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The Resource How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, Letty Cottin Pogrebin

How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, Letty Cottin Pogrebin

Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick
Title
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick
Statement of responsibility
Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Title variation
  • How to be a friend to a friend who is sick
  • How to be a friend to a friend whos sick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Inspired by her own experiences, renowned author and journalist Letty Cottin Pogrebin offers new insights and concrete advice on how to relate to, and help, our sick friends"--Dust jacket flap
Summary
Draws on the experiences of sick people to counsel family, friends, and caregivers on how to cope with managing another's illness, sharing advice, stories, and tips on the challenges involved
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10175841
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pogrebin, Letty Cottin
Dewey number
  • 610
  • 616.001
Index
index present
LC call number
R726.5
LC item number
.P62 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Care of the sick
  • Caregivers
  • Helping behavior
  • Sick
Target audience
adult
Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-272) 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
Who am I and why this book -- Interlude: My Summer of Bliss -- Everything I know I learned in the waiting room -- I can't believe you said that! -- Interlude: My Cancer and My Friends -- How to give good visits -- Interlude: Cancer Girl -- The perfect present -- Interlude: Why I Hated Hospitals and How I Came to Love This One -- Two degrees of separation, one degree of need -- Interlude: Keeping a Friend Company in the Cave -- Sickness and shame -- Interlude: Losing Faith in My Body -- Your money or your health -- Dealing with dementia--relating to people who have it and people taking care of people who have it -- Coming through for a friend at the end of the road -- Interlude: Meditations on My Mortality and the Shadow of Life -- As bad as it gets -- The best of friends--case histories to learn from and live by
Control code
20002421
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 283 pages
Isbn
9781610392839
Lccn
2012049749
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn824670842
  • (OCoLC)824670842
Label
How to be a friend to a friend who's sick, Letty Cottin Pogrebin
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-272) 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
Who am I and why this book -- Interlude: My Summer of Bliss -- Everything I know I learned in the waiting room -- I can't believe you said that! -- Interlude: My Cancer and My Friends -- How to give good visits -- Interlude: Cancer Girl -- The perfect present -- Interlude: Why I Hated Hospitals and How I Came to Love This One -- Two degrees of separation, one degree of need -- Interlude: Keeping a Friend Company in the Cave -- Sickness and shame -- Interlude: Losing Faith in My Body -- Your money or your health -- Dealing with dementia--relating to people who have it and people taking care of people who have it -- Coming through for a friend at the end of the road -- Interlude: Meditations on My Mortality and the Shadow of Life -- As bad as it gets -- The best of friends--case histories to learn from and live by
Control code
20002421
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 283 pages
Isbn
9781610392839
Lccn
2012049749
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn824670842
  • (OCoLC)824670842

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