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              Books by Mara Buchbinder

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              Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening

              Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening (Hardback)

              By Timmermans, Stefan; Buchbinder, Mara

              • RRP: $90.00
              • $85.50
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              Suitable for scholars of medicine, public health, and public policy, this title evaluates the consequences and benefits of state-mandated newborn screening - and the larger policy questions they raise about the inherent inequalities in American medical care that limit the effecti...veness of this potentially lifesaving technology.
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              ISBN 9780226924977
              Released NZ 15 Nov 2012
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries
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              In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
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              All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain
               

              All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Buchbinder, Mara

              • RRP: $74.00
              • $74.00
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              Although pain is a universal human experience, many view the pain of others as private, resistant to language, and, therefore, essentially unknowable. This book offers a perspective that considers how pain may be configured, managed, explained, and even experienced in deeply rela...tional ways.
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              ISBN 9780520285224
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2015
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening
               

              Saving Babies?: The Consequences of Newborn Genetic Screening (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Timmermans, Stefan; Buchbinder, Mara

              • RRP: $44.99
              • $44.99
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              Drawing on observations and interviews with families, doctors, and policy actors, this book presents an ethnographic study of how parents and geneticists resolve the many uncertainties in screening newborns. It is suitable for scholars of medicine, public health, and public polic...y.
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              ISBN 9780226273617
              Released NZ 15 May 2015
              Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries
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              All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain
               

              All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain (Hardback)

              By Buchbinder, Mara

              • Imp. $265.50
              • $265.50
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              Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in a pediatric pain clinic in California, this book explores how clinicians, adolescent patients, and their families make sense of puzzling symptoms and work to alleviate pain.

              ISBN 9780520285217
              Released NZ 1 May 2015
              Publisher University of California Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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              Understanding Health Inequalities and Justice: New Conversations across the Disciplines
                

              Understanding Health Inequalities and Justice: New Conversations across the Disciplines (Hardback)

              Edited by Buchbinder, Mara; Revised by Rivkin-Fish, Michele; Other Walker, Rebecca L.

              • Imp. $328.99
              • $328.99
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              Amid ongoing debate about health care reform, the need for informed analyses of health policy is greater than ever. The twelve original essays in this volume show that common public debates routinely bypass complex ethical, sociocultural, historical, and political questions about... how we should address ideals of justice and equality in health care.
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              ISBN 9781469630342
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2016
              Publisher The University of North Caroli
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in Social Medicine
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              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume II, Third Edition: Differences and Inequalities
               

              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume II, Third Edition: Differences and Inequalities (Hardback, Third Edition, New edition)

              Edited by Oberlander, Jonathan; Buchbinder, Mara; Churchill, Larry R.; Estroff, Sue E.; King, Nancy M. P.

              • RRP: $363.50
              • $363.50
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              The extensively updated and revised third edition of the bestselling Social Medicine Reader provides a survey of the challenging issues facing today's health care providers, patients, and caregivers with writings by scholars in medicine, the social sciences, and the humanities.

              ISBN 9781478001744
              Released NZ 31 May 2019
              Publisher Duke University Press
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              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume I, Third Edition: Ethics and Cultures of Biomedicine
               

              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume I, Third Edition: Ethics and Cultures of Biomedicine (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Third Edition, New edition)

              Edited by Oberlander, Jonathan; Buchbinder, Mara; Churchill, Larry R.; Estroff, Sue E.; King, Nancy M. P.

              • RRP: $89.99
              • $89.99
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              The extensively updated and revised third edition of the bestselling Social Medicine Reader provides a survey of the challenging issues facing today's health care providers, patients, and caregivers with writings by scholars in medicine, the social sciences, and the humanities.

              ISBN 9781478002819
              Released NZ 31 May 2019
              Publisher Duke University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume II, Third Edition: Differences and Inequalities
               

              The Social Medicine Reader, Volume II, Third Edition: Differences and Inequalities (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Third Edition, New edition)

              Edited by Oberlander, Jonathan; Buchbinder, Mara; Churchill, Larry R.; Estroff, Sue E.; King, Nancy M. P.

              • RRP: $89.99
              • $89.99
              • In Stock US

              The extensively updated and revised third edition of the bestselling Social Medicine Reader provides a survey of the challenging issues facing today's health care providers, patients, and caregivers with writings by scholars in medicine, the social sciences, and the humanities.

              ISBN 9781478002826
              Released NZ 31 May 2019
              Publisher Duke University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Understanding Health Inequalities and Justice: New Conversations across the Disciplines
                

              Understanding Health Inequalities and Justice: New Conversations across the Disciplines (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Buchbinder, Mara; Revised by Rivkin-Fish, Michele; Other Walker, Rebecca L.

              • RRP: $114.99
              • $114.99
              • Internationally sourced

              Amid ongoing debate about health care reform, the need for informed analyses of health policy is greater than ever. The twelve original essays in this volume show that common public debates routinely bypass complex ethical, sociocultural, historical, and political questions about... how we should address ideals of justice and equality in health care.
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              ISBN 9781469630359
              Released NZ 15 Oct 2016
              Publisher The University of North Caroli
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Studies in Social Medicine
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