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ERIC Number: EJ465042
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0730-8884
Eliot Freidson's Contribution to the Sociology of Professions.
Brint, Steven
Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal, v20 n3 p259-78 Aug 1993
Freidson's contributions include a new concept of professions rooted in social organization of labor markets; analysis of professional control resulting from knowledge monopolies and gatekeeping activities; and defense of professions against critics who view their powers as unnecessary or harmful. (SK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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