A Once Charitable Enterprise
- Publication date:September 1982
- Dimensions: 228 x 152 mm
- Weight: 0.53kg
- Available, despatch within 1-2 weeks
A social history of the health care system in New York City from the 1890s through the Progressive Era. Analyzes the dramatic reorganization of the hospital system from a series of idiosyncratic social welfare facilities into rationalized and bureaucratized medical institutions. Examines the political and financial struggles which accompanied the growth of the modern hospital system.