Gut Feelings: Chronic Illness and the Search for Healing

Synopsis

"What does 'healing' mean for people who have chronic illnesses without a known cure? Gut Feelings shows readers a new way to explore the problem of suffering, seeking answers in sociology, philosophy and theology. Catherine Garrett's autobiographical narrative links physical, emotional and spiritual experience with intellectual discovery. It is written for people in pain and for all who hope to alleviate suffering. As a profound meditation on life with illness, this book shows that academic and personal wisdom, offered in the form of stories, can make healing itself more widely accessible." Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Additional information

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Amsterdam
Publication year:
  • 2005

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