Health Disease & Medicine Pb: An Introduction (Paperback)Murcott (author)
Paperback 320 Pages / Published: 28/02/1999
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This much-needed textbook is the first introduction to health and society which places 'medical sociology' within the wider context of sociology as a whole. Anne Murcott covers successively: * Health and social change * Health and social class * Health, gender and ethnicity * Health and the life course * Health and risky behaviour * Becoming ill: the social process * Practitioner-patient encounters * Hospitals and organizational life * Chronic illness, disability and social identity * Dying and the social construction of death * Medicine in modern society.
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Number of pages: 320
Dimensions: 246 x 171 mm
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