Princeton University Library Catalog

Medical sociology / William C. Cockerham.

Author:
Cockerham, William C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Upper Saddle River, NJ : Pearson Prentice Hall, c2012.
Εdition:
12th ed.
Description:
xiii, 418 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents:
Medical sociology -- Epidemiology -- The social demography of health : social class -- The social demography of health : gender, age, and race -- Social stress and health -- Health behavior and lifestyles -- Illness behavior -- The sick role -- Doctor-patient interaction -- Healing options -- Physicians -- The physician in a changing society -- Nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, and midwives -- The hospital in society -- Health care reform and social policy in the United States -- Global health care.
Subject(s):
Social medicine [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780205054183 (alk. paper)
  • 0205054188 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2010046853
OCLC:
678397611
RCP:
C - O