Communicating health and illness /

This accessible book provides a cogent review of the literature on discourse analysis as it pertains to medical and health matters. It demonstrates the centrality of discourse analysis to an understanding of health and communication. Introducing original research from his own studies, Richard Gwyn f...

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Main Author: Gwyn, Richard, PhD.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London : SAGE, 2002.
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Summary:This accessible book provides a cogent review of the literature on discourse analysis as it pertains to medical and health matters. It demonstrates the centrality of discourse analysis to an understanding of health and communication. Introducing original research from his own studies, Richard Gwyn focuses on language and communication issues.
Physical Description:1 online resource (182 pages) : illustrations, 1 map, 1 portrait
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781412932301
1412932300
9781446219553
1446219550
9786610370009
6610370001