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dc.contributor.author Sontag, Susan
dc.date.accessioned 2020-07-12T19:47:39Z
dc.date.available 2020-07-12T19:47:39Z
dc.date.issued 1978
dc.identifier.isbn 0-374-17443-1
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11976/613
dc.description.abstract In this short book (downloaded from the Internet Archive, Susan Sontag looks at how we conceptualize serious illnesses, particularly tuberculosis in the 19th century and cancer in the 20th century. "Illness as Metaphor" is a groundbreaking work that examines how we view and describe these illnesses in metaphorical terms than have significant adverse implications for the people suffering from serious illness. Click on the View/Open link to read the book. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux en_US
dc.subject Sontag, Susan en_US
dc.subject illness as Meaphor en_US
dc.subject Social Critics and Social Criticsm en_US
dc.subject Authors en_US
dc.subject United States en_US
dc.title Illness as Metaphor en_US
dc.type Books en_US


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