Princeton University Library Catalog

Contemporary theorists for medical sociology / edited by Graham Scambler.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
New York : Routledge, 2012.
Description:
x, 202 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Critical studies in health and society. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction theory, theorists and the sociology of health / Graham Scambler -- Foucault, health and healthcare / Alan Petersen Chapter -- Consuming bodies : Zygmunt Bauman on the difference between fitness and health / Paul Higgs -- Jurgen Habermas : politics and morality in health and medicine / Gemma Edwards -- Luhmann's social systems theory, health and illness / Barry Gibson and Olga Boiko -- Bourdieu and the impact of health and illness in the lifeworld / Sasha Scambler -- Merleau-Ponty, medicine and the body / Nick Crossley -- World system theory and the epidemiological transition / Martin Hyde And Anthony Rosie -- Archer, morphogenesis and the role of agency in the sociology of health inequalities / Graham Scambler -- Deleuze and Guattari / Nick Fox -- Health and medicine in the information age : Castells, informational capitalism and the network society / Simon Williams.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780415597821 (hardback)
  • 041559782X (hardback)
  • 9780415597838 (pbk.)
  • 0415597838 (pbk.)
  • 9780203122686 (ebook)
  • 0203122682 (ebook)
LCCN:
2011041146
OCLC:
659750707
Other standard number:
  • 99949405312
Related name:
RCP:
C - S