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Sociology in Nursing and Healthcare

Hannah Cooke, Susan M. Philpin - Medical - 2008 - 256 pages
This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Nursing practice needs to be informed by an understanding of people and the ...
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A Sociology Of Mental Health And Illness

Rogers, Anne, Pilgrim, David - Medical - 2010 - 327 pages
Providing a clear overview of the major aspects of the sociology of mental health and illness, this text draws on a range of social theories and methods to illustrate its ...
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An Introduction to the Sociology of Health & Illness

Kevin White - Social Science - 2008 - 216 pages
"Kevin White guides us through the many reasons for the centrality of health showing clearly that health and illness are the products not just of our biology but of the society ...
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The Sociology of Healthcare

Alan Clarke - Medical - 2001 - 310 pages
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Regulating Bodies: Essays in Medical Sociology

Professor Bryan S Turner, Bryan S. Turner - Social Science - 2002 - 288 pages
Bryan Turner is generally acknowledged to have been the key figure in opening up the sociological debate about the body. In this coruscating and fascinating book he shows how ...
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Political Anthropology: An Introduction

Ted C. Lewellen - Social Science - 2003 - 262 pages
Standard text for teachers and students of political anthropology.
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Critical Perspectives on Mental Health

Vicki Coppock, John Hopton - Health & Fitness - 2002 - 224 pages
Over the last forty years, there have been numerous attempts to critique the theory and practice of mental health care. Taking its lead from anti-psychiatry, Critical ...
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Understanding the Sociology of Health: An Introduction

Anne-Marie Barry, Chris Yuill - Medical - 2008 - 320 pages
Praise for the First Edition: `The book is a great introduction... it gives the students a sound basis, gets them thinking and gives them the confidence to move on' - Sarah ...
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Foucault, Management and Organization Theory: From Panopticon to ...

Alan McKinlay, Ken Starkey - Business & Economics - 1998 - 246 pages
This volume draws together critical assessments of Michel Foucault's contribution to our understanding of the making and remaking of the modern organization. The volume ...
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