Hypochondria: Woeful Imaginings

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University of California Press, 1988 - 252
Writing with grace, humor, and an expert's eye for revealing detail, Susan Baur illuminates the processes by which hypochondriacs come to adopt and maintain illness as a way of life.

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Being a Hypochondriac
10
A Disease So Grievous So Common
21
The Social Significance of Being
40
Pathways toward Childhood Hypochondria
49
Hypochondria in the Family
72
6
93
7
112
Hypochondria and Our Cultural Values
134
9
144
Hypochondria in Other Cultures
160
Occupational Hypochondria
170
11
185
Appendix
211
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Susan Baur received her Master's degree from Harvard University and is a doctoral candidate in counseling psychology at Boston College.

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