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Early Sociology of Health and Illness: Six Volume Set
     

Early Sociology of Health and Illness: Six Volume Set

by Kevin White
 

ISBN-10: 0415252016

ISBN-13: 9780415252010

Pub. Date: 07/25/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Providing access to historical sources on the development of the sociology of medicine, this set includes documents and articles from the mid-nineteenth century through to the early twentieth. The period was one of transition - from a belief in the religious and natural causes of disease, to first a social then a scientific explanation.
The set also charts the

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Providing access to historical sources on the development of the sociology of medicine, this set includes documents and articles from the mid-nineteenth century through to the early twentieth. The period was one of transition - from a belief in the religious and natural causes of disease, to first a social then a scientific explanation.
The set also charts the historical development of the sociology of health: the concept of health, its extension to workers, women and children, and its consolidation as a key social feature of nineteenth century capitalist societies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415252010
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/25/2001
Series:
Making of Sociology Series
Pages:
2560
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.80(h) x 5.90(d)

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