Mental Health: Death Studies

  • Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care: Disease, Social and Cultural Context book cover

    Perspectives on Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Disease, Social and Cultural Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    Individuals and families face challenges at the end of life that can vary significantly depending on social and cultural contexts, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death. A number of behavioural interventions…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care book cover

    Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rebecca S Allen, Brian D Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, and many behavioural interventions and clinical approaches have been developed to address this great diversity of experiences in the face of dying and death, helping providers to care for their clients…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Modern Myths and Medical Consumerism: The Asclepius Complex book cover

    Modern Myths and Medical Consumerism

    The Asclepius Complex, 1st Edition

    By Antonio Lanfranchi

    Modern Myths and Medical Consumerism is concerned with the loss of a sense of limit in technological medicine today, and the way in which the denial of death leads to an uncontrollable, consumeristic multiplication of needs. Taking its starting point from C. G. Jung’s analytical psychology, the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment book cover

    Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert M. Bohm, Gavin Lee

    Capital punishment is one of the more controversial subjects in the social sciences, especially in criminal justice and criminology. Over the last decade or so, the United States has experienced a significant decline in the number of death sentences and executions. Since 2007, eight states have…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Death in a Consumer Culture book cover

    Death in a Consumer Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Dobscha

    Death has never been more visible to consumers. From life insurance to burial plots to estate planning, we are constantly reminded of consumer choices to be made with our mortality in mind. Religious beliefs in the afterlife (or their absence) impact everyday consumption activities. Death in a…

    Paperback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Senseless Violence and Its Ramifications book cover

    Senseless Violence and Its Ramifications

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    The baby boomer generation grew up in the 1950s when there existed the general belief that the Cold War was the greatest threat to the world order, and a frightening possibility. It was difficult to believe, then, that it could get worse, but the same threat of violence is now a daily occurrence…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Healing with Death Imagery book cover

    Healing with Death Imagery

    1st Edition

    By Anees Ahmad Sheikh, Katharina S. Sheikh

    Sages of various traditions and ages have reiterated that we must incorporate the inevitability of death into the fabric of life to experience life's breadth and beauty. Imagery is an important tool in dealing with death, and this book is devoted to exploring many facets of this fascinating issue.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Imagery and Human Development Series

  • On Death without Dignity: The Human Impact of Technological Dying book cover

    On Death without Dignity

    The Human Impact of Technological Dying, 1st Edition

    By David Wendell Moller

    Candidly written, ""On Death Without Dignity: The Human Impact of Technological Dying"", attempts to re-humanize the inevitable biological occurrence called dying. It is Moller's view that through the advancement of medicalized technology, has come the demise of the contemporary dying process. The…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Death and Dying

  • Freedom to Choose: How to Make End-of-life Decisions on Your Own Terms book cover

    Freedom to Choose

    How to Make End-of-life Decisions on Your Own Terms, 1st Edition

    By Burnell M. Burnell, Dale A. Lund

    "Freedom of Information in a Post 9-11 World" is, to date, the first international scholarly examination of the impact of the terrorist attack on the United States in terms of how it may alter academic and corporate research, as well as the sharing of information generated by that research, by…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Suicidal Behaviour: Underlying dynamics book cover

    Suicidal Behaviour

    Underlying dynamics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Updesh Kumar

    Suicidal Behaviour: Underlying dynamics is a wide ranging collection of articles that builds upon an earlier volume by the same editor (Suicidal Behaviour: Assessment of people-at-risk, 2010) and delves deeper into the dynamics of suicide by synthesizing significant psychological and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-14
    Routledge

  • Partners in Palliative Care: Enhancing Ethics in Care at the End-of-Life book cover

    Partners in Palliative Care

    Enhancing Ethics in Care at the End-of-Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Beth Morrissey, Bruce Jennings

    The Collaborative for Palliative Care ("Collaborative") is a grassroots consortium of public and private organizations that came together in 2005 for the purposes of studying the increasing need for palliative care and the methods for such care. It has grown from a small fledgling group to a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • Borrowed Narratives: Using Biographical and Historical Grief Narratives With the Bereaving book cover

    Borrowed Narratives

    Using Biographical and Historical Grief Narratives With the Bereaving, 1st Edition

    By Harold Ivan Smith

    What do Dexter King, Condoleeza Rice, Mackenzie King, Corazon Aquino, Eleanor Roosevelt, Bill Cosby, Tony Dungy, Theodore Roosevelt, George H. W. and Barbara Bush, Caroline Kennedy, Arthur Ashe, Lady Bird Johnson, Colin Powell and C. S. Lewis have in common? They all have significant grief…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

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