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Author Thernstrom, Melanie, 1964-

Title The pain chronicles / Melanie Thernstrom.

Publication Info. [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Media, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  CD BOOK 616.0472 THERNSTROM    Check Shelf
Edition Unabridged.
Description 10 audio discs (approximately 11 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performer Read by Laural Merlington.
Note Compact discs.
Duration: 11:30:00.
Summary Both a personal meditation and an intellectual exploration the "Pain chronicles" illuminates and makes sense of the all-too-human experience of pain, and confronts with grace and empathy its peculiar traits, harrowing effects, and various antidotes.
Contents The vale of pain, the veil of pain : pain as metaphor -- The spell of surgical sleep : pain as history -- Terrible alchemy : pain as disease -- Finding a voice : pain as narrative -- To cure the mind : pain as perception.
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Pain -- etiology -- Personal Narratives.
Chronic Disease -- psychology -- Personal Narratives.
Chronic Disease -- therapy -- Personal Narratives.
Pain -- psychology -- Personal Narratives.
Pain Management -- Personal Narratives.
Pain -- Popular works.
Genre/Form Audiobooks.
Added Author Merlington, Laural. Narrator.
Tantor Media.
Note Title from container : Pain chronicles : cures, myths, mysteries, prayers, diaries, brain scans, healing, and the science of suffering
ISBN 9781400118540
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