The Resource Confronting cancer : metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology, edited by Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner

Confronting cancer : metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology, edited by Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner

Label
Confronting cancer : metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology
Title
Confronting cancer
Title remainder
metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC262
LC item number
.C56 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 200
NLM item number
C7478 2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • School for Advanced Research (Santa Fe, N.M.)
  • McMullin, Juliet Marie
  • Weiner, Diane
Series statement
School for Advanced Research advanced seminar series.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer
  • Medical anthropology
  • Neoplasms
  • Neoplasms
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Patient Advocacy
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Cancer
  • Medical anthropology
  • Ethnologie
  • Krebs
  • Kulturvergleich
Label
Confronting cancer : metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology, edited by Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-277) and index
Contents
Introduction : an anthropology of cancer / Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner -- Remissioning life, reconfiguring anthropology / Paul Stoller -- Cancer support groups and health advocacy : one size doesn't fit all / Holly F. Mathews -- Experiencing diagnosis : views from Latina cervical cancer patients / Juliet McMullin -- The elusive subversion of order : cancer in modern Crete, Greece / Anastasia Karakasidou -- Changing views of cancer : three decades of southern California native perspectives / Diane Weiner -- The witness project : narratives that shape the cancer experience for African American women / Deborah O. Erwin -- Wasting away in neoliberal-ville : Mexican immigrant women's views of cervical cancer, social inequality, and gender relations / Leo R. Chavez -- Notes from White Flint : identity, ambiguity, and disparities in cancer / Simon J. Craddock Lee -- Self and other in cancer health disparities : negotiating power and boundaries in US society / Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts -- Where is culture in cultural tailoring? / Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 285 p.
Isbn
9781934691090
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043751
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)263295003
  • (OCoLC)ocn263295003
Label
Confronting cancer : metaphors, advocacy, and anthropology, edited by Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-277) and index
Contents
Introduction : an anthropology of cancer / Juliet McMullin and Diane Weiner -- Remissioning life, reconfiguring anthropology / Paul Stoller -- Cancer support groups and health advocacy : one size doesn't fit all / Holly F. Mathews -- Experiencing diagnosis : views from Latina cervical cancer patients / Juliet McMullin -- The elusive subversion of order : cancer in modern Crete, Greece / Anastasia Karakasidou -- Changing views of cancer : three decades of southern California native perspectives / Diane Weiner -- The witness project : narratives that shape the cancer experience for African American women / Deborah O. Erwin -- Wasting away in neoliberal-ville : Mexican immigrant women's views of cervical cancer, social inequality, and gender relations / Leo R. Chavez -- Notes from White Flint : identity, ambiguity, and disparities in cancer / Simon J. Craddock Lee -- Self and other in cancer health disparities : negotiating power and boundaries in US society / Suzanne Heurtin-Roberts -- Where is culture in cultural tailoring? / Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
ix, 285 p.
Isbn
9781934691090
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043751
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)263295003
  • (OCoLC)ocn263295003

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