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Published: 19 October 2018

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780198806660

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Illness Narratives in Practice: Potentials and Challenges of Using Narratives in Health-related Contexts

Edited by Gabriele Lucius-Hoene, Christine Holmberg, and Thorsten Meyer

  • Comprehensive overview of illness narratives in practice divided into 8 distinct parts. The clear layout allows the readers to focus on the area essential to them and get a comprehensive overview and reflective stance of narratives in that field
  • Multidisciplinary perspectives on narratives in practice. This allows for a comprehensive understanding of the possibilities and pitfalls of narratives in practice
  • Includes a section on narratives in medical education, complete with practical examples for medical teaching
  • Includes a section on epistemological reflections on narratives
  • Includes a section on the influence of media on health care narratives

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