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The Handbook of Social Studies in Health and Medicine

Gary L Albrecht, Ray Fitzpatrick, Susan C Scrimshaw - Medical - 2003 - 546 pages
This is the first international and inter-disciplinary social science Handbook on health and medicine. Five years in the making, and building on the insights and advice of an ...
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Modernity, Medicine and Health: Medical Sociology Towards 2000

Graham Scambler, Paul Higgs - Health & Fitness - 1998 - 241 pages
This book establishes the voice of medical sociology in key debates in the social sciences. Concerning modernity, postmodernity, structuralism and poststructuralism issues ...
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Reclaiming Reality: A Critical Introduction to Contemporary Philosophy

Roy Bhaskar - Philosophy - 2010 - 240 pages
Reclaiming Reality provides the most accessible introduction to the increasingly influential multi-disciplinary and international body of thought, known as critical realism. It ...
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The Tyranny of Health: Doctors and the Regulation of Lifestyle

Michael Fitzpatrick - Medical - 2001 - 196 pages
This book exposes the dangers of the explosion of health awareness for both patients and doctors. The author argues that we need to establish a clear boundary between the ...
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Women Ageing: Changing Identities, Challenging Myths

Miriam Bernard - Family & Relationships - 2000 - 207 pages
Women Ageing provides a better understanding of what ageing is like for women and challenges the myths which have grown up around the ageing process. Blending the scholarly ...
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