The Resource Empathy and healing : essays in medical and narrative anthropology, Vieda Skultans

Empathy and healing : essays in medical and narrative anthropology, Vieda Skultans

Label
Empathy and healing : essays in medical and narrative anthropology
Title
Empathy and healing
Title remainder
essays in medical and narrative anthropology
Statement of responsibility
Vieda Skultans
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Skultans, Vieda
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GN296
LC item number
.S58 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical anthropology
  • Medical anthropology
  • Traditional medicine
  • Traditional medicine
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural
  • Psychiatry, Transcultural
Label
Empathy and healing : essays in medical and narrative anthropology, Vieda Skultans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Empathy and healing : aspects of spiritualist ritual -- Bodily madness and the spread of the blush -- The symbolic significance of menstruation and the menopause -- Women and affliction in Maharstra : a hydraulic model of health and illness -- Anthropology and psychiatry : the uneasy alliance -- Remembering and forgetting : anthropology and psychiatry, the changing relationship -- A historical disorder : neurasthenia and the testimony of lives in Latvia -- Narratives of the body and history : illness in judgement on the Soviet past -- From damaged nerves to masked depression : inevitability and hope in Latvian psychiatric narratives -- Looking for a subject : Latvian memory and narrative -- The expropriated harvest : narratives of deportation and collectivization in north-east Latvia -- Narratives of landscape in Latvian history and memory -- Arguing with the KGB archives : archival and narrative memory in post-Soviet Latvia -- Varieties of deception and distrust : moral dilemmas in the ethnography of psychiatry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 282 p.
Isbn
9781845453503
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3038894-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3038894
  • (Sirsi) o212432515
  • (OCoLC)212432515
Label
Empathy and healing : essays in medical and narrative anthropology, Vieda Skultans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Empathy and healing : aspects of spiritualist ritual -- Bodily madness and the spread of the blush -- The symbolic significance of menstruation and the menopause -- Women and affliction in Maharstra : a hydraulic model of health and illness -- Anthropology and psychiatry : the uneasy alliance -- Remembering and forgetting : anthropology and psychiatry, the changing relationship -- A historical disorder : neurasthenia and the testimony of lives in Latvia -- Narratives of the body and history : illness in judgement on the Soviet past -- From damaged nerves to masked depression : inevitability and hope in Latvian psychiatric narratives -- Looking for a subject : Latvian memory and narrative -- The expropriated harvest : narratives of deportation and collectivization in north-east Latvia -- Narratives of landscape in Latvian history and memory -- Arguing with the KGB archives : archival and narrative memory in post-Soviet Latvia -- Varieties of deception and distrust : moral dilemmas in the ethnography of psychiatry
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 282 p.
Isbn
9781845453503
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 3038894-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3038894
  • (Sirsi) o212432515
  • (OCoLC)212432515

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