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Title:Emily's Toe: Vermont Women Conceptualize Health and Work Through Illness
Author(s):Berg, Carolee
Doctoral Committee Chair(s):Keller, Janet
Department / Program:Anthropology
Discipline:Anthropology
Degree Granting Institution:University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Degree:Ph.D.
Genre:Dissertation
Subject(s):Women's Studies
Abstract:This study is significant for several reasons. It shows how a conceptual model of health operates in a situation of illness and in so doing illuminates how an individual makes sense of what she is experiencing. The results of this study has implications for understanding utilization patterns in health care. This information can be used by policy makers as they work on designing health are delivery programs. And, this study is significant because it adds knowledge about health beliefs to medical studies and the health care paradigm.
Issue Date:1997
Type:Text
Language:English
Description:221 p.
Thesis (Ph.D.)--University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1997.
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/85309
Other Identifier(s):(MiAaPQ)AAI9812534
Date Available in IDEALS:2015-09-25
Date Deposited:1997


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