The Social Transformation of American Medicine: The rise of a sovereign profession and the making of a vast industry

The Social Transformation of American Medicine: The rise of a sovereign profession and the making of a vast industry

Paul Starr


Winner of the 1983 Pulitzer Prize and the Bancroft Prize in American heritage, this can be a landmark historical past of the way the total American health and wellbeing care approach of medical professionals, hospitals, well-being plans, and executive courses has advanced during the last centuries.

"The definitive social heritage of the clinical career in America....A enormous achievement."—H. Jack Geiger, M.D., New York instances booklet Review

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