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 SHI article ‘Window of Opportunity’ by Jenny Kitzinger and Celia Kitzinger was recently featured in a Court of Protection hearing. Read more here.

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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. Read more here.

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    Version of Record online: 23 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12549

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    Patrick John Burnett and Gerry Veenstra

    Version of Record online: 23 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12544

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    Ylva Ulfsdotter Eriksson, Karin Berg, Ulla Wide Boman and Magnus Hakeberg

    Version of Record online: 23 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12543

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    Version of Record online: 22 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1111/1467-9566.12545