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The Sociology of Health and Health Care in Israel (Studies of Israeli Society, Vol 5)

Aaron Antonovsky

The Sociology of Health and Health Care in Israel (Studies of Israeli Society, Vol 5)

by Aaron Antonovsky

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Published by Transaction Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Illness & addiction: social aspects,
  • Medicine: General Issues,
  • Sociology (General),
  • Sociology Of Medicine,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Middle East - General,
  • History / Middle East

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages391
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9431261M
    ISBN 100887383084
    ISBN 109780887383083

      A wide-ranging collection of both classic writings and more recent articles in the sociology of health and illness, this reader is organized into the following sections: * health beliefs and knowledge* inequalities and patterning of health and illness* professional and patient interaction* chronic illness and disability* evaluation and politics in health care. The book is topical and unique in its approach, combining commentary and analysis of classic debates in medical sociology with contemporary issues in health care policy and practice. The content is wide-ranging, including chapters on: health scares, therapy culture, new dimensions of international health, changes in health care organisation and.

    America, Britain and Australia Compared. Author: F. Collyer. Publisher: Springer ISBN: Category: Social Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» This book studies the sociology of health and medicine across three different countries, the USA, UK and Australia, examining the nature of disciplines and their specialties and posing sociological questions about the formation of. ©— Bioethics Research Library Box Washington DC

    I bought another book on the same topic for around £20 and I have to say I used them equally for teaching my sociology of health unit. Covers in a good amount of detail the main topics. Big sections of the book are dedicated to inequalities in health. Language level is clear but with enough depth for a level 3 course (pre university).Reviews: 4.   Extremely student friendly and completely up to date, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 7th Edition delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that includes both micro- and macro-level topics. The text exposes the sociological and ethical dilemmas of modern health care and challenges students to think analytically, while its .


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The Sociology of Health and Health Care in Israel (Studies of Israeli Society, Vol 5) by Aaron Antonovsky Download PDF EPUB FB2

: The Sociology of Health and Health Care in Israel (Studies of Israeli Society) (): Antonovsky, Aaron: Books. Introduction: The sociology of health in Israel: a critical view / Judith T.

Shuval & Aaron Antonovsky --Employment and ill-health among women in Israel / Noah Lewin-Epstein --The effect of border tension on the adjustment of Kibbutzim and Moshavim on the northern border of Israel / Chaya Zuckerman-Bareli --Mental health, traditional beliefs.

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This new edition leads students through the complexities of the evolving. - Sociology "This book takes a bold step in pointing new directions for sociological and social-historical studies of health and health care." - Social History of Medicine Throughout the book, the division of labour in health care, especially as it relates Cited by:   I would recommend this book to students on Public Health, Epidemiology, Health Studies and Sociology programmes.

-- Kylie Baldwin. In the modern world the causes and consequences of illness have become increasingly complex and contested with corresponding changes in health-care delivery and the training of medical s: 3. Healthcare in Israel is universal and participation in a medical insurance plan is compulsory.

All Israeli residents are entitled to basic health care as a fundamental right. The Israeli healthcare system is based on the National Health Insurance Law ofwhich mandates all citizens resident in the country to join one of four official health insurance organizations, known as Kupat Holim.

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The Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care: A Critical Approach 7th - Ebookgroup The Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care: A Critical Approach 7th. William C. Cockerham is Professor and Chair of the Sociology Department at the University of Alabama, with dual appointments in the School of Medicine and the School of Public Health.

He is the author of The Global Society (), The Aging Society (), Health and Social Change in Russia and Eastern Europe (), Sociology of Mental Disorder (fifth edition, ), and Medical Sociology.

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The Tenth Edition of The Sociology of Health and Illness: Critical Perspectives addresses the crucial issues in this field with over 45 readings (1/3 of which are new to this edition) from the scholarly literature on health and medicine, thus providing students with the most balanced and comprehensive analysis of health care today.

Extremely student friendly and completely up to date, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 6e delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that includes both micro and macro-level topics.

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As noted earlier, the quality of health and health care differs greatly around the world and within the United States.Sociological Perspectives on Health, Illness and Health Care identifies three key issues in the sociology of health: researching health, issues surrounding illness in major client/patients groups such as children and the elderly, and the factors influencing the provision of health care.

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Each chapter in the book has been revised and updated, with substantial new material in particular on the sociology of diagnosis, body work, and a whole new chapter on the Reviews: 9.