5 edition of sociology of health, illness, and health care found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-470) and index.
|LC Classifications||RA418.3.U6 W46 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 476 p. :|
|Number of Pages||476|
|LC Control Number||95000303|
The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness (9th ed.) by Gregory L. Weiss. With thorough coverage of inequality in health care access and practice, this leading textbook has been widely acclaimed by teachers as the most accessible of any available. It introduces and integrates recent research in medical sociology and emphasizes the importance. This engaging text provides a sociological perspective on health, illness, and health care. Serving as an introduction to medical sociology for undergraduate and graduate students, it also presents a summary of the field for medical sociologists and for public health scholars and : Steven E. Barkan.
A comprehensive presentation of the major topics in medical sociology. The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness, 8/e by Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist provides an in-depth overview of the field of medical sociology. The authors provide solid coverage of traditional topics while providing significant coverage of current issues related to health, healing, and illness. This book provides an accessible and highly readable introduction to the Sociology of Health and Illness through the inclusion of key theorists, concepts, and theories with reference to contemporary health concerns and recent relevant research.
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March Editorial. Sociology of Health & Illness is an international journal which publishes sociological articles on all aspects of health, illness, medicine and health care. We welcome empirical and theoretical contributions in this field in the form of original research reports or review articles.
The Tenth Edition of The Sociology of Health and Illness: Critical Perspectives addresses the crucial issues in this field with over 45 readings (1/3 of which are new to this edition) from the scholarly literature on health and medicine, thus providing students with the most balanced and comprehensive analysis of health care today.
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Sociology Chapter One 4 Categories for how sociologists research health, illness, and health care: o How social forces promotes health and illness; why some groups suffer more illness than others (historical changes in social life can explains changes in patterns of illness) o Study specific experiences of those who live with illness each day (how illness affects sense of identity.
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The book will aid readers' understanding of how sociological approaches are crucial to understanding the impact that health and illness have on the behaviour, attitudes, beliefs, and.
The sociology of health and illness, alternatively the sociology of health and wellness (or simply health sociology), examines the interaction between society and objective of this topic is to see how social life affects morbidity and mortality rate, and vice versa.
This aspect of sociology differs from medical sociology in that this branch of sociology discusses health and illness.
The social sources of illness --The social distribution of illness in the United States --Disease in the less developed countries --The social meanings of illness --The experience of chronic illness and disability --The sociology of mental illness --The profession of medicine --Other health care providers --Health care settings --The U.S.Get this from a library!
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