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Key Concepts in Medical Sociology

Jonathan Gabe, Michael Bury, Mary Ann Elston - Social Science - 2004 - 256 pages
This title provides a systematic and accessible introduction to medical sociology, beginning each 1500 word entry with a definition of the concept, then examines its origins ...
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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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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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Bryan S. Turner - Social Science - 1988 - 91 pages
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Health and Illness in a Changing Society

Michael Bury - Health & Fitness - 1997 - 230 pages
Health and illness are intensely personal matters. It seems self evident that health is a basic necessity of the 'good life', though it is often taken for granted. Illness, on ...
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The SAGE Dictionary of Health and Society

Kevin White - Social Science - 2006 - 256 pages
"The inter-relationships of health, illness and society are matters of intense and growing research and debate. Kevin White has performed an extraordinary service to anyone who ...
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Critical Perspectives on Mental Health

Vicki Coppock, John Hopton - Medical - 2000 - 208 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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Dictionary of Sociology

Tony Lawson, Joan Garrod - Reference - 2012 - 278 pages
First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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