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

Impact Factor: 1.988

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

Online ISSN: 1467-9566

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The methodology of Focus Groups: the importance of interaction between research participants
Jenny Kitzinger
Volume 16, Issue 1

An assessment of the Black Report's explanations of health inequalities
David Blane
Volume 7, Issue 3

What is gender? Feminist theory and the sociology of human reproduction
Ellen Annandale and Judith Clarke
Volume 18, Issue 1

Food and eating as social practice understanding eating patterns as social phenomena and implications for public health
Treena Delormier, Katherine L. Frohlich and Louise Potvin
Volume 31, Issue 2

Chronic illness as biographical disruption
Michael Bury
Volume 4, Issue 2

Loss of self: a fundamental form of suffering in the chronically ill
Kathy Charmaz
Volume 5, Issue 2

Behavioural and structural factors in the explanation of socio economic inequalities in health: an empirical analysis
Karien Stronks, H. Dike van de Mheen, Casper W. N. Looman and Johan P. Mackenback
Volume 18, Issue 5

Dynamic professional boundaries in the healthcare workforce
Susan A. Nancarrow and Alan M. Borthwick
Volume 27, Issue 7

The determinants of health: structure, context and agency
Gareth H. Williams
Volume 25, Issue 3

Health related stigma
Graham Scrambler
Volume 31, Issue 3