Princeton University Library Catalog

The cultural context of health, illness, and medicine / Elisa J. Sobo and Martha O. Loustaunau.

Author:
Sobo, Elisa Janine, 1963- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Santa Barbara, Calif. : Praeger, c2010.
Εdition:
2nd ed.
Description:
xviii, 268 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Martha Loustaunau is first named author on previous edition.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The concept of culture -- The health-related consequences of social structure -- Health and illness over the life course -- Therapeutic modalities : a cross-cultural perspective -- Biomedicine : emergence and evolution in cultural context -- Reforming medicine -- Developing cultural sensitivity -- Putting ideas into practice : complex contemporary challenges.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780313377600 (hard copy : alk. paper)
  • 031337760X (hard copy : alk. paper)
  • 9780313377853 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0313377855 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780313377617 (eISBN)
  • 0313377618 (eISBN)
LCCN:
2010014928
OCLC:
607465554
Other standard number:
  • 99941893110
Related name:
RCP:
C - S