Letting Stories Breathe download free [PDF and Ebook] by Arthur W. Frank

Letting Stories Breathe download free [PDF and Ebook] by Arthur W. Frank year 2012
  • Book name: Letting Stories Breathe
  • Author: Arthur W. Frank
  • Release date: 2012/11/16
  • Publisher: THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780226004839
  • Rating: 8.96 of 10
  • Votes: 601
  • Review by: Brock Kenney
  • Review rating: 8.21 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/30
  • Total pages: 224
  • Includes a PDF summary of 22 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Stories accompany us through life from birth to death. But they do not merely entertain, inform, or distress us - they show us what counts as right or wrong and teach us who we are and who we can be. Though stories can connect individuals, they also can disconnect, creating boundaries between people and justifying violence. In 'Letting Stories Breathe', Arthur W. Frank grapples with this fundamental aspect of our lives, offering both a theory of how stories shape us and a useful method for analyzing them. Frank's unique approach uses literary concepts to ask social scientific questions: how do stories make life better, and when do they endanger it?
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 10H8M31S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Literary Studies: General, Folklore, Myths & Legends, Sociology
  • Available formats: GIF, DOC, WORD, TXT, PDF, RB, PPTX, EPUB. Compressed in RAR, TAR.GZ, Z, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 26.22 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x20.32mm
  • Weight: 408.23g
  • Printed by: University of Chicago Press
  • Published in: United States
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