Death, Dying, and Bereavement : Contemporary Perspectives, Institutions, and Practices /

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Imprint:New York, NY : Springer Publishing Company, [2015]
©2015
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Subject:Death -- Psychological aspects.
Death -- Social aspects.
Bereavement -- Social aspects.
Attitude to Death.
Bereavement.
Terminal Care.
Palliative Care.
Social Support.
Thanatology.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Cultural Policy.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Popular Culture.
Bereavement -- Social aspects.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Death -- Social aspects.
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Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11237961
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Other authors / contributors:Stillion, Judith M., 1937- editor.
Attig, Thomas, editor.
ISBN:9780826171429
0826171427
9781322287768
1322287767
9780826171412
0826171419
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Text in English.
Print version record.
Summary:Delivers the collective wisdom of foremost scholars and practitioners in the death and dying movement from its inception to the present. Written by luminaries who have shaped the field, this capstone book distills the collective wisdom of foremost scholars and practitioners who together have nearly a millennium of experience in the death and dying movement. The book bears witness to the evolution of the movement and presents the insights of its pioneers, eyewitnesses, and major contributors past and present. Its chapters address contemporary intellectual, institutional, and practice developmen.
Other form:Print version: Stillion, Judith M., 1937- Death, dying, and bereavement 9780826171412
Standard no.:ebc1836074