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Mildred Blaxter - Social Science - 2010 - 183 pages
A comprehensive and highly readable introduction to the key debates surrounding the concept of health today. It discusses how health is defined, constructed, experienced and ...
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Max Weber: From History to Modernity

Profesor Bryan S Turner - Social Science - 2002 - 284 pages
This wide-ranging and assured book, written by one of the leading Weber scholars in the English-speaking world, shows us the many sides of Max Weber. The book provides an ...
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Key Concepts in Medical Sociology

Jonathan Gabe, Lee Monaghan - Social Science - 2013 - 256 pages
"Fills an important gap in medical sociology. In an era of information overload, busy scholars and students will appreciate these accessible introductions to the field's key ...
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Citizenship and Capitalism (RLE Social Theory): The Debate over Reformism

Bryan S. Turner - Social Science - 2014 - 172 pages
In this study of politics in capitalist society Bryan Turner explores the development of citizenship as a way of demonstrating the effective use of political institutions by ...
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Bryan S. Turner - Social Science - 1988 - 91 pages
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Sociology: Introductory Readings

Anthony Giddens, Philip W. Sutton - Social Science - 2010 - 347 pages
A strong emphasis has been placed on creating a productive mixture of classic and contemporary readings which is highly readable and lively, yet remains challenging. Whilst ...
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Dictionary of Medical Sociology

William C. Cockerham, Ferris Joseph Ritchey - Medical - 1997 - 169 pages
As a sociological specialty, medical sociology has a distinct history and literature spanning over four decades. This literature is a synthesis of medical and sociological ...
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Orientalism, Postmodernism and Globalism

Professor Bryan S Turner, Bryan S. Turner - Social Science - 2002 - 244 pages
It is often thought that the development of capitalism and the modernization of culture have brought about a profound decline of religious belief and commitment. The history of ...
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