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The sociology of health, healing, and illness

Author: Gregory L Weiss; Lynne E Lonnquist
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Prentice Hall, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory L Weiss; Lynne E Lonnquist
ISBN: 9780132448352 0132448351
OCLC Number: 183610128
Description: xii, 404 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 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 their relationship with patients --
Physicians and the profession of medicine --
Medical education and the socialization of physicians --
Nurses, mid-level health care practitioners, and allied health workers --
Complementary and alternative medicine --
Physician-patient relationship: background and models --
Professional and ethical obligations of physicians in the physician-patient relationship --
Health care system --
Health care system of the United States --
Health care delivery --
Social implications of advanced health care technology --
Comparative health care systems.
Responsibility: Gregory L. Weiss, Lynne E. Lonnquist.
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"What distinguishes the text is up to date and comprehensive coverage. It really covers all the points you wish to address in an undergraduate medical sociology class."-William Haas, University of Read more...

 
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