|Title||Understanding the sociology of health|
|Author||Anne-Marie Barry and Chris Yuill|
|Imprint||Thousand Oaks, CA : SAGE, 2012|
|Descript||xvi, 359p. : ill, map ; 24 cm|
Sociological theory: explaining and theorising. -- Concepts of health and medicine. -- Medical power and knowledge. -- Challenging medical dominance. -- Evidence and enquiry: an overview of sociological research. -- Class and health. -- Ethnicity, race and health. -- Gender and health. -- Mental health. -- Sexualities and health. -- Sociology of the body: chronic illness and disability. -- Health, ageing and the life course. -- Places of care. -- Health care in context. -- A brief social history of health and healing. -- Sport, health, exercise and the body. -- Death and dying.
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