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作者 Beach, Wayne A
書名 A natural history of family cancer : interactional resources for managing illness / Wayne A. Beach
出版項 Cresskill, NJ : Hampton Press, c2009
國際標準書號 9781572736900 (hbk.)
9781572736917 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  RC262 .B336 2009    在架上    30610020315040
說明 xix, 367 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
系列 Health communication
Health communication (Cresskill, N.J.)
附註 "Fordword by Douglas W. Maynard" -- Cover
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-358) and indexes
Communication & family cancer journeys -- The "malignancy" phone call corpus : analyzing episodic and longitudinal interactions -- Between dad and son : delivering, receiving, and assimilating bad cancer news -- Between mom and son : talking about "the verdict" -- Making the case for airline compassion fares : the serial organization of problem narratives -- Stability and ambiguity : living in flux with mom's cancer -- State of readiness : figurative expressions and the social construction of emergency preparedness -- So what'd the doctor have to say? : lay reportings about doctors, medical staff, and technical procedures -- She likes the doctor... "Ho:ly Christ come on" : positive and negative assessments of doctors and medical care -- "Sh:i:t... yeah, I know." : sharing commiserative space and claiming epistemic authority -- Stories-in-a-series : tellings and retellings about cigarettes, devastation, and hair -- Secular, spiritual, and social scientific conceptions of hope (and optimism) -- "Well where's our magic wand Mom... beats the hell out of me." : the interactional organization of hope and optimism -- Epilogue : journeying through cancer interactionally -- Retrospective interview with family members : eighteen years following diagnosis
主題 Cancer -- Patients -- Family relationships
Communication in medicine
Neoplasms -- psychology
Adaptation, Psychological
Family -- psychology
Social Support
Alt Author Maynard, Douglas W., 1946-
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