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Des médicaments à tout prix
Sociologie des génériques en France
Medicine at any price
Sociology of generic drugs in France
Étienne Nouguez
Twenty years after they were introduced in France, generic drugs remain controversial. For some they are authentic drugs, upon which the survival of our health insurance system depends. For others, they are poor imitations which sacrifice health in the name of economics. The development of these generics has reconfigured the French health system.



La santé aux États-Unis
Une histoire politique
Health in the United States
A political history
Anne-Laure Beaussier
Focusing on Congress and questions of health protection, Anne Laure Beaussier shows how the changes in federal power since the 1970s and the ideological polarization between democrats and republicans have affected the social policies of this country.



Dictionnaire critique de l'expertise
Santé, travail, environnement
Critical Dictionary of Expertise
Health, work, environment
Claude Gilbert, Emmanuel Henry, Jean-Noël Jouzel, Pascal Marichalar
Designed for practitioners, students and professors, this is the first dictionary devoted to health expertise. It describes the uses, notions and concepts of the field. Drawing on the most recent research, it simultaneously illustrates the institutional context surrounding expertise and the actors that contribute to it or endure its consequences.



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