Identity, Health and Women : A Critical Social Psychological PerspectiveMaterial type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010Description: 1 online resource (242 p.).ISBN: 9780230292512.Subject(s): Women -- Health and hygiene -- Psychological aspects | Women -- Health and hygiene -- Social aspects | Women -- IdentityGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Identity, Health and Women : A Critical Social Psychological PerspectiveDDC classification: 613/.04244 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Foreword; Acknowledgements; 1 Introducing Health and Psychology; Part I Theory; 2 Understanding Women's Health: Health Perspectives; 3 Identity Theory and an Interactive Health Identity; 4 Feminist as Far as Possible - The Feminist Health Identity and Critical Realism; 5 Investigating Women's Health: The Story So Far; Part II Voice; 6 Narrative Touchstones of the Storied Perimenopausal Health Identity; 7 Reaching Out - Interpersonal Narratives of the Perimenopausal Health Identity
8 Stories of Societal Health - The Impact of Narrated Positional, Situated and Ideological Health RepresentationPart III Praxis; 9 Identity Actions: Bringing about Social Change; References; Index
This book provides a three-part investigation into identity construction. Theory, voice and praxis are all represented as the book follows the rationale, stories and narrative methodology of the study of a group of women. The final part of the book presents a new model of identity construction framed in women''s health identity.
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