skip to content
Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease

Author: Alan Radley
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1993.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Examines people's experience of illness, their understanding of what it means to be healthy and illuminates the different worlds of the sick and healthy, offering a biographic and cultural approach  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Worlds of illness.
London ; New York : Routledge, 1993
(DLC) 92049154
(OCoLC)26396288
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Radley
ISBN: 0203435249 9780203435243 0415067693 9780415067690
OCLC Number: 71193656
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 205 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Introduction Alan Radley 1. Constructing discourse about health and their social determinants Janine Pierret 2. Social Class and the contextualization of illness experience Alan Blair 3. Attitude of mind as a means of resisting illness Kristian Pollock 4. Religion and Illness Rory Williams 5. Chronic illness and the pursuit of virtue in everyday life Gareth Williams 6. The role of metaphor in adjustment to chronic illness Alan Ridley 7. Why do the victims blame themselves? Mildred Blaxter 8. Towards the reconstruction of an organic mental disorder Tom Kitwood 9. The world of illness of the closed head injured Paul Bellaby 10. On knowing the patient: experiences of nurses undertaking care Martha MacLeod 11. On chronic illness: immigrant women in Canada's workforce Joan Anderson
Responsibility: edited by Alan Radley.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71193656> # Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "71193656" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Thing/humans> ; # Humans
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_clinical_medicine> ; # MEDICAL--Clinical Medicine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/attitude_to_health> ; # Attitude to Health
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_internal_medicine> ; # MEDICAL--Internal Medicine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_evidence_based_medicine> ; # MEDICAL--Evidence-Based Medicine
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/health_&_fitness_diseases_general> ; # HEALTH & FITNESS--Diseases--General
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/616.0019/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_diseases> ; # MEDICAL--Diseases
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85122274> ; # Sick--Psychology
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864355> ; # Clinical health psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/patients_psychology> ; # Patients--psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/psychology_social> ; # Psychology, Social
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122637> ; # Social medicine
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118051> ; # Sick--Psychology
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/112143477> ; # Alan Radley
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/862484942> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26396288> ;
    schema:name "Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease"@en ;
    schema:productID "71193656" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71193656#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_routledge_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Agent/routledge> ; # Routledge
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=77170> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/warw/detail.action?docID=180160> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=180160> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=180160> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=180160> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=31929> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10057598> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415067690> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203435243> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71193656> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/attitude_to_health> # Attitude to Health
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Attitude to Health"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/health_&_fitness_diseases_general> # HEALTH & FITNESS--Diseases--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "HEALTH & FITNESS--Diseases--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_clinical_medicine> # MEDICAL--Clinical Medicine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "MEDICAL--Clinical Medicine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_diseases> # MEDICAL--Diseases
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "MEDICAL--Diseases"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_evidence_based_medicine> # MEDICAL--Evidence-Based Medicine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "MEDICAL--Evidence-Based Medicine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/medical_internal_medicine> # MEDICAL--Internal Medicine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "MEDICAL--Internal Medicine"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/patients_psychology> # Patients--psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Patients--psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/862484942#Topic/psychology_social> # Psychology, Social
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Psychology, Social"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85122274> # Sick--Psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sick--Psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118051> # Sick--Psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sick--Psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122637> # Social medicine
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social medicine"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864355> # Clinical health psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clinical health psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112143477> # Alan Radley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1946" ;
    schema:familyName "Radley" ;
    schema:givenName "Alan" ;
    schema:name "Alan Radley" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780203435243>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0203435249" ;
    schema:isbn "9780203435243" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780415067690>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0415067693" ;
    schema:isbn "9780415067690" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/26396288>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Worlds of illness." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71193656> ; # Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/71193656>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/71193656> ; # Worlds of illness : biographical and cultural perspectives on health and disease
    schema:dateModified "2018-01-06" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.