The Sociology of Medical Screening: Critical Perspectives, New Directions
Copyright © Chapters © 2012 The Authors. Book Compilation © 2012 Foundation for the Sociology of Health & Illness/Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
Editor(s): Natalie Armstrong, Helen Eborall
Published Online: 12 JUN 2012 01:46AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781118231784
Online ISBN: 9781118234358
About this Book
The Sociology of Medical Screening: Critical Perspectives, New Directions presents a series of readings that provide an up-to-date overview of the diverse sociological issues relating to population-based medical screening.
- Features new research data in most of the contributions
- Includes contributions from eminent sociologists such as David Armstrong, Stefan Timmermans, and Alison Pilnick
- Represents one of the only collections to specifically address the sociology of medical screening