Children, health and well-being: policy debates and lived experiences

Geraldine Brady* (Editor), Pam Lowe (Editor), Sonja Olin Lauritzen (Editor)

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

This book brings together new and leading scholars, who demonstrate the importance of research with children and from a child perspective, allowing for a fuller understanding of the meaning and impact of health and illness in children’s lives.
•Demonstrates the importance of research with children and research from a child perspective, in order to fully understand the meaning and impact of health and illness in children’s lives
•Encourages critical reflection on contemporary health policy and its relationships to culturally specific ways of knowing and understanding children’s health
•Brings together new and leading scholars in the field of children’s health and illness
•Moves the highly important issue of children’s health into the mainstream sociology of health and illness
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationChirchester (UK)
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
Number of pages168
ISBN (Electronic)978-1-119-06952-2
ISBN (Print)978-1-119-06951-5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2015

Publication series

NameSociology of health and illness monographs
PublisherWiley-Blackwell
No.2
Volume37

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  • Research Output

    • 2 Chapter (peer-reviewed)

    Biologising parenting: neuroscience discourse, English social and public health policy and understandings of the child

    Lowe, P., Lee, E. & Macvarish, J., 30 Sep 2015, Children, health and well-being : policy debates and lived experience. Brady, G., Lowe, P. & Olin Lauritzen, S. (eds.). Chirchester (UK): Wiley-Blackwell, p. 27-40 14 p. (Sociology of Health and Illness Monographs; vol. 37, no. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • Connecting a sociology of childhood perspective with the study of child health, illness and wellbeing: introduction

    Brady, G., Lowe, P. & Olin Lauritzen, S., Sep 2015, Children, health and well-being: policy debates and lived experience. Brady, G., Lowe, P. & Olin Lauritzen, S. (eds.). Chirchester (UK): Wiley-Blackwell, p. 1-12 12 p. (Sociology of health and illness monographs; vol. 37, no. 2).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

  • Cite this

    Brady, G., Lowe, P., & Olin Lauritzen, S. (Eds.) (2015). Children, health and well-being: policy debates and lived experiences . (Sociology of health and illness monographs; Vol. 37, No. 2). Wiley-Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119069522