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Published: 19 December 2018

384 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

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

  • A comprehensive overview of illness narratives in practice, with a clear layout to enable the reader to focus on the area essential to them
  • Multidisciplinary perspectives allow for a thorough understanding of the possibilities and pitfalls associated with narratives in practice
  • Includes a chapter on narratives in medical education, complete with practical examples for medical teaching
  • Features a section on epistemological reflections on narratives
  • Explores the influence of media on health care narratives

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