Anne-Marie Barry and Chris Yuill

Pub Date: Dec 2011
Pages: 376pp

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Anne-Marie Barry and Chris Yuill


These websites will help you explore the issues you have learned about in each chapter of the book further.


General Useful Sites

British Sociological Association

British Sociological Association - Medical Sociology Group

Foundation for the Sociology of Health and Illness

Health: journal

Health Variations Programme

Medical Sociology Online

Office for National Statistics



Chapter One
The British Sociological Association - What is Sociology?

Chapter Two
Office for national Statistics - Focus on health

Chapter Three
Commentary on Foucault

Chapter Four
Panorama on organ retention

Chapter Five
The British Sociological Assocaiation - Equality and Ethics

Chapter Six
Scottish Poverty Information Unit (SPIU)

Office for National Statistics - Focus on Social Inequalities

Whitehall II study

Health Variations Programme

Inequalities Are Unhealthy by Vicente Navarro

Chapter Seven
BBC online Race UK

Office for National Statistics - Focus on Ethnicity & Identity

Health Variations - Ethnic Inequalities

Chapter Eight
Office for National Statistics - Focus on Gender

Health Variations Programme

Chapter Nine

See Me

Chapter Ten
The Terence Higgins Trust


Chapter Eleven
Inclusion Week

Directgov - disabled people

Chapter Twelve
Age Concern

Office for National Statistics - Focus on Older People

Chapter Thirteen
Putnam and social capital

Chapter Fourteen
BBC news article

Community Care

The Scottish Government - Health and Community Care

Chapter Fifteen
The Kirkwall ba’ game

The British Library Sport and Society collection

Chapter Sixteen
The Wellcome Library

Online exhibition of medieval medical texts

History of the NHS in England

The four humours discussed on In our Time

Chapter Seventeen
Death discussed on In our Time

WHO mortality site

Centre for Death and Society