The sociology of allied health

Second Opinion: An introduction to Health Sociology 6th Edition


Research output: A Conference proceeding or a Chapter in BookChapter in text book


Overview: What role does allied health play in the delivery of health care to Australians and to what extent is its role affected by medical dominance? What strategies have allied health practitioners used to seek professional status, and how successful have they been? What are the current threats and opportunities for allied health as a grouping in the health system
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSecond Opinion
Subtitle of host publicationAn Introduction to Health Sociology
Place of PublicationDocklands, Victoria
PublisherOxford University Press Australia and New Zealand
Number of pages27
ISBN (Print)9780190306489
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Publication series

NameSecond Opinion
PublisherOxford University Press
Number6th Edition


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WILLIAMS, L., & LAWLIS, T. (2019). The sociology of allied health: Second Opinion: An introduction to Health Sociology 6th Edition. In Second Opinion: An Introduction to Health Sociology (6th ed., pp. 541-568). (Second Opinion; No. 6th Edition). Docklands, Victoria: Oxford University Press Australia and New Zealand.