Of pride and prejudice: the role of sociology and social networks in integrating the health sciences.

@article{Pescosolido2006OfPA,
  title={Of pride and prejudice: the role of sociology and social networks in integrating the health sciences.},
  author={Bernice A. Pescosolido},
  journal={Journal of health and social behavior},
  year={2006},
  volume={47 3},
  pages={189-208}
}
Calls have been issued for understanding the "contexts" or "environment" shaping the causes and consequences of health and health care. Existing efforts raise concerns about how a panorama of influences can be considered simultaneously. Sociology's view of contexts as social network structures that shape and are shaped in social interaction offers one key… CONTINUE READING