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Doctors at war

Mark de Rond

Doctors at war

life and death in a field hospital

by Mark de Rond

  • 32 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical care,
  • Military Surgery,
  • Military Medicine,
  • Afghan War, 2001-,
  • Military hospitals

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMark de Rond ; foreword by Chris Hedges
    SeriesThe culture and politics of health care work, Culture and politics of health care work
    ContributionsHedges, Chris, writer of foreword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD476.A3 R66 2017
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 150 pages
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26939690M
    ISBN 101501705482
    ISBN 109781501705489
    LC Control Number2016036687
    OCLC/WorldCa956530314

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Book Review published on: Decem Mark de Rond is a professor of organizational ethnography at Cambridge University.

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De Rond, a organizational ethnographer at Cambridge University, was embedded in a field hospital in Afghanistan, where a team of medical personnel from the U.K. and U.S. waited to operate on wounded flown in by helicopter-- allied soldiers, captured enemies, and injured civilians.

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