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The Resource The tapestry of health, illness and disease, edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig

The tapestry of health, illness and disease, edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig

Label
The tapestry of health, illness and disease
Title
The tapestry of health, illness and disease
Statement of responsibility
edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Human suffering and illness as well as health and healing are topics of ongoing actuality. In a world of growing complexity and interrelatedness a broader perspective on these topics is needed. The global conference project on "Making Sense of: Health, Illness and Disease" is a forum for scholars from various countries who are interested in deepening the interdisciplinary discourse on the subject. This book is the outcome of the 5th conference held at Mansfield College, Oxford, in July 2006. It combines essays that transgress traditional disciplinary boundaries in the field of health care deli
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.4/61
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA418
LC item number
.T37 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2009 C-569
  • WZ 330
NLM item number
T172 2009
Series statement
At the interface/probing the boundaries,
Series volume
v. 55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health
  • Health in literature
  • Health
  • Diseases
  • Social medicine
  • Substance abuse
  • Medicine in Literature
  • Culture
  • Politics
  • Substance-Related Disorders
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Diseases
  • Health
  • Health
  • Health in literature
  • Social medicine
  • Substance abuse
  • Sozialmedizin
Label
The tapestry of health, illness and disease, edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Diagnosing hidden religion in medicine : health, illness and the politics of hope
  • Stephan van Erp
  • Personal and communal reactions to cancer : an interpretative phenomenological analysis of the beliefs held by Charedi Jewish breast cancer patients
  • Kate Coleman
  • The politics and poetics of migrant tuberculosis : modelling a "social disease" in French public health
  • Janina Kehr
  • Woman as mysterious machine : metaphor, rhetoric and female sexual dysfunction
  • Monica Brown.
  • Part 3 : The multiple subjectivities of addiction.
  • It's the stories you tell : binge drinking, violence and celebrity
  • Introduction / Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig Part 1 : Perspectives from literature.
  • Andy Ruddock
  • I use drugs, but I am not a drug addict : how heroin and cocaine users make sense of their practice as a healthy behaviour
  • Maria Caiata Zufferey
  • Abnormal normality : addiction, identity and the problem of normal
  • Kimmo Saaristo
  • On waiting and hoping in Raymond Carver's "A small good thing"
  • Harold Schweizer
  • Writing plague : transforming narrative, witnessing and history
  • Jennifer Cooke
  • Strand by strand : untying the knots of mental and physical illness in the correspondence and diaries of Antonia White and Emily Holmes Coleman
  • Sherah Wells.
  • Part 2 : Politics, community and biomedicine.
Control code
302089277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 191 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435695184
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789401206716
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302089277
Label
The tapestry of health, illness and disease, edited by Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Diagnosing hidden religion in medicine : health, illness and the politics of hope
  • Stephan van Erp
  • Personal and communal reactions to cancer : an interpretative phenomenological analysis of the beliefs held by Charedi Jewish breast cancer patients
  • Kate Coleman
  • The politics and poetics of migrant tuberculosis : modelling a "social disease" in French public health
  • Janina Kehr
  • Woman as mysterious machine : metaphor, rhetoric and female sexual dysfunction
  • Monica Brown.
  • Part 3 : The multiple subjectivities of addiction.
  • It's the stories you tell : binge drinking, violence and celebrity
  • Introduction / Vera Kalitzkus and Peter L. Twohig Part 1 : Perspectives from literature.
  • Andy Ruddock
  • I use drugs, but I am not a drug addict : how heroin and cocaine users make sense of their practice as a healthy behaviour
  • Maria Caiata Zufferey
  • Abnormal normality : addiction, identity and the problem of normal
  • Kimmo Saaristo
  • On waiting and hoping in Raymond Carver's "A small good thing"
  • Harold Schweizer
  • Writing plague : transforming narrative, witnessing and history
  • Jennifer Cooke
  • Strand by strand : untying the knots of mental and physical illness in the correspondence and diaries of Antonia White and Emily Holmes Coleman
  • Sherah Wells.
  • Part 2 : Politics, community and biomedicine.
Control code
302089277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 191 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781435695184
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789401206716
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)302089277

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