Sociology Of Diagnosis

Author: P. J. McGann
Editor: Emerald Group Publishing
ISBN: 0857245759
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This is a comprehensive introduction to the sociology of diagnosis through original theoretical and empirical work by established and emerging scholars and is poised to become a touchstone volume. Four key sections examine: Power and the Politics of Diagnosis; Identity, Experience, and Action; Diagnosis and Social Control; and Nosological Dynamics.
Sociology of Diagnosis
Language: en
Pages: 362
Authors: P. J. McGann, David J. Hutson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

This is a comprehensive introduction to the sociology of diagnosis through original theoretical and empirical work by established and emerging scholars and is poised to become a touchstone volume. Four key sections examine: Power and the Politics of Diagnosis; Identity, Experience, and Action; Diagnosis and Social Control; and Nosological Dynamics.
Putting a Name to It
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Annemarie Goldstein Jutel
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12 - Publisher: JHU Press

"Diagnosis is central to medicine. It creates social order, explains illness, identifies treatments, and predicts outcomes. Using concepts of medical sociology, Annemarie Goldstein Jutel sheds light on current knowledge about the components of diagnosis to outline how a sociology of diagnosis would function. She situates it within the broader discipline,
Social Issues in Diagnosis
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Annemarie Jutel, Kevin Dew
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-15 - Publisher: JHU Press

Diagnosis, the classification tool of medicine, serves an important social role. It confers social status on those who diagnose, and it impacts the social status of those diagnosed. Studying diagnosis from a sociological perspective offers clinicians and students a rich and sometimes provocative view of medicine and the cultures in
Sociology of Diagnosis
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: PJ McGann, David Hutson, Barbara Katz Rothman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-03 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

Offers an introduction to the sociology of diagnosis. This title presents articles that explore diagnosis as a process of definition that includes: labeling dynamics between diagnoser and diagnosed; boundary struggles between diverse constituents - both among medical practitioners and between medical authorities and others; and, more.
Diagnosis of Our Time
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Karl Mannheim
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Psychology Press

First published in 1943. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.