WorldCat Identities

Becker, Gaylene

Overview
Works: 18 works in 84 publications in 1 language and 8,440 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: HV2395, 362.420880565
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Gaylene Becker
Growing old in silence by Gaylene Becker( Book )

8 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elusive embryo : how women and men approach new reproductive technologies by Gaylene Becker( Book )

14 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work examines the industry of reproductive technology from the perspective of the consumer. An analysis is made of the array of medical options available to those with fertility problems, and the financial and emotional toll is assessed
Disrupted lives : how people create meaning in a chaotic world by Gaylene Becker( Book )

17 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting with bodily distress, she shows how individuals recount experiences of disruption metiphorically, drawing on important cultural themes to help them reestablish order and continuity in their lives. Through the vivid and poignant stories of people from different walks of life who experience different types of disruptions, Becker examines how people rework their ideas about themselves and their worlds, from the meaning of disruption to the meaning of life itself
The Dilemma of difference : a multidisciplinary view of stigma by Stephen C Ainlay( Book )

10 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Healing the infertile family : strengthening your relationship in the search for parenthood by Gaylene Becker( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1997 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Management of hearing impairment in older adults( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vision impairment in older persons( Book )

3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Health of older people : a framework for public policy by Alan Pardini( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Face to face : adaptive response to disability and old age among deaf people by Gaylene Becker( )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conceptual development in medical anthropology : a tribute to M. Margaret Clark( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memory, trauma, and embodied distress : the management of disruption in the stories of Cambodians in exile by Gaylene Becker( )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metaphors in disrupted lives : infertility and cultural constructions of continuity by Gaylene Becker( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Born to be a mother : the cultural construction of risk in infertility treatment in the U.S. by Gaylene Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Deadly inequality : uninsured minorities and critical illness Medical Grand Rounds, 9/21/06 UCSF( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Coping with stigma : lifelong adaptation of deaf people by Gaylene Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Metaphors in disrupted lives : infertility and cultural constructions of continuity by Gaylene Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Encyclopedia of Medical Anthropology: Health and Illness in the World's Cultures A Springer Live Reference by Thomas S Abler( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The disability experience : educating health professionals about disabling conditions by Gaylene Becker( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The elusive embryo : how women and men approach new reproductive technologies
Alternative Names
Becker, Gay.

Languages
English (78)

Covers
The elusive embryo : how women and men approach new reproductive technologiesDisrupted lives : how people create meaning in a chaotic worldHealing the infertile family : strengthening your relationship in the search for parenthood