Communicating health and illness / Richard Gwyn.
Table of Contents:
- 1. The Body, Disease and Discourse
- 2. 'Lay' Talk about Health and Illness
- 3. Power, Asymmetry and Decision Making in Medical Encounters
- 4. The Media, Expert Opinion and Health Scares
- 5. Metaphors of Sickness and Recovery
- 6. Narrative and the Voicing of Illness.