SOC 575 - Sociology of Health and Health Care
Section: 001
Term: WN 2014
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
Credits:
3
Waitlist Capacity:
99
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This course will explore the social aspects of health, medicine, and the health care system. We will examine such issues as the social causation of disease, relationships between doctors and patients, the health care professions, health and health care among women and the poor, and the current health care crises in the U.S. and cross-national contexts.

SOC 575 - Sociology of Health and Health Care
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
29926
Open
7
20Doc Level
-
W 4:00PM - 7:00PM
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ISBN: 9780226262284
Profession of medicine : a study of the sociology of applied knowledge, Author: Freidson, Eliot, 1923-2005., Publisher: University of Chicago Press 1988
Required
ISBN: 1429255277
The sociology of health & illness : critical perspectives, Publisher: Worth Publishers 2013
Required
ISBN: 9780226066783
Forgive and remember : managing medical failure, Author: Charles L. Bosk., Publisher: University of Chicago Press 2. ed. 2003
Required
ISBN: 9780520052680
Deciding who lives : fateful choices in the intensive-care nursery, Author: Anspach, Rene?e R., Publisher: University of California Press 1993
Required
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