'No Five Fingers are Alike': What Exiled Kurdish Women in Therapy Told Me, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

'No Five Fingers are Alike'

What Exiled Kurdish Women in Therapy Told Me, 1st Edition

By Nora Ahlberg

Routledge

349 pages

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pub: 2007-12-31
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This is probably the only book of it kind that focuses exclusively on refugee women, and one of the few that limit their scope only to one group of refugees - the Kurds, in this case. Although the book is about Kurdish women in Norway, its appeal and contents are nevertheless of universal value and applicability. The general reader will get an unparalleled insight into a therapeutic way of working with refugees and the specialist reader will have a vast range of themes to feast on. These include theoretical considerations of ideas about collective trauma, narrative life stories, working cross-culturally, mental health perspectives on refugees, and the formation of meaning, to mention but a few.

About the Series

The International Series of Psychosocial Perspectives on Trauma, Displaced People & Political Violence

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General