Chapter 16. Narratives of Health Inequality: Interpreting the Determinants of Health

  1. Brian Hurwitz1,
  2. Trisha Greenhalgh2 and
  3. Vieda Skultans3
  1. Gareth Williams

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch17

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

How to Cite

Williams, G. (2004) Narratives of Health Inequality: Interpreting the Determinants of Health, in Narrative Research in Health and Illness (eds B. Hurwitz, T. Greenhalgh and V. Skultans), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine and the Arts, Department of English, King's College London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Primary Health Care, University College London, UK

  3. 3

    Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917928

Online ISBN: 9780470755167

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Keywords:

  • health;
  • inequality;
  • determinants;
  • medical sociology;
  • morbidity

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Place and time

  • The weight of the world

  • Knowledgeable narratives and social action

  • Conclusion