Mental Health Online: The enactment of expertise on Bipolar disorder on American and French online platforms

Claudia Egher

Research output: ThesisDoctoral ThesisExternal prepared

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In my dissertation, I have studied how expertise about bipolar disorder is enacted on American and French online platforms, at a time when the role and legitimacy of expertise have been challenged and when the internet has been increasingly approached either as a quick technological fix or as a postmodern version of Pandora’s box.
Original languageEnglish
Awarding Institution
  • Maastricht University
  • Wyatt, Sally, Supervisor
  • Sharon, Tamar, Co-Supervisor
Award date4 Dec 2019
Place of PublicationMaastricht
Print ISBNs9789463805568
Publication statusPublished - 2019


  • Expertise
  • digital mental health
  • affective labor
  • patient engagement
  • solidarity
  • cultural markers & online epistemic practices

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