Sociology in Nursing and Healthcare

作者
By Hannah Cooke, BSc, MSc (Econ), MSc (Nurs), PhD, RN, DN, RNT
ISBN
9780443101557
出版日期
14-07-2008
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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Nursing practice needs to be informed by an understanding of people and the societies in which they live. This introductory text has been designed specifically to discuss those aspects of sociology which are most relevant to nursing and the health care context in which it takes place.

主要特點
· A user-friendly introduction to a subject which students often find strange and new
· Relates sociology to health and nursing to make the subject relevant to clinical practice
· Key concepts and chapter summaries aid learning and revision
· Case studies help relate theory to practice
· Reference lists in each chapter provide the evidence base.
· Biographical notes on eminent sociologists help bring the subject to life
· Annotated Further Reading enables more in-depth study
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ISBN 9780443101557
作者資訊 By Hannah Cooke, BSc, MSc (Econ), MSc (Nurs), PhD, RN, DN, RNT, Senior Lecturer, Division of Nursing Midwifery and Social Work, School of Health Sciences, University of Manchester, UK
Table of Content Part one - Sociology, nursing and everyday life
Introduction. Thinking sociologically about families and health. Thinking sociologically about religion and health. Work, professionalism and organisational life. Social class, poverty and health. Inequalities and health disadvantage.

Part two - Healthcare systems and nursing
Healthcare policy and organisational change. Power and communication in healthcare. Nursing and nursing professionalism. Partnerships and care in the community.

Part three - The experience of illness
Understandings of health, illness, risk and bodies. Lay understandings of health and risk: a changing picture. Experiencing ill-health. Social responses to illness and disability. Death and dying.
出版日期 14-07-2008
Pages 256
Trim 189x246
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