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Fathers, Fatherhood and Mental Illness

A Discourse Analysis of Rejection

Authors: Galasinski, Dariusz

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Fathers, Fatherhood and Mental Illness provides the first book-length study of fathers' experiences of mental illness, arguing that a discourse analytic focus upon the experience of mental illness is relevant both to social scientists and mental health scholars and practitioners.

About the authors

Dariusz Galasi?ski is Professor of Discourse and Cultural Studies at the University of Wolverhampton, UK, and Visiting Professor at the University of Social Sciences and Humanities, Poland. His books include Language of Deception, Cultural Studies and Discourse Analysis (co-author), Men and the Language of Emotions, The Language of Belonging (co-author) and Men's Discourses of Depression.

Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Galasiński, Dariusz

    Pages 1-31

  • I Did Too Little: Stories of Failed Fatherhood

    Galasiński, Dariusz

    Pages 32-47

  • A Father’s Love: Towards a Normal Family

    Galasiński, Dariusz

    Pages 48-63

  • The Father in Hiding

    Galasiński, Dariusz

    Pages 64-83

  • The Father Communicating on Illness

    Galasiński, Dariusz

    Pages 84-106

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eBook £47.99
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Softcover £58.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Fathers, Fatherhood and Mental Illness
Book Subtitle
A Discourse Analysis of Rejection
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-39302-8
DOI
10.1057/9780230393028
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-39301-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-35219-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 196
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