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When Things Begin to Go Bad : Narrative Explorations of Difficult Issues - George Howard

When Things Begin to Go Bad

Narrative Explorations of Difficult Issues

By: George Howard (Editor), Edward A. Delgado-Romero (Editor)

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Published: 30th June 2004
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o bad. When Things Begin to Go Bad presents thirteen personal narratives focused on hope-- rather than despair and darkness-and deals with issues including health problems, racism, homophobia, disability, dysfunction, and death. These inspiring stories provide fresh insight into how people can make sense of difficulties though the writing of personal narratives.

Introduction : when things begin to go bad
Diminished capacitiesp. 1
Life at the crossroads for one professional womanp. 7
El Otro Ladop. 19
What if things are getting worse?p. 33
Different directionsp. 37
On being tricked into attending collegep. 43
Lambs, coyotes, and counseling psychologists : dialogues on multiculturalism in the badlands of privilege and oppressionp. 53
Asian Indian diasporap. 81
Visible and invisible minority : double-whammy or double blessing?p. 85
My barn having burned to the ground, I can now see the moonp. 93
Out of our controlp. 99
Changing the default mode in the hard drive of lifep. 103
The libra soulp. 117
Hope : a qualitative analysisp. 129
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ISBN: 9780761828655
ISBN-10: 0761828656
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 152
Published: 30th June 2004
Publisher: University Press of America
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.4 x 24.0  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.21