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The Resource Biography and turning points in Europe and America, edited by Karla B. Hackstaff, Feiwel Kupferberg, and Catherine Négroni

Biography and turning points in Europe and America, edited by Karla B. Hackstaff, Feiwel Kupferberg, and Catherine Négroni

Label
Biography and turning points in Europe and America
Title
Biography and turning points in Europe and America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karla B. Hackstaff, Feiwel Kupferberg, and Catherine Négroni
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This sociological collection advances the argument that the concept of a "turning point" expands our understanding of life experiences from a descriptive to a deeper and more abstract level of analysis
Dewey number
808/.06692
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hackstaff, Karla B.
  • Kupferberg, Feiwel
  • Négroni, Catherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Life change events
Label
Biography and turning points in Europe and America, edited by Karla B. Hackstaff, Feiwel Kupferberg, and Catherine Négroni
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Biographical structuring through a critical life event: parental loss during childhood
  • Gerhard Jost
  • Decisive turning points in life trajectories of violence among young men in the barrios of Caracas: the initiation and biographical reconversion to non-violent lifestyles
  • Verónica Zubillaga
  • The turning points of the single life course in Budapest, Hungary
  • Ágnes Sántha
  • Complicating actions and complicated lives: raising questions about narrative theory through an exploration of lesbian lives
  • Nicki Ward
  • Religious conversion as a biographical turn/ing: the case of Orthodox believers in contemporary Russia
  • Liana Ipatova
  • Unpacking biographical narratives: investigating stories of artistic careers in Northern Jutland, Denmark
  • Conclusion: theorising turning points and decoding narratives
  • Feiwel Kupferberg
  • Feiwel Kupferberg
  • Turning points in the life course: a narrative concept in professional bifurcations
  • Catherine Négroni
  • Conjugal deparation and immigration in the life course of immigrant single mothers in Québec
  • Ana Gherghel and Marie-Christine Saint-Jacques
  • MIgration biography and ethnic identity: on the discontinuity of biographical experience and how turning points affect the ethnicisation of biography
  • Thea D. Boldt
Control code
ocn798428900
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447307402
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798428900
Label
Biography and turning points in Europe and America, edited by Karla B. Hackstaff, Feiwel Kupferberg, and Catherine Négroni
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Biographical structuring through a critical life event: parental loss during childhood
  • Gerhard Jost
  • Decisive turning points in life trajectories of violence among young men in the barrios of Caracas: the initiation and biographical reconversion to non-violent lifestyles
  • Verónica Zubillaga
  • The turning points of the single life course in Budapest, Hungary
  • Ágnes Sántha
  • Complicating actions and complicated lives: raising questions about narrative theory through an exploration of lesbian lives
  • Nicki Ward
  • Religious conversion as a biographical turn/ing: the case of Orthodox believers in contemporary Russia
  • Liana Ipatova
  • Unpacking biographical narratives: investigating stories of artistic careers in Northern Jutland, Denmark
  • Conclusion: theorising turning points and decoding narratives
  • Feiwel Kupferberg
  • Feiwel Kupferberg
  • Turning points in the life course: a narrative concept in professional bifurcations
  • Catherine Négroni
  • Conjugal deparation and immigration in the life course of immigrant single mothers in Québec
  • Ana Gherghel and Marie-Christine Saint-Jacques
  • MIgration biography and ethnic identity: on the discontinuity of biographical experience and how turning points affect the ethnicisation of biography
  • Thea D. Boldt
Control code
ocn798428900
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447307402
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)798428900

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