Communicating Health and Illness

Description
Gwyn demonstrates the centrality of discourse analysis to an understanding of health and communication. Focussing on language and communication issues he demonstrates that it is possible to observe and analyze patterns in the ways in which health and illness are represented and articulated by both health professionals and lay people.

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Bibliographic Information
  • Pub date: October 2001
  • English
  • 9781412932301 / 0761964746
  • United Kingdom
  • Primary Price: 27.99 GBP
  • Pages: 182
  • SAGE Publications / SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Readership: College - higher education
  • Publish State: Published
  • Responsibility: Richard Gwyn.
  • Reference Code: BDZ0004948365