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Product Description: A comprehensive presentation of the major topics in medical sociology. The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness, 8/e by Gregory L. Weiss and Lynne E. Lonnquist provides an in-depth overview of the field of medical sociology...read more

Hardcover:

9780130981370 | 4th edition (Taylor & Francis, March 1, 2002), cover price $68.00 | About this edition: Designed to reflect important changes in health care and significant advancements in medical sociology, this reader-friendly book provides a readable, interesting, and in-depth overview of the field.
9780130999283 | Taylor & Francis, July 1, 1999, cover price $66.00 | About this edition: Designed to reflect important changes in health care and significant advancements in medical sociology, this reader-friendly book provides a readable, interesting, and in-depth overview of the field.
9780134764337 | Taylor & Francis, June 1, 1997, cover price $56.00 | also contains Sweethearts | About this edition: Updated to reflect important changes in health care in society and significant advancements in medical sociology, this text provides an overview of the field, offering coverage of traditional topics, current issues and public policy debates affecting the field.
9780138190613 | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1994, cover price $46.55 | also contains Captain America and the Struggle of the Superhero: Critical Essays

Paperback:

9780133803877 | 8 edition (Taylor & Francis, June 13, 2014), cover price $135.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive presentation of the major topics in medical sociology.
9780205828838, titled "The Sociology of Health, Healing and Illness" | 7 edition (Taylor & Francis, February 8, 2011), cover price $138.27
9780132448352 | 6 edition (Taylor & Francis, February 15, 2008), cover price $104.80
9780131928404 | 5th edition (Taylor & Francis, August 1, 2005), cover price $84.80 | About this edition: This reader-friendly book reflects important changes in health care and significant advancements in medical sociology - providing an in-depth overview of the field.

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Product Description: 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 intellectual fields and their social relations.

Hardcover:

9780230320444 | Palgrave Macmillan, June 19, 2012, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: 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 intellectual fields and their social relations.

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Product Description: Completely up to date and featuring a friendly style, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 7th Edition delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that will challenge you to think creatively and analytically about health and health care...read more

Hardcover:

9780495598879 | 5th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 13, 2009), cover price $256.95 | About this edition: Learn about health and medicine in THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, which presents a comprehensive overview of contemporary sociological topics and challenges readers to question their previously held beliefs about health, illness, and health care.
9780495172031 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, April 14, 2006), cover price $142.95 | About this edition: Why do people get ill, and how should we care for them?
9780534619381 | Wadsworth Pub Co, July 1, 2003, cover price $117.95 | About this edition: The medical sociology course looks at the distribution of health and illness, the nature of the health care system, the roles of mainstream and alternative health care providers, and the experiences of those who live with illness or disability.
9780534247560, titled "Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care: A Critical Approach" | Wadsworth Pub Co, July 1, 2000, cover price $88.95 | About this edition: Traditionally, medical sociology texts have been written from a medical perspective, focusing primarily on health issues as they have been defined by doctors, and often reading much like health education textbooks.
9780534207427 | Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 1995, cover price $71.95 | also contains Henry V's Navy: The Sea-road to Agincourt and Conquest 1413-1422 | About this edition: The first text to take a critical approach to our health care systems, it provides an analysis of the relationship between American social organizations/institutions and the medical care system.
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9781305583702 | 7 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2016), cover price $240.95 | About this edition: Completely up to date and featuring a friendly style, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 7th Edition delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that will challenge you to think creatively and analytically about health and health care.
9781305664173 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, September 16, 2015), cover price $240.95 | About this edition: Extremely reader friendly and completely up to date, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 6e delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview and challenges readers to question previously held beliefs about health and illness.
9781111831813 | 6 int edition (Gardners Books, December 15, 2011), cover price $86.10 | About this edition: Extremely reader friendly and completely up to date, THE SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, ILLNESS, AND HEALTH CARE: A CRITICAL APPROACH, 6e delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview and challenges readers to question previously held beliefs about health and illness.

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Product Description: Since the first edition of Who Shall Live? (1974) over 100,000 students, teachers, physicians, and general readers from more than a dozen fields have found this book to be a reader-friendly, authoritative introduction to economic concepts applied to health and medical care...read more

Hardcover:

9789814354875, titled "Who Shall Live?: Health, Economics and Social Choice" | 2 expanded edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 18, 2011), cover price $70.00
9789810232016 | Exp sub edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 1, 1998), cover price $51.00 | About this edition: In this classic book, Professor Victor Fuchs draws on his deep understanding of the strengths and limitations of economics and his intimate knowledge of health care institutions to help readers understand the problems every nation faces in trying to allocate health resources efficiently and equitably.

Paperback:

9789814354882, titled "Who Shall Live?: Health, Economics and Social Choice" | 2 expanded edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, July 18, 2011), cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Since the first edition of Who Shall Live?
9789810241834 | Expanded edition (World Scientific Pub Co Inc, September 1, 1999), cover price $41.00 | About this edition: In this classic book, Professor Victor Fuchs draws on his deep understanding of the strengths and limitations of economics and his intimate knowledge of health care institutions to help readers understand the problems every nation faces in trying to allocate health resources efficiently and equitably.
9780465091874 | Reprint edition (Basic Books, February 1, 1983), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Examines the problem of soaring medical costs, discusses the future role of the physician, hospital, and new drugs, and looks at how medical care will be funded

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Product Description: Few contemporary social problems in the U.S. affect more people daily than those within the American health care system. Social Movements and the Transformation of American Health Care is the first collection of essays to examine dynamics of change in health care institutions through the lens of contemporary theory and research on collective action...read more

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9780195388299 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, June 24, 2010, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: Few contemporary social problems in the U.

Paperback:

9780195388305 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 24, 2010, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Few contemporary social problems in the U.

By Robert G. Weiner (editor)

Hardcover:

9780138190613, titled "The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness" | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1994, cover price $46.55 | also contains The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness

Paperback:

9780786437030 | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, June 30, 2009, cover price $39.95

Miscellaneous:

9780786453405 | McFarland & Co, October 3, 2009, cover price $24.99

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A no-holds-barred look at the follies and foibles of the American health-care system describes the author's own encounter as a hard-living, middle-aged male with a three-day 'executive checkup' at the Mayo Clinic, his new understanding of his own mortality, the Bush administration's opposition to the stem-cell research that could save his daughter's life, and other political and medical issues. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780374232023 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, December 27, 2005, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The author, a hard-living, happily married, middle-aged American, gets a three-day 'executive checkup' at the Mayo Clinic and is thereby forced to confront his mortality.

Paperback:

9780312426491 | Picador USA, December 12, 2006, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A no-holds-barred look at the follies and foibles of the American health-care system describes the author's own encounter as a hard-living, middle-aged male with a three-day 'executive checkup' at the Mayo Clinic, his new understanding of his own mortality, the Bush administration's opposition to the stem-cell research that could save his daughter's life, and other political and medical issues.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781593978112 | Abridged edition (St Martins Pr, May 31, 2006), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Physical is the story of a hard-living, happily married, middle-aged American (the author) who gets a three-day "executive checkup" at the Mayo Clinic and is thereby forced to confront his mortality, not to mention glove-wearing doctors and the pair of dominatrix-esque technicians who supervise his stress test quite strictly.
9781593978105 | Abridged edition (St Martins Pr, January 18, 2006), cover price $24.95
9781593978730 | St Martins Pr, December 27, 2005, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A look at the American health-care system describes the author's encounter with a three-day 'executive checkup' at the Mayo Clinic, his new understanding of his own mortality, stem cell research, and other medical issues.

Hardcover:

9780853458647 | Monthly Review Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $28.00

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