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Loss and Grief: A Guide for Human Services Practitioners

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September 2002

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

This edited volume explores the wide range of practice situations across the human services in which issues loss and grief are likely to be important. It also extends understandings of loss and grief beyond death-related losses, encompassing new developments in the theoretical literature. Addressing the social and political dimensions of loss and grief as well as the psychological dimensions, this text brings together contributors from a variety of disciplines, professional background and countries.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Foreword; J.D.Morgan
Preface
Acknowledgements
PART 1: LOSS IN CONTEXT
The Philosophy of Hospice; C.Saunders
Spirituality: A Personal View; B.Moss
Meaning Reconstruction Theory; R.Neimeyer and A. Anderson
Race and Culture; S.Desai and D.Bevan
Gender; G.Riches
Poverty and Deprivationy; D.Bevan
PART 2: ARENAS OF LOSS
Children and Divorce; B.Kroll
Adoption and Substitute Care; M.Romaine
Disability; B.Sapey
Ill-Health; J.Katz
Older People; S.Thompson
Losses and Justice: An Australian Perspective; J.Dawes
PART 3: WORKING WITH LOSS
Teaching and Learning about Loss; J.Weinstein
A Framework for Working with Loss; M.Lloyd
References
Index

Portrait

Edited By Neil Thompson

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'The author's comprehensive approach will appeal to a wide range of healthcare professionals, including nurses and lecturers, and practitioners working or undertaking specialist and social care.
I found this book exciting and thought provoking. It would be an excellent resource for individuals as well as university libraries responsible for inter-professional healthcare training and education.' - Barbara Borwell MA, RGN, Dip Couns, Nursing Standard
'It is rare to find such a valuable resource as this book that considers gender, race and class and losses resulting from 'social disenfranchisements' such as divorce, adoption or being fostered. The book re-enfranchises those experiencing loss and grief. It is highly recommended for all practitioners in health and social care, not just those working in palliative care or bereavement services.' - Jonathan Parker, University of Hull
'..adds new perspectives that will expand our understanding.' - Resources Hotline, The World Pastoral Care Centre
EAN: 9780333963289
ISBN: 0333963288
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: PALGRAVE MACMILLAN LTD
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2002
Seitenanzahl: 265 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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