For Medical Sociology, Sociology of Health, and Sociology of Health and Illness courses taught at the junior/senior level in sociology and allied health departments.
Offers a student-friendly overview of the field of medical sociology.
This student-friendly text providesan in-depth overview of the field of medical sociology, offering solid coverage of traditional topicswhile providing significant coverage of current issues related to health, healing, and illness. This text integrates recent research in medical sociology and emphasizes the importance of race, class, and gender throughout.
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