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The Resource Playing sick? : untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder, Marc D. Feldman, (electronic resource)

Playing sick? : untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder, Marc D. Feldman, (electronic resource)

Label
Playing sick? : untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder
Title
Playing sick?
Title remainder
untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder
Statement of responsibility
Marc D. Feldman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1958-
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Feldman, Marc D.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ProQuest (Firm)
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  • Factitious disorders
  • Malingering
  • Munchausen syndrome
  • Munchausen syndrome by proxy
Label
Playing sick? : untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder, Marc D. Feldman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-256) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Dying for attention -- Disease or deception? an overview of the issues -- Pseudologia fantastica: lies larger than life -- Invading the body: the enemy within -- Feverish ploys -- Out of control: when the ruse becomes real -- False accusations and the girl who cried "wolf" -- Drawing back the curtains: the motives behind the madness -- Mental masquerades -- Munchausen by proxy: when factitious disorder becomes abuse -- Munchausen by proxy 2: after detection -- Cyber-deception: virtual factitious disorder and Munchausen by internet -- People who care: the casualties of deception -- Conscience, ethics, and the law -- Detection and diagnosis -- Healing: intervention and treatment
Control code
EBC332846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxx, 288 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC332846
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL332846
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10209551
  • (CaONFJC)MIL512235
  • (OCoLC)228287000
Label
Playing sick? : untangling the web of Munchausen syndrome, Munchausen by proxy, malingering & factitious disorder, Marc D. Feldman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-256) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Dying for attention -- Disease or deception? an overview of the issues -- Pseudologia fantastica: lies larger than life -- Invading the body: the enemy within -- Feverish ploys -- Out of control: when the ruse becomes real -- False accusations and the girl who cried "wolf" -- Drawing back the curtains: the motives behind the madness -- Mental masquerades -- Munchausen by proxy: when factitious disorder becomes abuse -- Munchausen by proxy 2: after detection -- Cyber-deception: virtual factitious disorder and Munchausen by internet -- People who care: the casualties of deception -- Conscience, ethics, and the law -- Detection and diagnosis -- Healing: intervention and treatment
Control code
EBC332846
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxx, 288 p
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC332846
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL332846
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10209551
  • (CaONFJC)MIL512235
  • (OCoLC)228287000

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