How can I prove this inequality

Social inequality and health / illness


For an up-to-date overview, see the essays in the special edition “Social Inequality and Health” of the Federal Health Gazette Volume 59, 2016, Issue 2
Geyer S, Social Inequalities in the Occurrence of Chronic Diseases. Federal Health Gazette 59.2016, 181-187
Mielck A, Social Inequality and Health. Introduction to the current discussion, Verlag Hans Huber, Bern 2005
Richter M / Hurrelmann K (ed.), Sociology of Health and Disease. Springer VS, Wiesbaden 2016
Rosenbrock R, Health and Justice in Germany, Health Service 69, 2007, 647-652

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Determinants of health, epidemiology and social epidemiology, gender-equitable health promotion and gender mainstreaming, life situations and phases of life, participation: codecision by citizens, systemic requirement-resource model in health promotion, target groups, multipliers

This text is a revised version of the previous presentation by Andreas Mielck, who maintained this key concept for a long time. I would like to thank Andreas Mielck for his continuous work and for the opportunity to take over part of the text and the illustration.