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The Resource Strange harvest : organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self, Lesley A. Sharp

Strange harvest : organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self, Lesley A. Sharp

Label
Strange harvest : organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self
Title
Strange harvest
Title remainder
organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self
Statement of responsibility
Lesley A. Sharp
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminates the wondrous yet disquieting medical realm of organ transplantation by drawing on the voices of those most deeply involved: transplant recipients, clinical specialists, and the surviving kin of deceased organ donors. This ethnographic study explores how these parties think about death, loss, and mourning
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Sharp, Lesley Alexandra
Dewey number
306.4/61
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RD120.7
LC item number
.S49 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 M-248
  • WO 660
NLM item number
S531s 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
  • Medical anthropology
  • Ethnology
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Death
  • Mourning customs
  • Memorials
  • Kinship
  • Organ Transplantation
  • Tissue and Organ Procurement
  • Attitude to Death
  • Funeral Rites
  • Anthropology, Cultural
  • United States
  • Anthropologie médicale
  • Deuil
  • Ethnologie
  • Funérailles
  • Greffe (Chirurgie)
  • Monuments commémoratifs
  • Mort
  • Parenté
  • Greffe (Chirurgie)
  • Anthropologie médicale
  • Ethnologie
  • Funérailles
  • Mort
  • Deuil
  • Monuments commémoratifs
  • Parenté
  • Death
  • Ethnology
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Kinship
  • Medical anthropology
  • Memorials
  • Mourning customs
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc.
  • United States
  • Transplantatie
  • Bewältigung
  • Sozialanthropologie
  • Transplantation
  • Trauerarbeit
  • Trauerritual
  • Transplantation
  • Soziale Situation
  • Bestattungsritus
  • USA
Label
Strange harvest : organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self, Lesley A. Sharp
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
We are the dead men -- Memory work -- Public encounters as subversive acts -- Human hybridity
Control code
ocm62282288
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 307 pages
Isbn
9780520247864
Lccn
2005032838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62282288
  • (OCoLC)62282288
Label
Strange harvest : organ transplants, denatured bodies, and the transformed self, Lesley A. Sharp
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-298) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
We are the dead men -- Memory work -- Public encounters as subversive acts -- Human hybridity
Control code
ocm62282288
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 307 pages
Isbn
9780520247864
Lccn
2005032838
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o62282288
  • (OCoLC)62282288

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