Unemployment and Health: A Disaster and a Challenge

Unemployment and Health: A Disaster and a Challenge

by Richard Smith
     
 

Here is the first book to discuss the tremendous physical and mental effects of unemployment on the individual and family. The author, a doctor and journalist, draws from a wide range of sources — historical, medical, psychological, political, and sociological. He reveals how unemployment harms health and describes what is being done now as well as how much

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Here is the first book to discuss the tremendous physical and mental effects of unemployment on the individual and family. The author, a doctor and journalist, draws from a wide range of sources — historical, medical, psychological, political, and sociological. He reveals how unemployment harms health and describes what is being done now as well as how much more could be done. Dr. Smith also tackles the issue of what the disappearance of employment as we know it may mean for health.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192616227
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
10/01/1987
Series:
Oxford Medical Publications
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.06(w) x 7.69(h) x 0.44(d)

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