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The Resource Pain and its transformations : the interface of biology and culture, edited by Sarah Coakley, Kay Kaufman Shelemay

Pain and its transformations : the interface of biology and culture, edited by Sarah Coakley, Kay Kaufman Shelemay

Label
Pain and its transformations : the interface of biology and culture
Title
Pain and its transformations
Title remainder
the interface of biology and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Coakley, Kay Kaufman Shelemay
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
616/.0472
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB127
LC item number
.P332142 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WL704
NLM item number
.P144355 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coakley, Sarah
  • Shelemay, Kay Kaufman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pain
  • Pain
  • Pain
  • Pain
  • Adaptation, Psychological
  • Cultural Characteristics
  • Spirituality
Label
Pain and its transformations : the interface of biology and culture, edited by Sarah Coakley, Kay Kaufman Shelemay
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Introduction / Sarah Coakley -- Opening remarks: pain and experience / Arthur Kleinman. Response: enabling strategies-a great problem is not enough / Anne Harrington -- Deconstructing pain: a deterministic dissection of the molecular basis of pain / Clifford J. Woolf -- Setting the stage for pain: allegorical tales from neuroscience / Howard L. Fields. Response: is pain differentially embodied? / Anne Harrington. Response: pain and the embodiment of culture / Elaine Scarry. Discussion: is there life left in the gate control theory? Discussion: the success of reductionism in pain treatment -- Palliative or intensification? pain and Christian contemplation in the spirituality of the sixteenth-century Carmelites / Sarah Coakley -- Pain and the suffering consciousness: the alleviation of suffering in Buddhist discourse / Luis O. Gómez. Response: the incommensurable richness of "experience" / Arthur Kleinman -- Response: the theology of pain and suffering in the Jewish tradition / Jon D. Levenson. Discussion: the "relaxation response" Can it explain religious transformation? Discussion: reductionism and the separation of "suffering" and "pain". Discussion: the instrumentality of pain in Christianity and Buddhism -- Voice, metaphysics, and community: pain and transformation in the Finnish-Karelian ritual lament / Elizabeth Tolbert -- Music, trancing, and the absence of pain / Judith Becker. Response: music as ecstasy and music as trance / John C.M. Brust. Response: thinking about music and pain / Kay Kaufman Shelemay. Discussion: the presentation and representation of emotion in music. Discussion: neurobiological views of music, emotion, and the body. Discussion: ritual and expectation --
  • Pain and humanity in the Confucian learning of the heart-and-mind / Tu Weiming. Response: reflections from psychiatry on emergent mind and empathy / Laurence J. Kirmayer -- Painful memories: ritual and the transformation of community trauma / Jennifer Cole. Response: collective memory as a witness to collective pain / Stanley Tambiah. Discussion: pain, healing, and memory -- Among schoolchildren: the use of body damage to express physical pain / Elaine Scarry -- The poetics of anesthesia: representations of pain in the literatures of classical India / Martha Ann Selby. Response: doubleness, mātam, and Muharram drumming in South Asia / Richard K. Wolf. Discussion: the dislocation, representation, and communication of pain -- On the cultural mediation of pain / Laurence J. Kirmayer. Discussion: the notion of face -- The place of pain in the space of good and evil / Nicholas Wolterstorff. Response: the problem of action / Charles Hallisey -- Afterword / Sarah Coakley
Control code
104848415
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780674024564
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)104848415
Label
Pain and its transformations : the interface of biology and culture, edited by Sarah Coakley, Kay Kaufman Shelemay
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Introduction / Sarah Coakley -- Opening remarks: pain and experience / Arthur Kleinman. Response: enabling strategies-a great problem is not enough / Anne Harrington -- Deconstructing pain: a deterministic dissection of the molecular basis of pain / Clifford J. Woolf -- Setting the stage for pain: allegorical tales from neuroscience / Howard L. Fields. Response: is pain differentially embodied? / Anne Harrington. Response: pain and the embodiment of culture / Elaine Scarry. Discussion: is there life left in the gate control theory? Discussion: the success of reductionism in pain treatment -- Palliative or intensification? pain and Christian contemplation in the spirituality of the sixteenth-century Carmelites / Sarah Coakley -- Pain and the suffering consciousness: the alleviation of suffering in Buddhist discourse / Luis O. Gómez. Response: the incommensurable richness of "experience" / Arthur Kleinman -- Response: the theology of pain and suffering in the Jewish tradition / Jon D. Levenson. Discussion: the "relaxation response" Can it explain religious transformation? Discussion: reductionism and the separation of "suffering" and "pain". Discussion: the instrumentality of pain in Christianity and Buddhism -- Voice, metaphysics, and community: pain and transformation in the Finnish-Karelian ritual lament / Elizabeth Tolbert -- Music, trancing, and the absence of pain / Judith Becker. Response: music as ecstasy and music as trance / John C.M. Brust. Response: thinking about music and pain / Kay Kaufman Shelemay. Discussion: the presentation and representation of emotion in music. Discussion: neurobiological views of music, emotion, and the body. Discussion: ritual and expectation --
  • Pain and humanity in the Confucian learning of the heart-and-mind / Tu Weiming. Response: reflections from psychiatry on emergent mind and empathy / Laurence J. Kirmayer -- Painful memories: ritual and the transformation of community trauma / Jennifer Cole. Response: collective memory as a witness to collective pain / Stanley Tambiah. Discussion: pain, healing, and memory -- Among schoolchildren: the use of body damage to express physical pain / Elaine Scarry -- The poetics of anesthesia: representations of pain in the literatures of classical India / Martha Ann Selby. Response: doubleness, mātam, and Muharram drumming in South Asia / Richard K. Wolf. Discussion: the dislocation, representation, and communication of pain -- On the cultural mediation of pain / Laurence J. Kirmayer. Discussion: the notion of face -- The place of pain in the space of good and evil / Nicholas Wolterstorff. Response: the problem of action / Charles Hallisey -- Afterword / Sarah Coakley
Control code
104848415
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 439 pages
Isbn
9780674024564
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007012985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)104848415

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