skip to content
Health and social change in Russia and Eastern Europe Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Health and social change in Russia and Eastern Europe

Author: William C Cockerham
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
William C. Cockerham's study examines the reasons for the decline in health in Russia and the Eastern European nations. He reveals how poor diet and social reasons are to blame rather than biomedical ones.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William C Cockerham
ISBN: 0415920809 9780415920803 0415920817 9780415920810
OCLC Number: 39399169
Description: xii, 284 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Introduction --
Ch. 2. The Social Determinants of the Decline in Longevity --
Ch. 3. Health Lifestyles: A Theoretical Perspective --
Ch. 4. Russia: Life Expectancy and Social Change --
Ch. 5. Russia: The Current Health Crisis --
Ch. 6. Hungary --
Ch. 7. Poland --
Ch. 8. The Czech Republic and Slovakia --
Ch. 9. Romania --
Ch. 10. Bulgaria --
Ch. 11. East Germany --
Ch. 12. Conclusion.
Responsibility: William C. Cockerham.
More information:

Abstract:

Examines the social causes of the decline in life expectancy in Russia and Eastern Europe. Countries discussed include Russia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and East Germany.  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"All of the empirical and theoretical arguments are succinctly presented, and are quite easy to follow even by those who know very little about social determinants of health or about the former Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39399169> # Health and social change in Russia and Eastern Europe
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "39399169" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medizinische_versorgung> ; # Medizinische Versorgung
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026502> ; # Mortality
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/esperance_de_vie_europe_de_l_est> ; # Espérance de vie--Europe de l'Est
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medecine_sociale_russie> ; # Médecine sociale--Russie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/life_style> ; # Life Style
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/health_policy> ; # Health Policy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Place/russia> ; # Russia.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/social_medicine_europe_eastern> ; # Social medicine--Europe, Eastern
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/social_medicine> ; # Social Medicine
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/952795> ; # Health--Social aspects
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/life_expectancy_trends> ; # Life Expectancy--trends
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sante_aspect_social_russie> ; # Santé--Aspect social--Russie
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245079> ; # Europe, Eastern.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998268> ; # Life expectancy
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/gesundheit> ; # Gesundheit
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/life_expectancy_europe_eastern> ; # Life expectancy--Europe, Eastern
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/362.10947/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/health_social_aspects_europe_eastern> ; # Health--Social aspects--Europe, Eastern
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sociale_gezondheidszorg> ; # Sociale gezondheidszorg
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/life_expectancy_russia_federation> ; # Life expectancy--Russia (Federation)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Place/russland> ; # Russland.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1262050> ; # Russia (Federation)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/levensverwachting> ; # Levensverwachting
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Place/europe_eastern> ; # Europe, Eastern.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortality_trends> ; # Mortality--trends
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/health_social_aspects_russia_federation> ; # Health--Social aspects--Russia (Federation)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Place/osteuropa> ; # Osteuropa.
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortalite_russie> ; # Mortalité--Russie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/gesundheitswesen> ; # Gesundheitswesen
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sante_aspect_social_europe_de_l_est> ; # Santé--Aspect social--Europe de l'Est
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/socioeconomic_factors> ; # Socioeconomic Factors
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122637> ; # Social medicine
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortality_europe_eastern> ; # Mortality--Europe, Eastern
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010113599> ; # Social medicine--Russia (Federation)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/esperance_de_vie_russie> ; # Espérance de vie--Russie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortality_russia_federation> ; # Mortality--Russia (Federation)
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medecine_sociale_europe_de_l_est> ; # Médecine sociale--Europe de l'Est
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sozialer_wandel> ; # Sozialer Wandel
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortalite_europe_de_l_est> ; # Mortalité--Europe de l'Est
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/2586489> ; # William C. Cockerham
   schema:datePublished "1999" ;
   schema:description "William C. Cockerham's study examines the reasons for the decline in health in Russia and the Eastern European nations. He reveals how poor diet and social reasons are to blame rather than biomedical ones."@en ;
   schema:description "Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. The Social Determinants of the Decline in Longevity -- Ch. 3. Health Lifestyles: A Theoretical Perspective -- Ch. 4. Russia: Life Expectancy and Social Change -- Ch. 5. Russia: The Current Health Crisis -- Ch. 6. Hungary -- Ch. 7. Poland -- Ch. 8. The Czech Republic and Slovakia -- Ch. 9. Romania -- Ch. 10. Bulgaria -- Ch. 11. East Germany -- Ch. 12. Conclusion."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/9730612> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Health and social change in Russia and Eastern Europe"@en ;
   schema:productID "39399169" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39399169#PublicationEvent/new_york_routledge_1999> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
   schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&local_base=BVB01&doc_number=008464815&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415920803> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415920810> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9937707> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39399169> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Place/europe_eastern> # Europe, Eastern.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Europe, Eastern." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/esperance_de_vie_europe_de_l_est> # Espérance de vie--Europe de l'Est
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Espérance de vie--Europe de l'Est"@fr ;
   schema:name "Espérance de vie--Europe de l'Est"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/esperance_de_vie_russie> # Espérance de vie--Russie
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Espérance de vie--Russie"@fr ;
   schema:name "Espérance de vie--Russie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/health_social_aspects_russia_federation> # Health--Social aspects--Russia (Federation)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121489> ;
   schema:name "Health--Social aspects--Russia (Federation)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/life_expectancy_trends> # Life Expectancy--trends
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Life Expectancy--trends"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medecine_sociale_europe_de_l_est> # Médecine sociale--Europe de l'Est
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Médecine sociale--Europe de l'Est"@fr ;
   schema:name "Médecine sociale--Europe de l'Est"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medecine_sociale_russie> # Médecine sociale--Russie
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Médecine sociale--Russie"@fr ;
   schema:name "Médecine sociale--Russie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/medizinische_versorgung> # Medizinische Versorgung
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Medizinische Versorgung"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortalite_europe_de_l_est> # Mortalité--Europe de l'Est
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mortalité--Europe de l'Est"@fr ;
   schema:name "Mortalité--Europe de l'Est"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortalite_russie> # Mortalité--Russie
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mortalité--Russie"@fr ;
   schema:name "Mortalité--Russie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/mortality_trends> # Mortality--trends
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mortality--trends"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sante_aspect_social_europe_de_l_est> # Santé--Aspect social--Europe de l'Est
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Santé--Aspect social--Europe de l'Est"@fr ;
   schema:name "Santé--Aspect social--Europe de l'Est"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sante_aspect_social_russie> # Santé--Aspect social--Russie
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Santé--Aspect social--Russie"@fr ;
   schema:name "Santé--Aspect social--Russie"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/sociale_gezondheidszorg> # Sociale gezondheidszorg
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Sociale gezondheidszorg"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/9730612#Topic/socioeconomic_factors> # Socioeconomic Factors
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Socioeconomic Factors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010113599> # Social medicine--Russia (Federation)
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social medicine--Russia (Federation)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026502> # Mortality
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Mortality"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122637> # Social medicine
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social medicine"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1245079> # Europe, Eastern.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Europe, Eastern." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1262050> # Russia (Federation)
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Russia (Federation)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/952795> # Health--Social aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Health--Social aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/998268> # Life expectancy
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Life expectancy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2586489> # William C. Cockerham
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Cockerham" ;
   schema:givenName "William C." ;
   schema:name "William C. Cockerham" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415920803>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415920809" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415920803" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415920810>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0415920817" ;
   schema:isbn "9780415920810" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.