The balance we seek A sequential narrative analysis of childhood cancer blogs

Purpose . The research aimed to identify the narratives and themes about the experience of parenting a child with cancer, analyze the social interaction present in illness blogs created by parents of children with cancer and identify the reasons expressed by parents in the blogs for writing and publ...

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Author: Catherine McGeehin Heilferty
Degree Work Type: Dissertation (Ph.D.)
Institution: Villanova University
Format: Degree Work
Language: English
Published: 2011
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