Death Studies Products

  • Religion, Law and Death

    A Source Book for Care of the Dying, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    Although every person and family must be treated as unique in their social and ethno-religious context, few health and social care practitioners are able to know even the basic customs, values or preferences of all the major religions relevant to the care they provide. This practical guide…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • The International Handbook of Art Therapy in Palliative and Bereavement Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Wood, Rebecca Jacobson, Hannah Cridford

    The Handbook of Art Therapy in Palliative and Bereavement Care offers a multicultural and international perspective on how art therapy can help individuals, groups, families, communities, and nations facing death and dying as well as grief and loss. Over 50 art therapists from around the world…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Residues of Death

    Disposal Refigured, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamara Kohn, Martin Gibbs, Bjorn Nansen, Luke van Ryn

    This book provides a critical overview of the changing ways people mourn, commemorate and interact with the remains of the dead, including bodies, materials and digital artifacts. It focuses on how residues of death persist and circulate through different spaces, materials, data and mediated…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Routledge

  • Pet Death

    1st Edition

    By Sandra Helene Straub

    In "Pet Death", Dr. Straub addresses issues and feelings commonly encountered after the death of a pet. Practical guidelines are provided for coping with feelings of loss and sorrow. Many questions arise from the difficult topic of euthanasia, and in this book, the medical aspect of this procedure…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Sorrow and Solace

    The Social World of the Cemetery, 1st Edition

    By Philip Bachelor

    Sorrow and Solace focuses on the importance of cemeteries in the lives of everyday mourners, and ways in which our bereaved give meaning to and draw value from their commemorative activities. The death of someone dear to us is among the most momentous life event that we experience. In many…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Death, Dying, Transcending

    Views from Many Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Richard A Kalish

    Every living thing must die, but only human beings know it. This knowledge can bring to the living, anxiety and despair or new richness and meaning. This volume explores the problems and possibilities of coping with this universal experience.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge
    Perspectives on Death and Dying

  • Impasse and Grievance Resolution

    1st Edition

    By Harry Kershen

    Praised by reviewers as a superior book in the field of public sector bargaining, "Impasse and Grievance Resolution" is the classic "how to" text for the resolution of new contract disputes and ongoing contract grievances. Comprehensive, up-to-date, full of good practical advice. "Impasse and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge
    Public Sector Contemporary Issues

  • Death and Dying

    Views from Many Cultures, 1st Edition

    By Richard Kalish

    Death is a constant in every society, but each of the world's cultures views the end of life differently. This book examines beliefs about dying, burial, and life after death held by peoples of wide ranging societies.…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20 
    Routledge

  • Awareness of Mortality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Kauffman

    All of us who work in the field of death and dying are, beyond our projects and our practices, working on our awareness of our own mortality. This richly stimulating collection of original articles challenges the reader to develop a disciplined and focused awareness of his/her own mortality, and to…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Eternity and Me

    The Everlasting Things in Life and Death, 1st Edition

    By Allan Kellehear

    The 40 short reflections in this book address the ways in which we face the prospect of death and loss. The first 20 reflections are designed to be read by (or to) anyone living with a life-threatening illness; the other 20 are reflections on living with grief, especially bereavement. Each…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Letters from a Friend

    A Sibling's Guide to Coping and Grief, 1st Edition

    By Erika R. Barber

    This unique workbook is a comprehensive compilation of therapeutic activities developed to address the needs and issues of children and adolescents following the death of a brother or sister. The workbook is organized into distinct topic-specific sections relating to sibling hospitalisation,…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Death, Distress, and Solidarity

    Special Issue "OMEGA Journal of Death and Dying", 1st Edition

    By Robert Kastenbaum

    In preparing this special issue of "Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying" - we choose to consider solidarity in a somewhat larger perspective than the other one usually adopted by a clear majority of social support studies. This perspective gives priority to microscopic, immediate, direct…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge

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