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Morality and Health free pdf From the castigation and stigmatization of victims of AIDS to our celebration of diet, exercise and fitness, the moral categorization of health and disease reflects contemporary notions that disease results from moral failure and that health is the representation of moral triumph. This study explores how societies use morality as a crucial marker to approach the inevitable dilemmas of health and disease.

About Paul Rozin

Paul Rozin is Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. Allan Brandt is Kass Professor of the History of Medicine at Harvard University Medical School and the author of No Magic Bullet.

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Author : Paul Rozin
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 30 October 1997
ISBN : 0415915821
EAN : 9780415915823
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 432 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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