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The tyranny of health : doctors and the regulation of lifestyle / Michael Fitzpatrick.

  • Fitzpatrick, Michael, 1950-
Date
2001
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

London ; New York : Routledge, 2001.

Physical description

xii, 196 pages ; 22 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 174-187) and index.

Contents

Health scares and moral panics -- The regulation of lifestyle -- Screening -- The politics of health promotion -- The expansion of health -- The personal is the medical -- The crisis of modern medicine.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • Location

    Medical Collection WA540.FA1 2001F55t

    Access

    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0415235715
  • 0415235723