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Medicine as Culture Illness, Disease and the Body in Western Societies

ISBN-10: 0761940308
ISBN-13: 9780761940302
Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)
Authors: Deborah Lupton
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Description: This edition provides a broad overview of the way medicine is experienced, perceived and socially constructed in Western societies.

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Book details

List price: $60.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Limited
Publication date: 10/21/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 202
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.110
Language: English

This edition provides a broad overview of the way medicine is experienced, perceived and socially constructed in Western societies.

Deborah Lupton is an independent sociologist. She was formerly Professor of Sociology and Cultural Studies at Charles Sturt University, Australia.

Introduction
Theoretical Perspectives on Medicine and Society
The Body in Medicine
Representations of Medicine, Illness and Disease in Elite and Popular Culture
The Lay Perspective on Illness and Disease
Power Relations and the Medical Encounter
Feminisms and Medicine
Conclusion

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