@@The Annual Review of Japanese Health and Medical Sociology@@
No. 10 [May 1999]

PrefaceHiroshi SHIBATA1

Special Issue 1: The Dialogue between Public Health and Medical Sociology

The Dialogue between Public Health and Medical SociologyShinko ICHINOHE, Takashi ASAKURA2
The National Health Service Reform and EvaluationTanji HOSHI, Yoshinori FUJIWARA7
Public Health in the Era of DiversificationToshihiro IWANAGA19

Special Issue 2: Modern and Post-modern in Medicine

Modern and Post-modern in MedicineYuji NOGUCHI25
Modern / Postmodern: Significant and Risky SchemeShinya TATEIWA26
Medicine and gModernityhYuzo SHINDO32

Original Article

Interaction Process of Demented Elders and Family CaregiversJosuke AMADA38

Research Note

A Report on the Transition of the Meaning of Naturalness Following the Increased Deliveries
@@@ in HospitalTakemi WATANABE, Michiko ASAI56
What is Nursing Professeionalization?:
@@@ Nursesf Autonomy and Patientsf Self-ControlSayo MITSUI65
A Comment of P. Conradfs Medicalization TheoryTaro ANDO75