How health risks prevention shapes collective identities: a micro-sociological approach

Sociological theories of health risks in late modernity emphasise the individualisation and increasing anxiety that results from prevention policies, while bio-sociality theories point to the creation of new, biologically or medically based social identities. In this article, we outline an alternati...

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Volume: 17
Main Author: Weenink, Don
Bröer, Christian
Boersma, Jolanda
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Taylor & Francis 18.08.2015
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
published in: Health, risk & society Vol. 17; no. 5-6; pp. 420 - 438
Related: Cultural Sociology
ORCID: 0000-0002-7681-1403
Data of publication: 8/18/2015
ISSN: 1369-8575
1469-8331
EISSN: 1469-8331
Discipline: Medicine
Public Health
Social Sciences (General)
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