Between Emotional Involvement and Professional Detachment: The Challenges of Nursing in Dutch Mental Institutions (1880-1980)

Harry Oosterhuis*, Cecile Aan de Stegge

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1277-1296
Number of pages20
JournalSocial History of Medicine
Issue number4
Early online dateFeb 2021
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2021


  • Dutch psychiatry
  • mental nursing
  • emotional work
  • coercion
  • sexuality
  • suicide

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