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Red and white is always right : perspectives from a group of ambulance workers

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dc.contributor.author Liddell, Nicole E.
dc.date.accessioned 2008-09-17T17:37:30Z
dc.date.available 2008-09-17T17:37:30Z
dc.date.copyright 1993 en
dc.date.issued 2008-09-17T17:37:30Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2429/2161
dc.description.abstract From its European founders through to the "Chicago School" and up to the contemporary concerns of ethnomethodology, the study of work and occupations has been a central concern of sociological research. Based on data collected by participant observation and unstructured interviewing, this study presents an analytic portrayal of the work routines of Emergency Medical Assistants in Vancouver, BC. Topics discussed include work routines, local understandings of events, and interrelationships between emergency personnel, their colleagues, and others. A series of appendices provides details of specialized language, researcher access, and the researcher's personal relationship to the field. en
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dc.language.iso eng en
dc.relation.ispartof Retrospective Theses and Dissertations, 1919-2007 en
dc.relation.ispartofseries UBC Retrospective Theses Digitization Project [http://www.library.ubc.ca/archives/retro_theses/]
dc.title Red and white is always right : perspectives from a group of ambulance workers en
dc.type Text
dc.degree.name Master of Arts - MA en
dc.degree.discipline Sociology en
dc.degree.grantor University of British Columbia
dc.date.graduation 1993-11 en
dc.type.text Thesis/Dissertation en
dc.description.affiliation Arts, Faculty of en
dc.degree.campus UBCV en
dc.description.scholarlevel Graduate en

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