical specialization, challenging traditional explanations of occupational specialization.
Glenn Gritzer is Associate Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at Long Island University. Arnold Arluke is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Northeastern University, Boston.

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