Sociology of Health & Illness

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Edited By: Gareth Williams and Ian Rees Jones (Joint Editor-in-Chief), Davina Allen, Eva Elliott, David Hughes, and Joanna Latimer

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ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 8/39 (Social Sciences Biomedical); 17/142 (Sociology)

Online ISSN: 1467-9566

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The Editorial team invites you to read the selection of Virtual Issues that are available online, with topics ranging from Death, Dying and Bereavement to Care Standards, Regulations and Accountability. Find the full selection on the Virtual Issues page here.

Mildred Baxter New Writer's Prize 2016
The Editorial Board would like to offer their congratulations to Agnete Meldgard Hansen (Roskilde University, Denmark) whose article "Rehabilitative bodywork: cleaning up the dirty work of homecare" has won the 2016 New Writer's prize. The article can be read for free here. For more information on the prize, and the commended articles please visit the News page here.

Call for Monographs
Proposals are invited for the twenty-fifth volume in the monograph series. More information can be viewed here.

Recently Published Articles

  1. How adults with a profound intellectual disability engage others in interaction

    Charles Antaki, Rebecca J. Crompton, Chris Walton and W.M.L. Finlay

    Version of Record online: 20 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12500

  2. Complete tooth loss as status passage

    Barry John Gibson, Philip V. Sussex, Ruth P. Fitzgerald and William Murray Thomson

    Version of Record online: 10 OCT 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12492

  3. Parental involvement in neonatal critical care decision-making

    Chloe Shaw, Elizabeth Stokoe, Katie Gallagher, Narendra Aladangady and Neil Marlow

    Version of Record online: 25 SEP 2016 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12455