Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Digital Health: Critical and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives” as Want to Read:
Digital Health: Critical and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives
The rise of digital health technologies is, for some, a panacea to many of the medical and public health challenges we face today. This is the first book to articulate a critical response to the techno-utopian and entrepreneurial vision of the digital health phenomenon. Deborah Lupton, internationally renowned for her scholarship on the sociocultural and political aspects ...more
Paperback, 170 pages
Published August 22nd 2017 by Routledge
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Start your review of Digital Health: Critical and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives
I really enjoy reading Lupton's work - there's some challenging bits to engage with (any new theory in particular requires some thought), but there's also a lot that is familiar to work that I've done over the past few years. I remember meeting Lupton at a conference years ago, and still follow on Twitter, and her work covers a lot of areas that I'm interested in (digital, health, body image) - she is clearly one of the leading voices in digital health, and puts the material together well - as a ...more