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At the will of the body : reflections on illness

Author: Arthur W Frank
Publisher: Boston, MA : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Mariner Books edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur W Frank
ISBN: 9780618219292 0618219293
OCLC Number: 1076709021
Notes: Reprint, with a new afterword, of edition originally published Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1991.
Description: 158 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Illness as a Dangerous Opportunity. p. 1. Becoming Ill. p. 8. Illness as Incident. p. 16. Becoming Ill Again. p. 22. Seeing Through Pain. p. 29. Mourning What Is Lost. p. 36. Care Has No Recipe. p. 42. Body as Territory and as Wonder. p. 50. Cost of Appearances. p. 64. Chemotherapy and Adventure. p. 72. Struggle Is Not a Fight. p. 83. Stigma. p. 91. Denial and Affirmation. p. 99. Comforters and Accusers. p. 108. Valuing Illness. p. 115. Listening to the Ill. p. 123. Ceremonies of Recovery. p. 129. Gravy. p. 136. Afterword. p. 143. Literary Debts. p. 157.
Responsibility: Arthur W. Frank.

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