Material discourses of health and illness

Material Discourses of Health and Illness applies discursive approaches to the field of health psychology, in stark contrast to the bio-medical model of health and illness. The discursive approach uses the person's experience and feelings as the central focus of interest, whereas the more traditional models regarded these as coincidental and relatively unimportant. The book provides an accessible and compelling introduction to social constructionist and discursive approaches to those with limited previous knowledge of socio-linguistic theory and research. It provides practical exa

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Other Authors Yardley, Lucy, 1961-
Place, Publisher, Year London ; New York : Routledge, 1997.
Pages1 online resource (251 p.)
ISBN1-282-32369-5
0-203-13526-1
9786612323690
1-283-96141-5
1-134-77382-X
LanguageEnglish
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