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Published: 26 November 2015

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780198703358

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WINNER in the Public Health category of the British Medical Association Book Awards 2016.

Health Inequalities

Critical Perspectives

Edited by Katherine E. Smith, Clare Bambra, and Sarah E. Hill

  • A broad account of health inequalities in the UK.
  • Challenges widely accepted ways of thinking about health inequalities enabling the reader to identify criticisms of existing research.
  • Addresses and summarises key findings and suggestions for distinct audiences in research, advocacy, policy and practice which allows the readers working in different contexts to easily identify messages/ideas of most relevance to them.
  • Sets out alternative ways of thinking about health inequalities and future research agendas.

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