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Extending the ‘desistance and recovery debates’: thoughts on identity

Paula Hamilton

in Moving on from Crime and Substance Use: Transforming Identities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781447324676
eISBN:
9781447324690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447324676.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter introduces ideas of identity and identity transformation in processes of personal change. The author starts by exploring what is meant by identity, and analyses the two theoretical ... More


Resisting Differentness

Joseph E. Davis

in Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication, and Our Troubled Quest for Self-Mastery

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226686547
eISBN:
9780226686714
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226686714.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Disorder categories and taking medication, despite their practical and symbolic benefits, also carry negative connotations. Interview participants raised concerns about help-seeking, disclosure, ... More


A drink in my hand: why ‘putting down the glass’ may be too simple a solution for lesbian women

Lyndsey Moon and Patsy Staddon

in Women and alcohol: Social perspectives

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781447318880
eISBN:
9781447318903
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447318880.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Many people believe that alcohol issues are particularly prevalent among lesbian women, who may be using alcohol for very many reasons, from relaxing in company and helping to deal with social ... More


Between ageing and ageism: portrayals of online dating in later life in Canadian print media

Julia Rozanova, Mineko Wada, and Laura Hurd Clarke

in Ageing in Everyday Life: Materialities and Embodiments

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447335917
eISBN:
9781447335955
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447335917.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter examines how Canadian print media portrays online dating in later life, based on data from 144 articles published between 2009 and 2011. Results indicate that online dating extends ... More


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