The Blackwell Companion to Medical Sociology
Editor: William C. Cockerham
The Blackwell Companion to Medical Sociology is a comprehensive collection of twenty-six original
essays by leading medical sociologists from all over the world. The articles are organized both topically
and by region to provide thorough coverage of the concerns, issues, and future directions of the discipline.
This invaluable resource is the most informed, complete, and up-to-date reference on transnational
medical sociology available today. Covers both substantive areas in medical sociology and regional
perspectives located in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa First comparative
perspective to provide a comprehensive view of the field
ing Economic Time Series (1998) and Forecasting Non-stationary Economic Time
Series (1999), and has published in academic journals on a variety of time-series econometrics topics.
David F. Hendry
David F. Hendry, Professor of Economics at Oxford University, is a past President and Honorary Vice-
President of the Royal Economic Society, Fellow of the British Academy and Econometric Society, and
a Foreign Honorary Member of both the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the American
Economic Association. He has published more than twenty books, as well as over 150 articles and
papers on time-series econometrics, econometric modeling, economic forecasting, the history of
econometrics, Monte Carlo methods, econometric computing and empirical applications.