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Chapter 18: Understanding Health and Illness The Boundless alternative to Introduction to Sociology 8th Edition
1The Experience of Illness
- The Experience of Illness
- Gender and Health
- Race and Health
- Social Class and Health
- Education and Health
- Women in Medicine
2Sociological Perspectives on Health and Illness
- The Functionalist Perspective
- The Conflict Perspective
- The Interactionist Perspective
- The Labeling Approach
3Social Epidemiology and Health
- Social Epidemiology and Health
Chapter 18: Sample Flashcards
mortality rateThe number of deaths per given unit of population over a given period of time.
scientific medicineThe rise of scientific medicine in the past two centuries has altered or replaced many historic health practices. These include lethargy, depression, anorexia, sleepiness and the inability to concentrate.
behavioral medicinebehavioral medicine is an interdisciplinary field of medicine concerned with the development and integration of psychosocial, behavioral and biomedical knowledge relevant to health and illness.
Chapter 18: Sample Quiz Questions
- Over what percentage of the United States is without some form of health insurance?
- All of the following are important to thesatisfactionof a patient receiving health care EXCEPT:
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