ERIC Number: EJ415757
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Teaching Medical Sociology through Film: Theoretical Perspectives and Practical Tools.
Pescosolido, Bernice A.
Teaching Sociology, v18 n3 p337-46 Jul 1990
Urges that students change from dualistic or relativistic thinking toward a sociological perspective on health, illness, and healing. Discusses feature films and how they can be used as case studies on mental illness, death-dying, and the political economy of illness. Appends an annotated list of films. (NL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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