This authoritative new handbook offers a comprehensive and cutting-edge overview of the state of the medical humanities globally, showing how clinically oriented medical humanities, the critical study of medicine as a global historical and cultural phenomenon, and medicine as a force for cultural change can inform each other.
Composed of eight parts, the Routledge Handbook of the Medical Humanities looks at the medical humanities as:
a network and system
forms of resistance
a way of reconceptualising the medical curriculum
concerned with performance and narrative
mediated by artists as diagnosticians of culture through public engagement.
This book describes how the medical humanities can be used in and out of clinical settings, acting as a point of resistance, redistributing medicine’s capital amongst its stakeholders, embracing the complexity of medical instances, shaping medical education, promoting interdisciplinary understandings and recognising an identity for the medical humanities as a network effect. This book is an essential read for all students, scholars and practitioners with an interest in the medical humanities.
Hardcover: 468 pages
Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (August 20, 2019)
Please use 2FA to be secure.
Please login to your account and go to your profile. At the left menu click on "Login Security".
After that you can see the QR code:
Scan the QR code with Google Authenticator
After scanning the QR 6 digit number will show on your phone screen.
Enter the code from your authenticator in the box below "Download" . Download Recovery Codes too ( You may need them in a case you don't have access to auth app )