Caring for quality of care: symbolic violence and the bureaucracies of audit

BMC Medical Ethics 16 (1):23 (2015)

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Nathan Emmerich
Australian National University
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This article considers the moral notion of care in the context of Quality of Care discourses. Whilst care has clear normative implications for the delivery of health care it is less clear how Quality of Care, something that is centrally involved in the governance of UK health care, relates to practice
Keywords Care  Quality of care  Ethics of care  Bourdieu  Symbolic violence  Audit
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DOI 10.1186/s12910-015-0006-z
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