Contemporary Theory

Chapter

Abstract

  • "Featuring more than 700 entries across 20 sub-disciplines, this encyclopedia offers the first comprehensive, interdisciplinary, and international reference work on all aspects of the social scientific study of health and illness.
  • Keywords

  • Diseases, Sociological theory, Medical sociology
  • International Standard Book Number (isbn) 10

  • 1118410866
  • International Standard Book Number (isbn) 13

  • 9781118410868
  • Start Page

  • 302
  • End Page

  • 312