Princeton University Library Catalog

The social fabric of health : an introduction to medical anthropology / John M. Janzen.

Author:
Janzen, John M. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Boston : McGraw Hill, c2002.
Description:
xiv, 313 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-285) and index.
Contents:
ch. 1. Introducing Medical Anthropology -- ch. 2. The Origins and Theories of Medical Anthropology -- ch. 3. The Fabric of Health -- ch. 4. Population and Disease: The Changing Indicators of Health -- ch. 5. The Lifecourse: Birthing, Living, and Dying -- ch. 6. Personhood, Liminality, and Identity -- ch. 7. The Transforming Signs of Sickness and Healing -- ch. 8. Medical Knowledge -- ch. 9. Power and Organization in Medicine -- ch. 10. Shaping the Fabric of Health.
Subject(s):
Medical anthropology [Browse]
ISBN:
0070328315
LCCN:
2001092036
OCLC:
48473139
RCP:
C - S