Identidade e participação política – o caso dos Enfermeiros nas eleições Autárquicas de 2013


political participation
social representation

How to Cite

Gomes, B., & Pires, J. (2019). Identidade e participação política – o caso dos Enfermeiros nas eleições Autárquicas de 2013. Political Observer | Revista Portuguesa De Ciência Política, (11), 101-118.


This study is an attempt to empirically study the political participation of nurses, in this case as candidates in the municipal elections of September 2013. Attempts have been made to answer the question of who they are as professionals and in what way their profession influences the candidacy itself in programmatic terms, regardless of the party or political movement in which they participate. In addition, we tried to understand how nurses see the profession itself. We think that we have been able to obtain initial data that will allow a further theoretically substantiated analysis.


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