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Author Cockerham, William C.

Title Health and social change in Russia and Eastern Europe / William C. Cockerham
Published New York : Routledge, 1999
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 284 pages) : illustrations
Contents Book Cover; Title; Contents; Consultants; Preface; Introduction; The Social Determinants of the Decline in Longevity; Health Lifestyles: A Theoretical Perspective; Russia: Life Expectancy and Social Change; Russia: The Current Health Crisis; Hungary; Poland; The Czech Republic and Slovakia; Romania; Bulgaria; East Germany; Conclusion
Summary Examines the social causes of the decline in life expectancy in Russia and Eastern Europe. Countries discussed include Russia, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic and East Germany
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-275) and indexes
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Subject Health -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Health -- Social aspects -- Russia (Federation)
Life expectancy -- Russia (Federation)
Mortality -- Europe, Eastern.
Mortality -- Russia (Federation)
Life expectancy -- Europe, Eastern.
Social medicine -- Europe, Eastern.
Social medicine -- Russia (Federation)
Social Medicine.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 98029877
ISBN 0203905237
0203906470 (electronic bk.)
0415920817 (paperback)
9780203906477 (electronic bk.)
9780415920810 (paperback)