Uncertain futures : communication and culture in childhood cancer treatment / Ignasi Clemente.Material type: BookSeries: Blackwell studies in discourse and culture: 7.Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2015Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118909751 (Adobe PDF); 1118909755 (Adobe PDF); 9781118909782 (ePub); 111890978X (ePub); 9781118909775; 1118909771.Subject(s): Cancer in children -- Spain -- Case studies | Communication and culture -- Spain | MEDICAL -- Gynecology & Obstetrics | Cancer in children | Communication and culture | Spain | Neoplasms -- therapy | SpainGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Case studies. | Case Reports.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Uncertain futuresDDC classification: 618.92/994 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Children : contributions to communication and illness -- A linguistic anthropologist in a pediatric cancer unit -- Living and dealing with cancer -- Co-constructing uncertainty -- Engaging in communication at Catalonia Hospital -- Patient pressure and medical authority -- The limits of optimism at the end of treatment.
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