Volume 88 2006

The voice of breast cancer in medicine and bioethics

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4508-0 (Print) 978-1-4020-4477-9 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Discourses of Breast Cancer: Who Speaks for Breast Cancer?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 2-2

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      Pages 3-19

      Women Finding Their Own Ways to Live with Human Contingency Negotiating Personal and Political Settlements with Breast Cancer

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      Pages 21-30

      Power, Gender, and Pizzazz: The Early Years of Breast Cancer Activism

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      Pages 31-52

      Breast Cancer: Dueling Discourses and the Persistence of an Outmoded Paradigm

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      Pages 53-68

      Doing Things with Ideas and Affects in the Illness Narratives Of Susan Sontag and Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick

  2. Narratives of Breast Cancer: Living with Disease

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 70-70

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      Pages 71-88

      The Breast Cancer Diaries

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      Pages 89-94

      Breast Cancer: The Maternal Body Reflected in a Three-way Mirror

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      Pages 95-101

      Learn to Love What's Left

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      Pages 103-116

      Death and the Other

  3. Breast Cancer as a Model in Clinical Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 118-118

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      Pages 119-131

      Breast Cancer Research

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      Pages 133-161

      Clinical Trials for Breast Cancer and Informed Consent

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      Pages 163-181

      The Role of Psychosocial Research in Understanding and Improving the Experience of Breast Cancer Breast Cancer Risk

  4. Breast Cancer in the Classroom

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 184-184

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      Pages 185-194

      Teaching about Breast Cancer and "Common Health"

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      Pages 195-201

      Theoretical Considerations on "Reading" the Breast

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      Pages 203-207

      Recent Developments in Breast Cancer Research