Nursing sociology

    Introduction to the Sociology of Health and Illness

    By Kevin White

    Paperback Save £2.03 = £26.96

    With expanded coverage of Fleck and a new section on `Transformations of the Medical Profession', this updated Third Edition provides students with a sociologically-focussed and theoretically informed introduction

    Sociology for Nurses

    By Elaine Denny

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £19.45

    Sociology for Nurses has become a leading textbook and an invaluable companion for students wishing to get to grips with how sociology can positively transform professional nursing practice.

    Understanding Sociology in Nursing

    By Pam Smith

    Hardback £59.92

    This textbook helps nursing students understand why sociology is relevant and important to them, and how they can actually use it as nurses to understand real situations and improve care.

    Introduction to Sociology for Health Carers

    By Mark Walsh

    Paperback Save £0.04 = £24.95

    Focuses on how human lives are socially structured and organised, and on the ways in which everyday experiences are made meaningful - a crucial underpinning of health and social care theory and practice.

    Compassion and Caring in Nursing

    By Claire Chambers

    Paperback Save £0.74 = £31.25

    Suitable for group or individual learning, Compassion and Caring in Nursing is highly recommended for all nurses, carers and health visitors. It is also ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students who wish to develop their skills in patient-centred care.

    Sociology of Long Term Conditions and Nursing Practice

    Paperback Save £1.44 = £28.55

    In recent years there have been major developments in how long term conditions are managed and so it is important nurses understand the rationale behind policy initiatives and their implications for practice.

    An Introduction to the Sociology of Health & Illness

    By Kevin White

    Hardback Save £8.85 = £64.15

    New edition of this best-selling textbook for students in the Sociology of Health & Illness.

    Medical Sociology

    By Hannah Bradby

    Paperback Save £2.19 = £27.80

    A timely, conscise and well-written student introduction to Medical Sociology.

    The Sociology of Healthcare: A Reader for Health Professionals

    Paperback Save £0.04 = £24.95

    A comprehensive collection of classic and contemporary readings in the sociology of health. The Sociology of Healthcare will stimulate debate, reflexive practice and critical thinking in applied sociology and is aimed at the teaching and learning needs of both lecturers and students.

    Culture, Health and Illness

    By Cecil G. Helman

    Paperback £38.45

    Addresses the complex interactions between health, illness and culture by setting out anthropological theory, and integrating this with the practice of healthcare using real-life examples and case histories.

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