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Narrative medicine : honoring the stories of illness / Rita Charon.

Charon, Rita. (Author).
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Location: IAHS STACKS RC48 .C42 2006
Barcode: 30731101089617
Status: Available

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  • ISBN: 0195166752 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780195166750
  • ISBN: 9780195340228 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0195340221 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 266 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford ; Oxford University Press, 2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-258) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
pt. 1. What is narrative medicine? -- The sources of narrative medicine -- Bridging health care's divides -- Narrative features of medicine -- pt. 2. Narratives of illness -- Telling one's life -- The patient, the body, and the self -- pt. 3. Developing narrative competence -- Close reading -- Attention, representation, and affiliation -- The parallel chart -- pt. 4. Dividends of narrative medicine -- Bearing witness -- The bioethics of narrative medicine -- A narrative vision for health care.
Subject: Narrative medicine.
Physician and patient.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Narration.
Professional-Patient Relations.
Communication.
Medicine.
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