Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Health and Social Impact - Sociology of Medicine

SOCI 2196  Sociology of Medicine


SOCI 3195


Three hours of lecture per week for one term.




This survey course focuses on social and cultural aspects of disease and illness. Topics covered include social, cultural and political dimensions of health and illness; practitioner-client relationships and recruitment to the medical and paramedical professions; the hospital and other medical organizations; and the effects of political and economic structure on medical care.

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