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  1. Dana Cook Grossman & Heinz Valtin (eds.) (1999). Great Issues for Medicine in the Twenty-First Century: Ethical and Social Issues Arising Out of Advances in the Biomedical Sciences. New York Academy of Sciences.
     
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    Lennart Nordenfelt (2001). On the Goals of Medicine, Health Enhancement and Social Welfare. Health Care Analysis 9 (1):15-23.
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    R. S. Downie (1980). Caring and Curing: A Philosophy of Medicine and Social Work. Methuen.
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    Helmut Renders (2011). O guia medicinal Primitive Physick de John Wesley de 1747: ciência, charlatania ou medicina social? (John Wesley's medical guide Primitive Physic[k] from 1747: science, charlatanism or social medicine?) - DOI: 10.5752/P.2175-5841.2011v9n21p339. [REVIEW] Horizonte 8 (21):339-353.
    Resumo Em 1747, John Wesley, spiritus rector do movimento metodista, publicou a primeira edição do seu guia medicinal Primitive Physic[k] . Qual era o seu propósito num mundo onde a academia real, herbalistas, curandeiros/as, exorcistas e charlatães competiam pela atenção da população? O artigo apresenta os diferentes grupos que atuaram, ou pretendiam atuar, em prol da saúde na Inglaterra do século 18, e compara o conteúdo do guia Primitive Physic[k] com suas propostas e estratégias terapêuticas. Conclua-se que uma parte significativa (...)
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    Jason Adam Wasserman (2014). On Art and Science: An Epistemic Framework for Integrating Social Science and Clinical Medicine. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 39 (3):279-303.
    Calls for incorporating social science into patient care typically have accounted for neither the logistic constraints of medical training nor the methodological fallacies of utilizing aggregate “social facts” in clinical practice. By elucidating the different epistemic approaches of artistic and scientific practices, this paper illustrates an integrative artistic pedagogy that allows clinical practitioners to generate social scientific insights from actual patient encounters. Although there is no shortage of calls to bring social science into medicine, the (...)
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    Barry Hoffmaster (1981). Family Medicine as a Social Science. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 6 (4):387-410.
    The branch of clinical medicine most likely to qualify as a social science is family medicine. Whether family medicine is a social science is addressed in four steps. First, the nature of family medicine is outlined. Second, the extent to which social science knowledge is used in family practice is discussed. Third, the extent to which family medicine can qualify as a social science is considered with respect to an orthodox model (...)
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    Anita Chary (2013). The Social Medicine Reader, Second Edition: Volume One: Patients, Doctors, and Illness, Nancy M.P. King, Ronald P. Strauss, Larry R. Churchill, Sue E. Estroff, and Gail E. Henderson, Eds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005. 294 Pp. ISBN 978‐0822335689, $24.95. And The Social Medicine Reader, Second Edition: Volume Two: Social and Cultural Contributions to Health, Difference, and Inequality, Gail E. Henderson, Larry R. Churchill, Nancy M.P. King, Jonathan Oberlander, and Ronald P. Strauss, Eds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005. 323 Pp. ISBN 978‐0822335931, $24.95. [REVIEW] Anthropology of Consciousness 24 (1):76-81.
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    David T. Ozar (1985). Social Ethics, the Philosophy of Medicine, and Professional Responsibility. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 6 (3).
    The social ethics of medicine is the study and ethical analysis of social structures which impact on the provision of health care by physicians. There are many such social structures. Not all these structures are responsive to the influence of physicians as health professionals. But some social structures which impact on health care are prompted by or supported by important preconceptions of medical practice. In this article, three such elements of the philosophy of medicine (...)
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    Dorothy Porter (1992). Changing Disciplines: John Ryle and the Making of Social Medicine in Britain in the 1940s. History of Science 30 (2):137-164.
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    Michael Martin (1981). Is Medicine a Social Science? Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 6 (4):345-360.
    The question, "Is medicine a social science?" can be understood in three different ways. One interpretation suggests that medicine is merely a social science, which is obviously false. Another interpretation is that medicine might be in part a social science. The third interpretation of the question is, "Is the social scientific dimension of medicine very important?" Three claims are considered about the social scientific dimension of medicine. Although these claims are (...)
