The Resource A disability of the soul : an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan, Karen Nakamura

A disability of the soul : an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan, Karen Nakamura

Label
A disability of the soul : an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan
Title
A disability of the soul
Title remainder
an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan
Statement of responsibility
Karen Nakamura
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this work, Karen Nakamura explores how the members of this unique community struggle with their lives, their illnesses, and the meaning of community. Told through engaging historical narrative, insightful ethnographic vignettes, and compelling life stories, her account of Bethel House depicts its achievements and setbacks, its promises and limitations. The book is accompanied by a DVD containing two fascinating documentaries about Bethel made by the author
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Cataloging source
NIC/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nakamura, Karen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC439.5
LC item number
.N35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • catalogs
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2013 G-980
  • WM 30 JJ3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beteru no Ie (Urakawa-chō, Japan)
  • Beteru no Ie (Urakawa-chō, Japan)
  • Beteru no Ie (Urakawa-chō, Japan)
  • Chōsen Kōgei Kenkyūkai
  • Mentally ill
  • Schizophrenics
  • Community mental health services
  • Mental illness
  • Schizophrenia
  • Mental Health Services
  • Mentally Ill Persons
  • Mental Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Community Integration
  • Japan
  • Community mental health services
  • Mental illness
  • Mentally ill
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizophrenics
  • Japan
  • Japan
  • Psychiatrie
  • Psychiatrische Versorgung
  • Psychische Störung
  • Schizophrenie
  • Health and Fitness
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
A disability of the soul : an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan, Karen Nakamura
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Accompanying DVD contains two documentaries: Bethel : community and schizophrenia in northern Japan ; A Japanese funeral
  • DVD title on disc label: Bethel and A Japanese funeral / two films by Karen Nakamura
Accompanying material
1 DVD (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • DVD-Video
  • Bethel: community and schizophrenia in northern Japan
  • A Japanese funeral
  • two films by Karen Nakamura
  • Arrivals. Memory and catharsis : Kiyoshi's story -- Psychiatry in Japan. Coming of age in Japan : Rika's story -- Hokkaido and Christianity -- The founding of Bethel. UFOs and other mass delusions : Kohei's story -- The doctor and the hospital. Thirty-seven years of institutionalization : why did Yuzuru never want to leave the hospital? -- Bethel therapies. Peer support and a meaningful life : Gen's story -- Departures -- Beyond Bethel : a postscript
Dimensions
23 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
xiii, 248 pages
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9780801478611
Lccn
2012050910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)858650009
  • (OCoLC)ocn858650009
Label
A disability of the soul : an ethnography of schizophrenia and mental illness in contemporary Japan, Karen Nakamura
Publication
Note
  • Accompanying DVD contains two documentaries: Bethel : community and schizophrenia in northern Japan ; A Japanese funeral
  • DVD title on disc label: Bethel and A Japanese funeral / two films by Karen Nakamura
Accompanying material
1 DVD (sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • DVD-Video
  • Bethel: community and schizophrenia in northern Japan
  • A Japanese funeral
  • two films by Karen Nakamura
  • Arrivals. Memory and catharsis : Kiyoshi's story -- Psychiatry in Japan. Coming of age in Japan : Rika's story -- Hokkaido and Christianity -- The founding of Bethel. UFOs and other mass delusions : Kohei's story -- The doctor and the hospital. Thirty-seven years of institutionalization : why did Yuzuru never want to leave the hospital? -- Bethel therapies. Peer support and a meaningful life : Gen's story -- Departures -- Beyond Bethel : a postscript
Dimensions
23 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
xiii, 248 pages
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9780801478611
Lccn
2012050910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Sound
sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)858650009
  • (OCoLC)ocn858650009

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