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The Resource Key concepts in health studies, Chris Yuill, Iain Crinson and Eilidh Duncan

Key concepts in health studies, Chris Yuill, Iain Crinson and Eilidh Duncan

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Key concepts in health studies
Title
Key concepts in health studies
Statement of responsibility
Chris Yuill, Iain Crinson and Eilidh Duncan
Title variation
Health studies
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Language
eng
Summary
Key Concepts in Health Studies provides a much needed guide to the central concepts used across the subject, and offers the reader a comprehensive overview of the core topics, theories and debates. Drawing together the fundamentals within the disciplines of health, nursing, and social policy this book is an ideal text both for students studying health in a range of academic fields, and for health and social care practitioners
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Also available in print.
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Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
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Key concepts in health studies, Chris Yuill, Iain Crinson and Eilidh Duncan
Label
Key concepts in health studies, Chris Yuill, Iain Crinson and Eilidh Duncan
Link
http://libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=http://search.credoreference.com/content/title/sageukkcheal
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Notes on the Text -- Notes on the Authors -- Introduction -- Part 1 Defining Health -- The biomedical model of health -- The social model of health -- The social and medical models of disability -- Alternative or complementary medicine -- Quality of life measures -- Functionality -- Part 2 The Human Life Course -- The life course -- Childbirth -- Childhood -- Family and individual well-being -- Social dependency in older age -- The third age -- The social organization of death and dying -- Part 3 Health Protection -- Social inequalities in health -- Social capital -- Risk society -- Public health -- Health promotion -- Work and health -- Global health -- Part 4 Health Beliefs and Health Behaviour -- Models of health behaviour -- Healthy lifestyle and consumption patterns -- Lay knowledge and illness attribution -- Personality and health -- Embodiment -- Stress and coping -- Motivational interviewing in health care -- Part 5 The Lived Experience of Health and Illness -- Stigma and labelling theory -- Medicalization -- Biographical disruption -- Professional / client communication -- Pain -- Illness narratives -- Adherence -- Part 6 Health Care Provision -- Health care systems -- Long-term health and social care needs -- Informal care -- The role of health professionals -- Health care governance -- Institutionalization -- Health care consumerism and patient choice
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Dimensions
digital files.
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unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
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Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (52 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781784028558
Isbn Type
(electronic version)
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
10 images
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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