The Work of Nurses and Physicians

Compares the value society places on the nursing profession with the value it places on the doctor’s profession.

This paper discusses the work of nurses and physicians. Nursing is considered to be women’s work and women’s work has very little value in our society. Nursing is just as important as medicine and it is actually a profession. However, the reason for the difference in the way that the public sees nurses and doctors is found in gender.