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    Mark Risjord (1993). Relativism and the Social Scientific Study of Medicine. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 18 (2):195-212.
    Does the social scientific study of medicine require a commitment to relativism? Relativism claims that some subject (e.g., knowledge claims or moral judgments) is relative to a background (e.g., a culture or conceptual scheme) and that judgments about the subject are incommensurable. Examining the concept of success as it appears in orthodox and nonorthodox medical systems, we see that judgments of success are relative to a background medical system. Relativism requires the social scientific study of medicine (...)
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  12. Anita Chary (2013). The Social Medicine Reader, Second Edition: Volume One: Patients, Doctors, and Illness, Nancy M.P.King, Ronald P.Strauss, Larry R.Churchill, Sue E.Estroff, and Gail E.Henderson, Eds. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2005. 294 Pp. ISBN 978-0822335689, $2. [REVIEW] Anthropology of Consciousness 24 (1):76-81.
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  13. Carlo M. Cipolla (1976). From Medical Police to Social Medicine: Essays on the History of Health CareGeorge Rosen. Isis 67 (4):632-633.
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  14. Letitia Fairfield (1957). Social Medicine. New Blackfriars 38 (450):374-377.
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  15. F. Smith (1981). Victorian Social Medicine: The Ideas and Methods of William Farr by John M. Eyler. [REVIEW] Isis: A Journal of the History of Science 72:143-143.
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  16. Steve Sturdy (2006). C HRIS F EUDTNER, Bitter Sweet: Diabetes, Insulin, and the Transformation of Illness. Studies in Social Medicine. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Caroline Press, 2003. Pp. Xxiiii+290. ISBN 0-8087-2791-6. £22.95, $29.95. [REVIEW] British Journal for the History of Science 39 (2):309.
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    Leigh Turner (2009). Bioethics and Social Studies of Medicine: Overlapping Concerns. Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics 18 (1):36.
    Polemicists and disciplinary puritans commonly make a sharp distinction between the normative, “prescriptive,” philosophical work of bioethicists and the empirical, “descriptive” work of anthropologists and sociologists studying medicine, healthcare, and illness. Though few contemporary medical anthropologists and sociologists of health and illness subscribe to positivism, the legacy of positivist thought persists in some areas of the social sciences. It is still quite common for social scientists to insist that their work does not contain explicit normative analysis, offers (...)
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    Rosamond Rhodes, Margaret P. Battin & Anita Silvers (eds.) (2002). Medicine and Social Justice: Essays on the Distribution of Health Care. OUP USA.
    Because medicine can preserve and restore health and function, it has been widely acknowledged as a basic good that a just society should provide its members. Yet there is wide disagreement over the scope of what is to be provided, to whom, how, when and why. In this uniquely comprehensive book some of the best-known philosophers, doctors, lawyers, political scientists, and economists writing on the subject discuss the concerns and deepen our understanding of the theoretical and practical issues that (...)
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    Kevin Wm Wildes (2001). The Crisis of Medicine: Philosophy and the Social Construction of Medicine. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 11 (1):71-86.
    : During the past decade there has been a debate about the field of philosophy of medicine. The debate has focused on fundamental questions about whether the field exists and the nature of the field. This article explores the debate and argues that it has paid insufficient attention to the social dimensions of both philosophy and medicine. The article goes on to argue that by exploring this debate one can better understand some of the difficult questions facing (...)
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    Leonor María Barranco Pedraza & Batista Hernández (2013). Social contribution of traditional and Natural Medicine in the Cuban public health. Humanidades Médicas 13 (3):713-727.
    Se realizó una revisión bibliográfica de materiales disponibles en revistas electrónicas de la base SciELO con el objetivo de fundamentar la contribución de la Medicina Tradicional y Natural a la Salud Pública cubana y las interrelaciones ciencia-tecnología-sociedad. La perspectiva Ciencia, Tecnología y Sociedad (CTS) contribuye a construir una cultura científica para que la población en general pueda llegar a sentirla como propia, lo cual requiere priorizar la aplicación de la Medicina Tradicional y Natural (MTN) socialmente útil y culturalmente relevante con (...)
