Authority in the Halls of Science: Women of the Wards [chapter]

2018 Intimate Communities: Wartime Healthcare and the Birth of Modern China, 1937–1945  
Authority in the Halls of Science Women of the Wards Of course the material conditions [in the hospital where I worked] were very bitter; for example, I remember when two male volunteer orderlies worked for less than a day before they tried to run away, and when they were caught and brought back they spent the entire day crying in the hospital. This story illustrates just how hard the life was. Yet we women were willing to eat some bitterness for the war effort, and we've never cried or run away.
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doi:10.1525/luminos.59.e fatcat:3ox6mat5afd53hyqbzc2fi5h4i