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Handbook of social studies in health and medicine

Author: Gary L Albrecht; Ray Fitzpatrick; Susan Scrimshaw
Publisher: London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book brings together world-class figures to provide an indispensable, comprehensive resource book on social science, health and medicine.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gary L Albrecht; Ray Fitzpatrick; Susan Scrimshaw
ISBN: 0761942726 9780761942726
OCLC Number: 52370375
Description: xxvii, 545 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Gary L. Albrecht, Ray Fitzpatrick and Susan C. Scrimshaw --
The History of the Changing Concepts of Health and Illness: Outline of a General Model of Illness Categories / Bryan S. Turner --
Social Theorizing About Health and Illness / David Armstrong --
Classification and Process in Sociomedical Understanding: Towards a Multilevel View of Sociomedical Methodology / Robert A. Rubinstein, Susan C. Scrimshaw and Suzanne E. Morrissey --
The Social Construction of Medicine and the Body / Deborah Lupton --
A Taxonomy of Research Concerned with Place and Health / Ralph Catalano and Kate E. Pickett --
The Globalization of Health and Disease: The Health Transition and Global Change / Emily C. Zielinski Gutierrez and Carl Kendall --
The Social Causation of Health and Illness / Johannes Siegrist --
Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health: Integrating Individual-, Community-, and Societal-Level Theory and Research / Stephanie A. Robert and James S. House --
Gender and Health / Sandra D. Lane and Donald A. Cibula --
Critical Perspectives on Health and Aging / Carroll L. Estes and Karen W. Linkins --
The Social Context of the New Genetics / Sarah Cunningham-Burley and Mary Boulton --
Cultural Variation in the Experience of Health and Illness / Ann McElroy and Mary Ann Jezewski --
Ethnography and Network Analysis: The Study of Social Context in Cultures and Societies / Robert T. Trotter II --
Personal Experience of Illness / Arthur Kleinman and Don Seeman --
Clinical Narratives and the Study of Contemporary Doctor-Patient Relationships / Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good and Byron J. Good --
Accounting for Disease and Distress: Morals of the Normal and Abnormal / Margaret Lock --
Experiencing Chronic Illness / Kathy Charmaz --
The Global Emergence of Disability / Gary L. Albrecht and Lois M. Verbrugge --
Reproduction and Assisted Reproductive Technologies / Helena Ragone and Sharla K. Willis --
Health-Care Utilization and Barriers to Health Care / Judith D. Kasper --
Concepts and Measurement of Health Status and Health-Related Quality of Life / Colleen A. McHorney --
Health Behavior: From Research to Community Practice / Thomas R. Prohaska, Karen F. Peters and Jan S. Warren-Findlow --
The Medical Profession: Knowledge, Power, and Autonomy / David Coburn and Evan Willis --
The Sociological Character of Health-Care Markets / Donald W. Light --
Medical Uncertainty Revisited / Renee C. Fox --
Alternative Health Practices and Systems / Sarah Cant and Ursula Sharma --
Comparative Health Systems: Emerging Convergences and Globalization / Linda M. Whiteford and Lois LaCivita Nixon --
The Patient's Perspective Regarding Appropriate Health Care / Angela Coulter and Ray Fitzpatrick --
Consumer and Community Participation: a Reassessment of Process, Impact, and Value / Deena White --
An Expanded Conceptual Framework of Equity: Implications for Assessing Health Policy / Lu Ann Aday --
Resources and Rationing: Managing Supply and Demand in Health Care / Stephen Harrison and Michael Moran --
Reconfiguring Health Policy: Simple Truths, Complex Solutions / Steven Lewis, Marcel Saulnier and Marc Renaud.
Other Titles: Social studies in health and medicine
Responsibility: edited by Gary L. Albrecht, Ray Fitzpatrick, and Susan C. Scrimshaw.
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