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Grove, Kathleen. 2010. “SOCIOLOGY OF HEALTH, HEALING AND ILLNESS”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


The purpose of this course is to examine, from a sociological perspective, health, healing and illness. We will consider the social, cultural, political and economic context of health and illness. The course is divided into several parts. The first part of the course focuses on the social context of health and illness and the ways in which stress and...

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Medical Sociology
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College 400

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