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The Resource Clear Cut : One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body

Clear Cut : One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body

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Clear Cut : One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body
Title
Clear Cut
Title remainder
One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How much can we lose and still remain whole? In the course of her life, Ginny Jordan has lost both breasts and her ovaries to cancer, undergone chemotherapy, experienced debilitating vertigo, and other conditions--at the same time as she has been a daughter, wife, mother of three, and member of a large, active family. In prose that is startling and evocative, witty and generous, Clear Cut explores biographically, symbolically, and culturally the meanings of nine different parts of the body, of how much we can lose and still remain whole and know who we are. Jordan mourns for and celebrates the
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jordan, Ginny
Dewey number
362.1092273
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
R726.5 .J889 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jordan, Ginny
  • Sick
  • Women
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Sick
  • Women
  • United States
  • History & Archaeology
  • Biography - General
Label
Clear Cut : One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Epigraph 01; Epigraph 02; Contents; Dedication; PROLOGUE; 1: RIGHT BREAST; 2: HAIR; 3: HAND; 4: THE LEFT BREAST; 5: LEG; 6: VAGINA; 7: EAR; 8: HEART; 9: OVARIES; EPILOGUE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; About the Author
Control code
774276704
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781590563175
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774276704
Label
Clear Cut : One Woman's Journey of Life and in the Body
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover Page; Title Page; Copyright; Epigraph 01; Epigraph 02; Contents; Dedication; PROLOGUE; 1: RIGHT BREAST; 2: HAIR; 3: HAND; 4: THE LEFT BREAST; 5: LEG; 6: VAGINA; 7: EAR; 8: HEART; 9: OVARIES; EPILOGUE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; About the Author
Control code
774276704
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (177 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781590563175
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)774276704

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