Science & Medicine

Edited by Patrick Brown and Ellie Lee

British nurse by Salim Fadhley

Articles by volume:

Volume 7 (2013)

Medical Innovations: Their Diffusion, Adoption, and Critical Interrogation (pages 726–737)
Stuart S. Blume

The Changing Value of the Child – A Review of the Literature Regarding Social Perceptions of Sick and Dying Children (pages 738–750)
Rachel Black

Young People’s Use and Perceptions of Emergency Contraceptives in Sub-Saharan Africa: Existing Insights and Knowledge Gaps (pages 751–761)
Rosalijn Both

Informed Consent in the Twenty-First Century: What It Is, What It Isn’t, and Future Challenges in Informed Consent and Shared Decision Making (pages 762–774)
Dennis J. Mazur

The Social Aspects of Xenotransplantation (pages 237-254)
Peta S. Cook

The Social Significance of Human Biomonitoring (pages 162-179)
Rachel Washburn

Whither Tobacco Studies? (pages 34-44)
Kirsten Bell

Volume 6 (2012)

Towards a Sociology of Disclosure: The Case of Surgical Performance (pages 908-922)
Jonathan Gabe, Mark Exworthy, Ian Rees Jones and Glenn Smith

Elements of a Sociological Contribution to Happiness Studies (pages 644-656)
David Bartram

Embodied Heterosexual Masculinities, Part 2: Foregrounding Men’s Health and Emotions (Pages 151-165)
Steve Robertson and Lee F. Monaghan

Embodied Heterosexual Masculinities, Part 1: Confluent Intimacies, Emotions and Health (Pages 134-150)
Lee F. Monaghan and Steve Robertson

Connecting People – Renewing Power Relations? A Research Review on the Use of Mobile Phones (pages 1070–1081)
Taina Kinnunen, Tiina Suopajärvi and Johanna Ylipulli

Volume 5 (2011)


Connecting People – Renewing Power Relations? A Research Review on the Use of Mobile Phones (pages 1070–1081)

Taina Kinnunen, Tiina Suopajärvi and Johanna Ylipulli

Breast-Feeding Advocacy, Risk Society and Health Moralism: A Decade’s Scholarship (pages 1058–1069)
Ellie Lee

Youth Identity Formation: Contemporary Identity Work (pages 908–922)
Amy Best

Science and the Mass Media –‘Medialization’ as a New Perspective on an Intricate Relationship (pages 834–845)
Simone Rödder

The Social Construction of Infertility (pages 736–746)
Arthur Greil, Julia McQuillan and Kathleen Slauson-Blevins

When Do People Deploy Genetic Determinism? A Review Pointing to the Need for Multi-factorial Theories of Public Utilization of Scientific Discourses (pages 618–635)
Celeste M. Condit

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Teaching and Learning Guide for: A Sociological Alternative to the Psychiatric Conceptualization of Mental Suffering (pages 478–479)
Dena T. Smith

‘Our Diagnoses, Our Selves’: The Rise of the Technoscientific Illness Identity (pages 463–477)
Gayle A. Sulik

A Sociological Alternative to the Psychiatric Conceptualization of Mental Suffering (pages 351–363)
Dena T. Smith

The Sociology of Neuroethics: Expectational Discourses and the Rise of a New Discipline (pages 287–297)
Caragh Brosnan

Volume 4 (2010)

Critical Theory and Medical Care in America: Changing Doctor–Patient Dynamics (pages 1043–1053)
Sophia Lyn Nathenson

Regulating the Medical Profession: From Club Governance to Stakeholder Regulation (pages 1035–1042)
John Martyn Chamberlain

Fat Studies: Mapping the Field (pages 1020–1034)
Charlotte Coope

The Sociologies of Knowledge, Science, and Intellectuals: Distinctive Traditions and Overlapping Perspectives (pages 909–923)
Christine V. Wood

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Problems of the Healthy Lifestyle Discourse (pages 800–810)
Peter Korp

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Fertility and Inequality Across Borders: Assisted Reproductive Technology and Globalization (pages 466–475)
Eileen Smith-Cavros

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Institutional Fads and the Medicalization of Drug Addiction (pages 476–494)
Tammy Anderson, Holly Swan and David C. Lane

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Managing Epistemic Risk in Forensic Science: Sociological Aspects and Issues (pages 381–392)
Christopher Lawless

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Volume 3 (2009)

Social Aspects of Genetic Testing Technologies (pages 972–985)
Richard Tutton

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Hygiene and Biosecurity: The Language and Politics of Risk in an Era of Emerging Infectious Diseases (pages 811–823)
Brian Brown, Brigitte Nerlich, Paul Crawford, Nelya Koteyko and Ronald Carter

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The Sociology of Mental Health: A Brief Review of Major Approaches (pages 630–643)
Joanne Warner

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Public and User Participation in Public Service Delivery: Tensions in Policy and Practice (pages 310–326)
Graham P. Martin

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Understanding the Russian Health Crisis: a Sociological Perspective (pages 327–340)
William Cockerham

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Volume 2 (2008)

The Sociology of the Future: Tracing Stories of Technology and Time (pages 1878–1895)
Cynthia Selin

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Civic Epistemologies: Constituting Knowledge and Order in Political Communities (pages 1896–1919)
Clark A. Miller

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The Ethical Dilemma of Ethical Committees (pages 1506–1522)
Stuart Derbyshire

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The Evolution of ‘Public Understanding of Science’: Public Engagement as a Tool of Science Policy in the UK (pages 1252–1265)
Jane Gregory and Simon Jay Lock

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Nanotechnology: Legitimacy, Narrative and Emergent Technologies (pages 1266–1286)
José Julián López

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Localism and the Environment (pages 625–638)
David J. Hess

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The Sociological Significance of Sleep: Progress, Problems and Prospects (pages 639–653)
Simon J. Williams

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Consent and Informed Consent: Their Ongoing Evolutions in Clinical Care and Research on Humans (pages 253–267)
Dennis J. Mazur

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Gender and the ‘New Paradigm’ of Health (pages 268–280)
Sarah E. H. Moore

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The Sociology of Expertise: The Distribution of Social Fluency (pages 281–298)
Robert Evans

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Sociology and the Art of Risk (pages 299–316)
Gabe Mythen

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The Sociology of Death (pages 317–336)
Tony Walter

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Sociological Knowledge and Scientific Knowledge (pages 337–351)
Matthew David

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Volume 1 (2007)

Trust and Health Care (pages 283–308)
Michael Calnan and Rosemary Rowe

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The Social Construction of Fat: Care and Control in the Public Concern for Healthy Behaviour (pages 309–321)
Roel Pieterman

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Structural Influences on Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Women’s Health Care (Pages: 682–700)
Cheryl L. Robbins and Irene Padavic

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The Social Construction of Fat: Care and Control in the Public Concern for Healthy Behaviour (pages 309–321)
Roel Pieterman

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