Mediating Health Information: The Go-Betweens in a Changing Socio-Technical Landscape
Nadine Wathen, Sally Wyatt, Roma Harris
Palgrave Macmillan, Oct 15, 2008 - Social Science - 240 pages
Welcome or not, most citizens in Western countries are unable to go through a day without receiving a dose of health information. This book examines the ways in which ordinary people locate and digest the amount of health information available today, focusing on the unexplored 'middle' place of human and technical mediators.
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