eBook Sociology Reference Guide: Issues of Health & Illness, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429834749
  • ISBN-13: 9781429834742
  • DDC: 362.1
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 115 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The Sociology Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various sociological topics. Offering a number of social views across a variety of fields, this collection covers the diseases, conditions, and healthcare methods that have received significant attention in the United States throughout the past several decades.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Medicalization.
2: Legal & Ethical Issues of Life & Death.
3: Public Health Issues.
4: Disability & Impairment.
5: Child Obesity.
6: Youth Suicide.
7: Sociology of Addiction.
8: Substance Abuse Prevention & Education.
9: Sex Addiction Disorders.
10: Sex, Gender & Sexuality: Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
11: Mental Health & E-Therapy.
12: Holistic Medicine.
13: Doctor-Patient Communication.
14: Long-Term & Institutional Care.
15: Religion & Health.
16: Grief & Bereavement.