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Exploring the dangerous trades

Alice Hamilton

Exploring the dangerous trades

the autobiography of Alice Hamilton, M.D.

by Alice Hamilton

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Published by Northeastern University Press in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970.,
    • Physicians -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Women physicians -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Toxicologists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Medicine, Industrial -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementwith a foreword by Barbara Sicherman ; with illustrations by Norah Hamilton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR154.H238 A34 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 433 p., [9] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages433
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2537949M
      ISBN 100930350812
      LC Control Number85018876
      OCLC/WorldCa12421029

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      Exploring the Dangerous Trades: The Autobiography of Alice Hamilton MD Posted on February 1, by Working Women Dr. Alice Hamilton wanted . “The Poisonous Occupations in Illinois”: Physician Alice Hamilton Explores the “Dangerous Trades” at the Turn of the Century by Alice Hamilton. Nineteenth-century laborers faced a variety of work-related ailments: from rheumatism and pneumonia to .

      Great strides have been made in workplace safety and health since Dr. Alice Hamilton and her colleagues began their historic investigation of occupationally related illnesses, as chronicled in her book, Exploring the Dangerous Trades. 1 However, as long as the cost of any job is an injury, illness, or death that results in physical, financial.   It was then that she began a tireless pursuit of what she called “exploring the dangerous trades.” In , Hamilton became the first woman faculty member at Harvard Medical School, albeit on Author: Dr. Howard Markel.


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Alice Hamilton (Febru – Septem ) was an American physician, research scientist, and author who is best known as a leading expert in the field of occupational health and a pioneer in the field of industrial toxicology.

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[Alice Hamilton] -- Autobiografie van Alice Hamilton, de eerste vrouw die toegelaten werd op de Harvard Medical School. Zij werkte naast haar medische vakgebied op het terrein van arbeidsvraagstukken. Empire Kanal Book. LIthopolis. Illinois River Project Photobook. iCompost. Meta-Japanese Sewn Books.

holmBred. Exploring the Dangerous Trades. Story of the Malakand Field Force. ILRP - Acquisition Prototype booklet. Waging on Aging Centurions. Doppler Shifts. Metacontrast. Tracing the Path of a Ray of Light. Her commitment to making her life count led her to combined roles as scientific researcher, skillful negotiator, labor organizer, and vocal and tireless crusader for social reform.

In Exploring the Dangerous Trades, she recounts the story of her remarkable life with wit and forthrightness. v. exploring the dangerous trades –; vi. the war years –; vii. the harvard years –; viii.

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Hamilton is one of the great pioneers in industrial hygiene. Her autobiography is a readable, diary-like record of her experiences in industrial hygiene intermingled with her thoughts and actions outside her professional field. Deep sincerity and a .Exploring the Dangerous Trades by Alice Hamilton, M.D.

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