AIDS and society

McCamish, Malcolm and Najman, Jake M. (1995). AIDS and society. In Gillian Lupton and Jake M. Najman (Ed.), Sociology of health and illness : Australian readings 2nd ed. (pp. 348-372) South Melbourne: Macmillan Education.

Author McCamish, Malcolm
Najman, Jake M.
Title of chapter AIDS and society
Title of book Sociology of health and illness : Australian readings
Place of Publication South Melbourne
Publisher Macmillan Education
Publication Year 1995
Sub-type Other
Edition 2nd
ISBN 0732928001
Editor Gillian Lupton
Jake M. Najman
Chapter number 16
Start page 348
End page 372
Total pages 25
Total chapters 18
Language eng
Subjects 11 Medical and Health Sciences
Abstract/Summary Applying sociology to the field of health in simple prose is an art which authors and editors of this introductory text achieved in their first edition (1993) to reviewers' acclaim. In this second edition they are masters. Writing for students of nursing and other health care fields, the authors relate their body of health sociology knowledge to the social, political and economic realities of contemporary Britain. They make it plain that understanding these interrelationships is fundamental to sound clinical and community-based practice.
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