SOC 575 - Sociology of Health and Health Care
Section: 001
Term: FA 2017
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
May not be repeated for credit.
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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)
2Graduate Standing
Tu 3:00PM - 6:00PM
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ISBN: 9780520052680
Deciding who lives : fateful choices in the intensive-care nursery, Author: Anspach, Rene?e R., Publisher: University of California Press 1993
ISBN: 9780226066783
Forgive and remember : managing medical failure, Author: Charles L. Bosk, Publisher: University of Chicago Press 2. ed. 2003
ISBN: 9780226262284
Profession of medicine : a study of the sociology of applied knowledge, Author: Freidson, Eliot, 1923-2005., Publisher: University of Chicago Press 1988
ISBN: 1429255277
The sociology of health & illness : critical perspectives, Author: [edited by] Peter Conrad, Valerie Leiter., Publisher: Worth Publishers 9th ed. 2013
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