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  21. Norman Daniels & Rosamond Rhodes (2002). Medicine and Social Justice: Essays on the Distribution of Health Care. In Rosamond Rhodes, Margaret P. Battin & Anita Silvers (eds.), Medicine and Social Justice: Essays on the Distribution of Health Care. OUP Usa
     
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    Michael Ruse (1981). Medicine as Social Science: The Case of Freud on Homosexuality. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 6 (4):361-386.
    This paper considers the question of whether the explanation of homosexual orientation offered by Sigmund Freud qualifies as a genuine explanation, judged by the criteria of the social sciences. It is argued that the explanation, namely that homosexual orientation is a function of atypical parental influences, is indeed an explanation of the kind found in the social sciences. Nevertheless, it is concluded that to date Freud's hypotheses about homosexuality are no more than unproven speculations. Also considered is the (...)
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    Rein Vos & Dick L. Willems (2000). Technology in Medicine: Ontology, Epistemology, Ethics and Social Philosophy at the Crossroads. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 21 (1):1-7.
    In reference to the different approaches in philosophy(of medicine) of the nature of (medical) technology,this article introduces the topic of this specialissue of Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics, that is,the way the different forms of medical technologyfunction in everyday medical practice. The authorselaborate on the active role technology plays inshaping our views on disease, illness, and the body,whence in shaping our world.
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    Elisabeth A. Lloyd (2002). Reductionism in Medicine: Social Aspects of Health. In Marc Van Regenmortel & David Hull (eds.), Promises and Limits of Reductionism in the Biomedical Sciences. J. Wiley and Sons 67-82.
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    David I. Mostofsky (2012). Social Science, Behavioural Medicine, and the Tomato Effect. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice 18 (2):313-316.
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    J. E. Triana (1996). Humanistic and Social Education for Physicians: The Experience of the Colombian School of Medicine. Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 21 (6):651-657.
    Medical education at the Colombian School of Medicine has undergone a reconceptualization and reorganization so as to encompasses three fundamental elements of medical practice: 1) development of general abilities and standards necessary for appropriate professional medical practice; 2) technical education which makes it possible to utilize the bases that science and technology have provided for the development and application of knowledge, and in turn, to expand this base through research and development; and 3) humanistic education to guide students into (...)
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  27. Simon Btesh (ed.) (1972). Recent Progress in Biology and Medicine, its Social and Ethical Implications: Proceedings of a Round Table Conference on Science Policy and Biomedical Research, Unesco House, Paris, 4-6 September, 1972 = les Récents Progrès De La Biologie Et De La Médecine Et Leur Portée Sociale Et Éthique: Comptes Rendus Du Colloque Sur La Politique Scientifique Et La Recherche Biomédicale, Maison De L'unesco, Paris, 4-6 Septembre, 1972. [REVIEW] Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences.
     
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  28. Leanna Darvall & Beth Gaze (1994). Medicine, Law and Social Change. Bioethics 8 (4):352-355.
     
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    Matthew K. Wynia (2008). The Short History and Tenuous Future of Medical Professionalism: The Erosion of Medicine's Social Contract. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 51 (4):565-578.
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    Richard L. Cruess & Sylvia R. Cruess (2008). Expectations and Obligations: Professionalism and Medicine's Social Contract with Society. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 51 (4):579-598.
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    Charles E. Rosenberg (1977). The Therapeutic Revolution: Medicine, Meaning, and Social Change in Nineteenth-Century America. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 20 (4):485-506.
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    Patrick J. Murray (2013). Keir Waddington, An Introduction to the Social History of Medicine: Europe Since 1500 (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011), Pp. 408, B/W Tables, B/W Photos, € 30.00 (Paperback), ISBN 978 1 403 94693 5. [REVIEW] Early Science and Medicine 18 (3):322-324.
