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Unformatted text preview: What is Ss attitude to metaphor in general? Is she consistent? What does she mean by metaphor? Why is S angry? Why does S think it significant which part of the body an illness attacks? How does disease individuate people or lump them together? Can you think of ways other than those mentioned by S that we moralize disease? Do you think attitudes towards heart attack patients have changed since S wrote? towards cancer? What other conditions do we deal today with by labeling them as illness? Is there a way to avoid metaphorizing illness? Are cancer metaphors necessarily authoritarian and repressive? What about metaphors of the body and society?...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course ANTHRO 101 taught by Professor Crandall during the Fall '09 term at BYU.
- Fall '09