Health, Medicine, and Society: Key Theories, Future Agendas


Contributors draw upon a range of theories, both modernist and postmodernist, to look at the following themes: health and social structure; the contested nature of the body; the salience of consumption and risk; and the challenge of emotions.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Simon J. Williams
  • Jonathan Gabe
  • Michael Calnan
  • Mildred Blaxter
  • Ellen Annandale
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 2000