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    Sandra H. Johnson (2005). The Social, Professional, and Legal Framework for the Problem of Pain Management in Emergency Medicine. Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics 33 (4):741-760.
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    Øivind Larsen (1984). Disease From a Historical and Social Point of View: Some Remarks Based on the Needs of Preventive Medicine. In Lennart Nordenfelt & B. I. B. Lindahl (eds.), Health, Disease, and Causal Explanations in Medicine. Reidel 153--164.
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  35. Malte Dreyer, Jeanette Erdmann & Christoph Rehmann-Sutter (eds.) (2016). Genetic Transparency? Ethical and Social Implications of Next Generation Human Genomics and Genetic Medicine. Brill | Rodopi.
    _Genetic Transparency?_ tackles the question of who has, or should have access to personal genomic information. Genomics experts and scholars from the humanities and social sciences discuss the changes in interpersonal relationships, human self-understandings, ethics, law, and the health systems.
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  36. Arnold R. Eiser (2013). The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America: Philosophical, Cultural, and Social Considerations. Lexington Books.
    The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America is an analysis of medical care, medical education and medical professionalism with reference to the cultural touchstones of the postmodern era: consumerism, computerization, destruction of meta-narratives, and “stakeholder late capitalism.” The prism of postmodern thought provides a powerful heuristic to grasp the fundamental changes that have occurred and substantively changed the ethos of healthcare delivery, the patient-physician relationship, the physician-corporate entanglement, and the addition of more stakeholders in healthcare delivery.
     
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  37. Arnold R. Eiser (2015). The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America: Philosophical, Cultural, and Social Considerations. Lexington Books.
    The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America is an analysis of medical care, medical education, and medical professionalism with reference to the cultural touchstones of the postmodern era: consumerism, computerization, destruction of meta-narratives, and “stakeholder late capitalism.”.
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  38. H. E. Frech (1984). The Social Benefits of Price Competition in Medicine. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 28 (1):40-48.
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  39. Sandra H. Johnson (2005). The Social, Professional, and Legal Framework for the Problem of Pain Management in Emergency Medicine. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 33 (4):741-760.
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  40. David Mechanic (1983). The Social Transformation of American Medicine By Paul Starr. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 27 (1):163-167.
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  41. Joshua Cole (1994). The Chaos of Particular Facts: Statistics, Medicine and the Social Body in Early 19th-Century France. History of the Human Sciences 7 (3):1-27.
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  42. Phil Nicholls (1989). Reviews : Roy Porter and Andrew Wear (Eds), Problems and Methods in the History of Medicine, Beckenham: Croom Helm, 1987, £30.00, Ix + 262 Pp. Social History of Medicine: The Journal of the Society for the Social History of Medicine, Volume I, Number I, April 1988, Oxford: Oxford University Press, £35.00 (£12.00) P.A. [REVIEW] History of the Human Sciences 2 (3):403-407.
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    Maciej Henneberg (2003). Great Issues for Medicine in the Twenty-First Century. Ethical and Social Issues Arising Out of Advances in the Biomedical Sciences. Journal of Biosocial Science 35 (2):319-320.
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    Kevin Wm Wildes (2001). The Crisis of Medicine: Philosophy and the Social Construction of Medicine. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 11 (1):71-86.
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    J. S. Huxley (1932). Genetic Principles in Medicine and Social Science. The Eugenics Review 23 (4):341.
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    Lois Snyder (2011). Online Professionalism: Social Media, Social Contracts, Trust, and Medicine. Journal of Clinical Ethics 22 (2):173.
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    A. M. Smith (1994). Medicine, Law and Social Change. Journal of Medical Ethics 20 (4):262-263.
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    Peregrine Horden (1997). Medicine and Social Ethics. The Classical Review 47 (02):344-.
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    Kathleen Nolan (forthcoming). Ethics, Medical Research, and Medicine: Commercialism Versus Environmentalism and Social Justice (Review). American Journal of Bioethics 3 (2):69-70.
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    Marjan Premik (1998). Alternative Medicine in Slovenia: Some Social‐Medical Views. Health Care Analysis 6 (1):59-64.
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