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Body Work in Health and Social Care: Critical Themes, New Agendas

Twigg, Julia and Wolkowitz, Carol and Cohen, Rachel Lara and Nettleton, Sarah, eds. (2011) Body Work in Health and Social Care: Critical Themes, New Agendas. Sociology of Health and Illness Monographs . John Wiley and Sons Ltd ISBN 978-1-4443-4987-0. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:37145)

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Abstract

The first book to fully explore the multiple ways in which body work features in health and social care and the meanings of this work both for those employed to do it and those on whose bodies they work.

The first book to fully explore the multiple ways in which body work features in health and social care and the meanings of this work both for those employed to do it and those on whose bodies they work. * Explores the commonalities between different sectors of work, including those outside health and social care * Contributions come from an international range of experts * Draws on perspectives from across the medical, therapeutic, and care fields * Incorporates a variety of methodological approaches, from life history analysis to ethnographic studies and first person accounts.

Item Type: Edited book
Subjects: H Social Sciences
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research
Depositing User: Mita Mondal
Date Deposited: 03 Dec 2013 09:30 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2021 10:13 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/37145 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Twigg, Julia: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2223-7116
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