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4 edition of The Sociology of Health and Illness found in the catalog.

The Sociology of Health and Illness

by Sarah Nettleton

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Published by Polity Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology,
  • Public Health,
  • Medical / Public Health,
  • SOCIAL MEDICINE,
  • Human Services,
  • Nursing - General,
  • Public Policy - Social Services & Welfare,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9825157M
    ISBN 100745628273
    ISBN 109780745628271

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    The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness (9th ed.) by Gregory L. Weiss. The publisher has supplied this book in DRM Free form with digital watermarking. Required software. You can read this eBook on any device that supports DRM-free EPUB or DRM-free PDF format. Perspectives on the sociology of health, healing, and illness --Development of scientific medicine --Influence of the social environment on health and illness --Social epidemiology --Society, disease, and illness --Social stress --Health and illness behavior --Health behavior --Experiencing illness and disability --Health care practitioners and.

    The Committee on Certification in Medical Sociology of the American Sociological Association provided the following elaboration: Medical sociology is the subfield which applies the perspectives, conceptualizations, theories, and methodologies of sociology to phenomena having to do with human health and ashleyllanes.com: Gregory L. Weiss, Lynne E. Lonnquist. More recently Mike has been concerned with self-care in chronic illness, and wider aspects of health policy and medicine. Mike's most recent book is Health and Illness (Polity, ). He has served on a number of public bodies including the MRC and NICE. Mike was the co-editor of Sociology of Health and Illness from to


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