The Resource Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity : A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey, Sadeq Rahimi

Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity : A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey, Sadeq Rahimi

Label
Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity : A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey
Title
Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity
Title remainder
A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey
Statement of responsibility
Sadeq Rahimi
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the relationship between subjective experience and the cultural, political and historical paradigms in which the individual is embedded. Providing a deep analysis of three compelling case studies of schizophrenia in Turkey, the book considers the ways in which private experience is shaped by collective structures, offering insights into issues surrounding religion, national and ethnic identity and tensions, modernity and tradition, madness, gender and individuality. Chapters draw from cultural psychiatry, medical anthropology, and political theory to produce a model for unde
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.89/80094961
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC514
LC item number
.R34 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series
Label
Meaning, Madness and Political Subjectivity : A study of schizophrenia and culture in Turkey, Sadeq Rahimi
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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  • net
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
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 Culture, schizophrenia, and the political subject; 2 Old peoples, new identities: the story of Turkey; 3 Vicissitudes of political subjectivity: the story of Emel; 4 Power, faith, and the politics of identity: the story of Senem; 5 Love, loss, and a language for madness: the story of Ahmet; 6 Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn903929376
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781138840829
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
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.b34584584
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903929376
  • ebl1317555511

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