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Lines of narrative psychosocial perspectives

Andrews, Molly.

London ; New York : Routledge 2000

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  • Title:
    Lines of narrative psychosocial perspectives
  • Author: Andrews, Molly.
  • Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge
  • Creation Date: 2000
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (217 p.).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Subjects: Social psychology -- Methodology; Sociology -- Biographical methods
  • Description: A focus on the inter-relationship between experience, self and society brilliantly advances our understanding of the 'narrative turn' in the social sciences. This text will be of vital interest to both sociologists and psychologists.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Contents: Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of contributors; Foreword by; Introduction; Narrative and culture; Introduction; Narrative, civil society and public culture; Resurrective practice and narrative; Wedding bells and baby carriages: heterosexuals imagine gay families, gay families imagine themselves; Narratives as bad faith; Narrative and life history; Introduction; When the story's over: narrative foreclosure and the possibility of self-renewal; A cautious ethnography of socialism: autobiographical narrative in the Czech Republic
    'Papa's bomb': the local and the global in women's Manhattan Project personal narrativesBetrayals, trauma and self-redemption? The meanings of 'the closing of the mines' in two ex-miners' narratives; Narrative and discourse; Introduction; Narrative, discourse and the unconscious: the case of Tommy; Fictional(ising) identity? Ontological assumptions and methodological productions of ('anorexic') subjectivities; 'Let them rot': four boys talk about punishment; Narrative and the discursive (re)construction of events; Conclusion; Index
  • OCLC Number: 559977174
  • Identifier: ISBN1-134-54751-X;ISBN1-280-04665-1;ISBN0-585-44800-0;ISBN0-203-47100-8