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Embodiment : clinical, critical, and cultural perspectives on health and illness

Author: Malcolm MacLachlan
Publisher: Maidenhead ; New York, NY : Open University Press, 2004.
Series: Health psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first book to explore the idea of embodiment across a wide range of clinical contexts. Adopting a critical and cultural perspective, the book stresses the importance of understanding, in addition to explaining, people's often distressing experiences of their bodies." "From anorexia to amputation, Botox to body dysmorphic disorder, phantom limbs to acute and chronic pain, the book considers a broad range  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case Reports
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Malcolm MacLachlan
ISBN: 9780335209590 0335209599 9780335209606 0335209602
OCLC Number: 56956138
Description: xiv, 207 pages : illustrations, portrait.
Contents: Body plasticity --
Sensing self --
Somatic complaints --
Body sculpturing --
Illusory body experiences --
Enabling technologies --
Forms of embodiment.
Series Title: Health psychology.
Responsibility: Malcolm MacLachlan.

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