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Each gives rise to a specific kind of political demand, and all of them become
reinforcements for the dependence of people on medical bureaucracies because
they deal with health care as a form of therapeutic planning and engineering.92 ...
... of deviance, and a new legitimacy for total treatment.97 Medical care, industrial
safety, health education, and psychic reconditioning are all different names for
the human engineering needed to fit populations into engineering systems.
Reactions to impending disaster still take the form of better educational curricula,
more health-maintenance services, or more efficient and less polluting energy
transformers, and solutions are still sought in better engineering of industrial ...
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The most explosive, uncompromising, thoroughly researched attack on the gravest health hazard we face today: our medical system. In this landmark book, one of the most brilliant social critics of our ... Read full review
The Medicalization of Life
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The Imperative of Health: Public Health and the Regulated Body
No preview available - 1995