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Brady, Geraldine

Children, Health and Well-being: Policy Debates and Lived Experience

Brady, Geraldine - Children, Health and Well-being: Policy Debates and Lived Experience, ebook

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This book brings together new and leading scholars, who demonstrate the importance of research with children and from a child perspective, allowing for a fuller understanding of the meaning and impact of health and illness in children’s lives.

  • Demonstrates the importance of research with children and research from a child perspective, in order to fully understand the meaning and impact of health and illness in children’s lives
  • Encourages critical reflection on contemporary health policy and its relationships to culturally specific ways of knowing and understanding children’s health
  • Brings together new and leading scholars in the field of children’s health and illness
  • Moves the highly important issue of children’s health into the mainstream sociology of health and illness

Keywords:

Children and young people, Health and wellbeing, Parenting, Public health policy, Social policy, Sociology of health and illness, Inter-generational relations, Identity, Illness experiences, Health care practice, Risk, Patient/professional health relationships, Lay health understandings, Child development, Diagnosis, Mental health, Pregnancy, Obesity, Physical Activity, ADHD, Autism, HIV/Aids, Pain, Food allergy

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Children and young people, Health and wellbeing, Parenting, Public health policy, Social policy, Sociology of health and illness, Inter-generational relations, Identity, Illness experiences, Health care practice, Risk, Patient/professional health relationships, Lay health understandings, Child development, Diagnosis, Mental health, Pregnancy, Obesity, Physical Activity, ADHD, Autism, HIV/Aids, Pain, Food allergy

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Sociology of Health and Illness Monographs
Page amount
168 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781119069546
Printed ISBN
9781119069522

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