– Introduction to Medical Sociology
– Sociological Perspectives on Health
– Who gets sick?
– Health Behaviors
– Social Stress
– Meanings of Illness and Disability
– Medicalization, Social Control & the Sick Role
– Medicine as a Profession
– Doctor-Patient Interactions
– Complementary and Alternative Medicine
– Other ways of organizing health care: what do other nations do?

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