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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Boys In White: A Classic Of Qualitative Research Turns 50
Author: Nunes E.D.
de Barros N.F.
Abstract: This article analyzes Boys in white: student culture in medical school by Howard S. Becker, Blanche Geer, Everett C. Hughes and Anselm Strauss, considered a model of qualitative research in sociology. The analysis investigates the trajectories of the authors, the book, qualitative analysis, and the medical students, emphasizing their importance in the origins of medical sociology and the sociology of medical education. In the trajectory of the authors, bibliographical information is given. The trajectory of qualitative research focuses on how this methodology influences the construction of the field. The investigation of the students’ trajectory shows how they progress through their first years at medical school to build their own student culture.
Editor: Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 10.1590/S0104-59702014000400006
Date Issue: 2014
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