Chapter 18. A Thrice-Told Tale: New Readings of an Old Story

  1. Brian Hurwitz1,
  2. Trisha Greenhalgh2 and
  3. Vieda Skultans3
  1. Catherine Kohler Riessman

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch19

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

Narrative Research in Health and Illness

How to Cite

Riessman, C. K. (2004) A Thrice-Told Tale: New Readings of an Old Story, in Narrative Research in Health and Illness (eds B. Hurwitz, T. Greenhalgh and V. Skultans), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755167.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Medicine and the Arts, Department of English, King's College London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Primary Health Care, University College London, UK

  3. 3

    Professor of Social Anthropology, University of Bristol, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727917928

Online ISBN: 9780470755167

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Keywords:

  • tale;
  • readings;
  • multiple sclerosis;
  • interview;
  • masculinity

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The value of case studies

  • Illness narrative as a genre

  • Wanting a job and someone to love: an illness narrative

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements