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The Relevance of social science for medicine

Author: Leon Eisenberg; Arthur Kleinman
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : D. Reidel Pub. Co. ; Hingham, MA : Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Boston, ©1981.
Series: Culture, illness, and healing, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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These include: social epidemiology, health services research, social network analysis, cultural studies of illness behavior, along with chapters on the social labeling of deviance, patterns of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Relevance of social science for medicine.
Dordrecht ; Boston : D. Reidel Pub. Co. ; Hingham, MA : distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Boston, ©1981
(OCoLC)557743401
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Leon Eisenberg; Arthur Kleinman
ISBN: 9027711763 9789027711762 9027711852 9789027711854
OCLC Number: 6863969
Description: x, 422 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Clinical social science / Leon Eisenberg and Arthur Kleinman --
Section 1. How academic physicians view the social sciences. 2. An informal appraisal of the current status of 'medical sociology' / Robert G. Petersdorf and Alvan R. Feinstein --
Section 2. Social supports : influences on health and illness. 3. Physical health and the social environment : a social epidemiological perspective / Lisa F. Berkman --
4. Social network influences on morbid episodes and the career of help seeking / John B. McKinlay --
Section 3. Illness behavior. 5. Sickness and the sickness career : some implications / Andrew C. Twaddle --
6. The sickness impact profile : the relevance of social science to medicine / Marilyn Bergner and Betty S. Gilson --
7. Cultural influences on illness behavior : a medical anthropological approach / Gilbert Lewis --
Section 4. Culture, meaning, and negotiation. 8. The meaning of symptoms : a cultural hermeneutic model for clincial practice / Byron J. Good and Mary-Jo Delvecchio Good --
9. A cultural prescription for mediocentrism / John-Henry Pfifferling --
10. Attributions : uses of social science knowledge in the 'doctoring' of primary care / John D. Stoeckle and Arthur J. Barsky --
11. Structural constraints in the doctor-patient relationship : the case of non-compliance / Irving Kenneth Zola --
12. Doctor-patient negotiation and other social science strategies in patient care / Wayne Katon and Arthur Kleinman --
Section 5. Social labeling and other patterns of social communication. 13. The social labeling perspective on illness and medical practice / Nancy E. Waxler --
14. The double-bind between dialysis patients and their health practioners / Linda Alexander --
Section 6. Sociopolitical and socioeconomic analyses. 15. A Marxist analysis of the health care systems of advanced capitalist societies / Howard Waitzkin --
16. Importance of the economy to the nation's health / M. Harvey Brenner.
Series Title: Culture, illness, and healing, v. 1.
Responsibility: edited by Leon Eisenberg and Arthur Kleinman.

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