End-of-life stories : crossing disciplinary boundaries /

End-of-life experiences are often viewed in terms of only one perspective such as medicine. In this volume, a variety of end-of life experiences are presented and each case is analyzed from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. These range across a broad array of the helping professions, and disci...

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Imprint:New York : Springer Pub., ©2005.
Description:1 online resource (xxx, 217 pages) : illustrations
Language:English
Series:Springer series on death and suicide
Death and suicide series.
Subject:Death -- Psychological aspects.
Terminally ill -- Psychology.
Terminally ill -- Anecdotes.
Storytelling -- Psychological aspects.
Attitude to Death.
Hospice Care.
Interprofessional Relations.
Terminal Care.
Terminally Ill.
Mort -- Aspect psychologique.
Malades en phase terminale -- Psychologie.
Malades en phase terminale -- Anecdotes.
Art de conter -- Aspect psychologique.
SELF-HELP -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Storytelling -- Psychological aspects.
Terminally ill.
Terminally ill -- Psychology.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Anecdotes.
Electronic books.
Anecdotes.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11185820
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Other authors / contributors:Gelfand, Donald E.
ISBN:9780826126764
0826126766
9780826126757
0826126758
0826126758
Digital file characteristics:text file
Notes:Includes bibliographical references.
English.
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Summary:End-of-life experiences are often viewed in terms of only one perspective such as medicine. In this volume, a variety of end-of life experiences are presented and each case is analyzed from a variety of disciplinary perspectives. These range across a broad array of the helping professions, and disciplines such as information, law and the social sciences. The book provides a variety of narratives about end-of-life experiences contributed by members of the Wayne State University End-of-Life Interdisciplinary Project. Each of the narratives is then analyzed from several different disciplinary per.
Other form:Print version: End-of-life stories. New York : Springer Pub., ©2005 0826126758 9780826126757