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Title Sociology of health and health care / edited by Steve Taylor, David Field
Edition Second edition
Published Oxford ; Malden, MA, USA : Blackwell Science, 1997

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 MELB  306.4610941 Tay/Soh 1997  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 256 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Foreword / Roz Osborne -- 1. Sociology, Health and Health Care / S. Taylor -- 2. Health and Health Care in Modern Britain / D. Field and S. Taylor -- 3. Approaches to Health and Health Care / S. Taylor -- 4. Inequalities and Differences in Health / N. Jewson -- 5. Social Integration, Social Support and Health / S. Taylor -- 6. Social Definitions of Health and Illness / D. Field -- 7. Chronic Illness and Physical Disability / D. Field -- 8. Mental Disorders / D. Field and S. Taylor -- 9. Dying, Death and Bereavement / D. Field and V. James -- 10. Family Relationships, Health Status and Health Care / N. Jewson -- 11. Recent Trends in Health Policy: Consumerism and Managerialism / K. Blakemore and A. Symonds -- 12. Nurses and Nursing / A. Symonds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Great Britain. National Health Service.
Nursing -- Social aspects.
Nursing -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Social medicine.
Social medicine -- Great Britain.
National health services -- Great Britain.
Delivery of Health Care.
Sociology, Medical.
State Medicine.
United Kingdom.
Genre/Form Nurses Instruction.
Author Taylor, Steve (Steve D.)
Field, David, 1942-
LC no. 97022077
ISBN 0632040939 paperback