Cover Popularizing Dementia ; Contents ; Popularizing dementia. Public expressions and representations of forgetfulness ; I. LITERARY FICTION ; The locus of our dis-ease. Narratives of family life in the age of Alzheimer's.
Narrating the limits of narration. Alzheimer's disease in contemporary literary texts The 'terrifying question mark'. Dementia, fiction, and the possibilities of narrative ; II. ART, ARTISTIC APPROACHES, AND FILM ; Dementia on the canvas. Art and the biopolitics of creativity.
Cultural projection of dementia in the Reminiscence Museum. Dynamics of extrapolation Opening Minds through Art. Students' constructions of people with dementia ; 'Zip!' Dementia materialized in clothing design.
How are individual and social ideas of late-onset dementia shaped and negotiated in film, literature, the arts, and the media? And how can the symbolic forms provided by popular culture be adopted and transformed by those affected in order to express their own perspectives? This international and interdisciplinary volume summarizes central current research trends and opens new theoretical and empirical perspectives on dementia in popular culture. It includes contributions by internationally renowned scholars from the humanities, social and cultural gerontology, age(ing) studies, cultural studies, philosophy, and bioethics. Contributions by Lucy Burke, Marlene Goldman, Annette Leibing and others. (source: Nielsen Book Data)
2. Alois Alzheimer's Ancestors, Childhood and Youth
3. Student of Medicine Berlin - In the "Mecca of Medicine" Corps Student in Wurzburg A Semester in Tubingen In Wurzburg Again - The Doctoral Thesis
4. From Wurzburg to Frankfurt The Young Psychiatrist Recognition in the Scientific World First Publications Years of Happiness
1901: A Fateful Year
5. To Munich via Heidelberg New Tasks Venia legendi Family Life In the Anatomy Laboratory Responsibility as Chief Physician The Fruits of Labor Auguste D.'s death Disappointment in Tubingen On the Tracks of the Mysterious Illness Farewell to Munich
6. Breslau Psychiatry in a Time of War Alzheimer's death
7. Alzheimer's - The Career of a Disease.
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-- Gerald Munch, European Molecular Biology Organization. (source: Nielsen Book Data)