Stories of Medicine and Mourning from Southeast Asians in Exile
||Langford, Jean M.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Minnesota Press|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $25.00|
| Book Description: |
Inspired by conversations with emigrants from Laos and Cambodia, ConsolingGhosts is a sustained contemplation of relationships with the dying and thedead. Jean M. Langford invites us to consider alternate ways of facing death,conducting relationships with the dead and dying, and addressing the effects ofviolence that continue to reverberate in bodies and social...