By Mara Buchbinder
Drawing on ethnographic fieldwork in a pediatric discomfort hospital in California, Mara Buchbinder explores how clinicians, adolescent sufferers, and their households make feel of confusing signs and paintings to relieve soreness. via cautious cognizance to the language of pain—including narratives, conversations, versions, and metaphors—and particular research of ways younger discomfort victims make that means via interactions with others, her publication finds that notwithstanding deepest discomfort will be, making feel of it truly is profoundly social.
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All in Your Head: Making Sense of Pediatric Pain by Mara Buchbinder