Emerging Socialities In 21st Century Health Care by Bernhard HadoltEmerging Socialities In 21st Century Health Care by Bernhard Hadolt

Emerging Socialities In 21st Century Health Care

EditorBernhard Hadolt, Anita Hardon

Hardcover | June 15, 2017

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The landscape of health care is changing rapidly, both on an organizational and a technological level. This book gathers medical anthropologists to examine the ways that both patients and health care workers are being affected by new policies, market, and technologies. Contributors cover a wide range of topics, including vaccination, disability, migration, and self-medication, making clear that not only are changing circumstances leading to the emergence of new socialities, but they are also driving new ethics and moralities.
 
Bernhard Hadolt is chairman of the Medical Anthropology Working Group in the German Society for Ethnology and study program director at the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Vienna. Anita Hardon is coauthor of The Social Lives of Medicine.  
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Title:Emerging Socialities In 21st Century Health CareFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 9.25 × 6 × 0.6 inPublished:June 15, 2017Publisher:Amsterdam University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9462982775

ISBN - 13:9789462982772

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