Chapter 20. Professions as Disciplinary Cultures

  1. Mark D. Jacobs and
  2. Nancy Weiss Hanrahan
  1. Magali Sarfatti Larson

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch21

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture

How to Cite

Larson, M. S. (2007) Professions as Disciplinary Cultures, in The Blackwell Companion to the Sociology of Culture (eds M. D. Jacobs and N. W. Hanrahan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996744.ch21

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631231745

Online ISBN: 9780470996744

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Keywords:

  • professions;
  • disciplinary cultures;
  • governmentality;
  • classical professions;
  • modernization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Governmentality and the Modernization of Classical Professions

  • The Disciplinary Function of Professions in Theory and Practice