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  • Preventing Coronary Heart Diseaseby Michael Calnan

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 54.95

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Trust in Health Care Organizations, Volume 20, Issue 5by Michael Calnan; Rosemary Rowe

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2006; US$ 199.00

    This e-book examines the notion of trust in a healthcare setting - from the micro level of trust between an individual patient and clinician, between one clinician and another, or between a clinician and a manager; to the macro level which includes patient and public trust in clinicians and managers, healthcare organizations or healthcare systems in... more...

  • Work Stressby David Wainwright; Michael Calnan

    McGraw-Hill Education 2002; US$ 47.00

    Explores the role of subjectivity in mediating the relationship between work and ill health by using sociological theories of embodiment, emotions and medicalization. This book examines the consequences of adopting the passive identity of 'work stress victim', and the extent to which individuals resist the medicalization of their problems. more...

  • Trust Matters in Health Careby Michael Calnan; Rosemary Rowe

    McGraw-Hill Education 2008; US$ 57.00

    Has increasing patient self-management changed trust relations with health professionals, potentially requiring a more equal relationship based on mutual trust? This book provides a theoretical and policy analysis of the nature, salience and impact of trust on relations between patients, clinicians, and health service managers. more...

  • The New Sociology of the Health Serviceby Jonathan Gabe; Michael Calnan

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 52.95

    Health service policy and health policy have changed considerably over the past fifteen years and there is a pressing need for an up-to-date sociological analysis of health policy. Not only have policies themselves changed but new policy themes ? such as evidence-based policy and practice, an increasing focus on a primary care led health service,... more...

  • Trusting on the edgeby Patrick Brown; Michael Calnan

    Policy Press 2012; US$ 99.00

    This book explores issues central to contemporary theoretical debates around the nature of trust, linking abstract concerns to empirical analysis with interviews with service-users, practitioners and managers. more...

  • Modern Medicineby Simon J. Williams; Michael Calnan

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 63.95

    Do lay people view modern medicine as a fountain of hope or a font of despair? What are their experiences of modern medical care and technology, and how do their views and experiences differ across different social groups? Combining theoretical insights with a range of qualitative and ethnographic research, this volume examines lay experiences and... more...

  • The Sociology of the Health Serviceby Michael Bury; Michael Calnan; Jonathan Gabe

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 63.95

    The Sociology of the Health Service responds directly to the need to develop a sociological analysis of current health policy. Topics covered vary from privatisation and health service management to health education and the politics of professional power. Also included is an histroical review of sociology's contributions to health policy and proposals... more...

  • Health, Medicine and Societyby Michael Calnan; Jonathan Gabe; Simon J. Williams

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 73.95

    Taking as its point of departure recent developments in health and social theory Health, Medicine and Society brings together a range of eminent, international scholars to reflect upon key issues at the turn of the century. Contributors draw upon a range of contemporary theories, both modernist and postmodernist, to look at the following themes:... more...

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