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The Sociology of Health and Illness

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First published in 1981, The Sociology of Health and Illness: Critical Perspectives has become an essential resource for anyone interested in health and health care.Fully updated, the eighth edition includes an all new section on the uninsured as well as 10 new readings examining topics such as the failures of health care reform, new trends in medicalization, the growing p ...more
Paperback, 592 pages
Published July 31st 2008 by Worth Publishers (first published September 28th 1982)
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I read this book for my Health & Healing Class. It is a series of essays on various topics.
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