Publication details [#55373]

Lassen, Inger and Jeanne Strunck. 2011. The discursive construction of self positioning amongst minority ethnic patients in a hospital ward. Journal of multicultural discourses 6 (3) : 273–290.
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Article in journal
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Language as a subject
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This study discusses the discursive self positioning of ethnic minority patients in an infectious diseases Danish hospital ward and examines whether such positions and roles are ascribable to culture, language competence or social conditions. Culture is dealt with from a patient perspective.