Medicine Health And Society

Author: Hannah Bradby
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1446258459
Size: 77.92 MB
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Sharp, bold and engaging, this book provides a contemporary account of why medical sociology matters in our modern society.

Society And Medicine

Author: Renée Claire Fox
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 1412834597
Size: 54.12 MB
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The essays in this volume pay tribute to the achievements of Rene C. Fox in the fields of medicine and sociology. Many of the contributors are Fox's colleagues and former students from medicine, sociology, nursing, and bioethics.

Medicine In Society

Author: Andrew Wear
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521336390
Size: 53.42 MB
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This book synthesises, through a series of essays, some of the most significant findings of this 'new social history' of medicine. The period covered ranges from ancient Greece to the present time.

Medicine And Society In Ptolemaic Egypt

Author: Philippa Lang
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9004218580
Size: 21.71 MB
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Examing all forms of healing within the specific socioeconomic and environmental constraints of the Ptolemies’ Egypt, this book explores how linguistic, cultural and ethnic affiliations and interactions were expressed in the medical ...

Using Theory To Explore Health Medicine And Society

Author: Peter Kennedy
Publisher: Policy Press
ISBN: 1447319877
Size: 59.65 MB
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pointed out how medicine is extending its jurisdiction over ostensibly nonmedical
matters. ... of public scrutiny and risk consciousness operates, in the wider
movement within capitalism,between traditional modern society and high
modernity.