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Brown, Tim

A Companion to Health and Medical Geography

Brown, Tim - A Companion to Health and Medical Geography, ebook

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This Companion provides a comprehensive account of health and medical geography and approaches the major themes and key topics from a variety of angles.
  • Offers a unique breadth of topics relating to both health and medical geography
  • Includes contributions from a range of scholars from rising stars to established, internationally renowned authors
  • Provides an up-to-date review of the state of the sub-discipline
  • Thematically organized sections offer detailed accounts of specific issues and combine general overviews of the current literature with case study material
  • Chapters cover topics at the cutting edge of the sub-discipline, including emerging and re-emerging diseases, the politics of disease, mental and emotional health, landscapes of despair, and the geography of care

Keywords: Human Geography, Illness, medicine, health, healthcare, disease, class, ethnicity, gender, wellbeing, disability, disease ecology

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Blackwell Companions to Geography
Page amount
640 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781444314779
Printed ISBN
9781405170031

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