SOC 475 - Introduction to Medical Sociology
Section: 001
Term: FA 2013
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
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Advisory Prerequisites:
One introductory course in sociology.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The relationship between disease characteristics, people, and providers of service is studied from an ecological, interpersonal, and institutional perspective. The impact of disease on society and the reciprocal impact of society on disease and processes of professionalization of health personnel analyzed as interpersonal systems and as an institutionalized medical care system.

SOC 475 - Introduction to Medical Sociology
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 11:00AM - 1:00PM
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ISBN: 1429255277
The sociology of health & illness : critical perspectives, Publisher: Worth Publishers 2013
ISBN: 9780226066783
Forgive and remember : managing medical failure, Publisher: University of Chicago Press 2003
ISBN: 9780520052680
Deciding who lives : fateful choices in the intensive-care nursery, Author: Anspach, Rene?e R., Publisher: University of California Press 1993
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