Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 November 2016

360 Pages | 1

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199360192

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The Principles and Practice of Narrative Medicine

Rita Charon, Sayantani DasGupta, Nellie Hermann, Craig Irvine, Eric R. Marcus, Edgar Rivera Colsn, Danielle Spencer, and Maura Spiegel

  • An all-in-one source for the ideas and practices of Narrative Medicine
  • A synthesis of literary, philosophical, and creative approaches to health care
  • Includes practical descriptions and guidelines for teaching narrative medicine in diverse settings
  • A handbook of practice along with précis of theory for those who contemplate narrative medicine practice
  • Addresses the question of what distinguishes narrative medicine from other forms of medical humanities or patient-centered care

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