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[EAN: 9780522853698], Neubuch, [PU: Melbourne University Press], Social Science|Women's Studies, BRAND NEW, Bad Hair Days, Pamela Bone, This is ostensibly a cancer diary, the story of one woman's journey with an illness. Pamela's cancer first manifested itself while on assignment in a refugee camp on the Chad-Sudan border in Africa. She examines the issues of terminal illness, how we die and different attitudes towards mortality. It also a story of a journalist, her working life, what work means to us and work defines us.Dry-eyed, but often darkly humorous, "Bad Hair Days" describes a journey many baby boomers make-working and meeting the other demands of everyday life, minus hair and under the influence of chemo, while, outside the front door, the world seems to be going to hell in a hand basket.Issues covered in "Bad Hair Days" include: Euthanasia, Assisted Suicide, grief, chemotherapy, death and dying, world politics, Darfur, Sudan, AIDS, refugees, poverty.It is a very accessible read and will appeal particularly to a female readership, fans of Pamela Bone's, readers who will remember her columns in "The Age", those interested in a personal journey of cancer, treatment and recovery."But Bad Hair Days" also articulates larger issues in the world today- politics, the Iraq war, poverty, and general society.
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Internationaler Buchtitel. In englischer Sprache. Verlag: MELBOURNE UNIV PR, 226 Seiten, L=231mm, B=154mm, H=18mm, Gew.=327gr, [GR: 21600 - TB/Belletristik/Biographien, Erinnerungen], [SW: - Biography / Autobiography], Kartoniert/Broschiert, Klappentext: A revealing story of battling cancer, from the diagnosis in 2004, through chemotherapy and other invasive treatments, to the process of coming to terms with the inevitability of dying, this prize-winning author shares the emotional weight and personal suffering that come with dealing with a terminal illness. A moving look at serious illness and how it affects sufferers and their families. A revealing story of battling cancer, from the diagnosis in 2004, through chemotherapy and other invasive treatments, to the process of coming to terms with the inevitability of dying, this prize-winning author shares the emotional weight and personal suffering that come with dealing with a terminal illness. A moving look at serious illness and how it affects sufferers and their families.
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[EAN: 9780522853698], [PU: Melbourne University Press], BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY AUTOBIOGRAPHY; NOISBN, Health & Fitness|Diseases|Cancer, Remainder mark. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; ISBN/EAN: 9780522853698. Inventory No: 09080010. All of our parcels are shipped with FREE tracking within Australia. This item is in stock in our Australian warehouse. We are not dropshippers.
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2007, ISBN: 0522853692
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[EAN: 9780522853698], [PU: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne], AUSTRALIAN BIOGRAPHY, AUTOBIOGRAPHY, SELF-HELP, CANCER, MEDIA, JOURNALISM, JOURNALISTS, AUSTRALIA, Paperback octavo, very good condition, bottom corner rear cover creased, tiny impression front cover, minor edgewear. 226 pp. The personal experience of bone cancer, as told by a Melbourne journalist.
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Bad Hair Days
Detailangaben zum Buch - Bad Hair Days
EAN (ISBN-13): 9780522853698
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0522853692
Herausgeber: MELBOURNE UNIV PR
Gewicht: 0,327 kg
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