1) Compare and contrast feminism and the new right’s views on health and illness. (600 words)
2) Describe and analyse existing evidence of social variations in health and illness in society.
In analyzing existing social variations in health and illness you could focus on social class where much evidence exists to demonstrate these variations – for example analyzing mortality and infant mortality rates between the social classes. (350 words)
3) Describe and analyse sociological explanations for inequalities in health and illness. Pay particular attention to structural/materialistic and cultural/behavioral arguments with reference to any research that has been carried out in these areas to support your argument – for example the Black report of 1980 and other more recent pieces of research. (550 words)