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This timely and assured text provides lecturers and students with a well informed, penetrating analysis of the key questions in medicine and society. The book is divided into three sections. It opens with a well judged account of the context of health and illness. It moves on to examine the process and experience of illness. Finally, it examines how health care is negotiated and delivered.
Chapter 5: Risk, Choice and Lifestyle
Risk, Choice and Lifestyle
Useful Terms for this Chapter
horizontal transmission of culture: social learning between peers based on a choice to emulate one another's style of dress, language, communication, often in opposition ...