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The Resource Illness and culture in the postmodern age, David B. Morris

Illness and culture in the postmodern age, David B. Morris

Label
Illness and culture in the postmodern age
Title
Illness and culture in the postmodern age
Statement of responsibility
David B. Morris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of this book argues that postmodern illness is created at the interconnection of biology and culture. Morris analyzes the distinctive experience of illness in our time, taking cultural studies into a new area called 'biocultural' studies
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, David B
Dewey number
306.4/61
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418
LC item number
.M68 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1999 A-408
  • WA 31
NLM item number
M875i 1998
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diseases
  • Social medicine
  • Postmodernism
  • Disease
  • Sociology, Medical
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • Philosophy, Medical
  • Social Medicine
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Diseases
  • Postmodernism
  • Social medicine
  • Ziekten
  • Cultuur
  • Postmodernisme
Label
Illness and culture in the postmodern age, David B. Morris
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-333) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Country of the ill
  • What is postmodern illness
  • White noise of health
  • Reinventing pain
  • Utopian bodies
  • Neurobiology and the obscene
  • Plot of suffering
  • Illness in the time of Disney
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520214415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45732863
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Illness and culture in the postmodern age, David B. Morris
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-333) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Country of the ill
  • What is postmodern illness
  • White noise of health
  • Reinventing pain
  • Utopian bodies
  • Neurobiology and the obscene
  • Plot of suffering
  • Illness in the time of Disney
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (345 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520214415
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45732863
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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