Bibliographic Details

The psychology of death / Robert Kastenbaum.

Author / Creator Kastenbaum, Robert.
Edition 3rd ed.
Imprint New York : Springer, 2000.
Description 1 online resource (x, 318 pages)
Language English
Subject Death -- Psychological aspects.
Attitude to Death.
Mort -- Aspect psychologique.
SELF-HELP -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS -- Death, Grief, Bereavement.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format E-Resource, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 9780826117014
Physical medium
Digital file characteristics data file
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Restrictions unspecified
Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve
Summary In this extensively updated and revised edition, Dr. Kastenbaum continues to examine and expand upon issues of dying and the ways in which we shape and reshape our conceptions of death. New to the Third Edition are chapters on how we construct death; Death in adolescence and adulthood including discussion on suicide, physician assisted death and Regret Theory and Denial; new approaches to the role of death anxiety, Terror Management Theory, and Edge Theory, and much more. A major contribution to the literature -- this book is must reading for professionals and students of psychology, thanatolo.
Other form Print version: Kastenbaum, Robert. Psychology of death. 3rd ed. New York : Springer, 2000 0826113001 9780826113009