Death and Dying Products

  • Palliative Care

    Psychosocial perspectives

    By Alison Rodriguez

    Death is inevitable, and yet for most of us it is also unimaginable. This enlightening book is not about death and dying, but about how life-limiting illnesses influence culture, society and how we understand ourselves. It provides a critical, existential perspective on palliative care, examining…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Social Work Practice and End of Life Care

    Edited by Heather Richardson, Gillian Chowns

    This book draws together the learning of a wide range of social workers and other professionals engaged in end of life care who recognise that dying is essentially a social experience and want to tailor a personal, professional and societal response accordingly. Through a systemic lens, the book…

    Hardback – 2017-12-21 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook on Capital Punishment

    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, six states have…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Death and Digital Media

    By Michael Arnold, Martin Gibbs, Tamara Kohn, James Meese, Bjorn Nansen

    Death and Digital Media provides a critical overview of how people mourn, commemorate and interact with the dead through digital media. It maps the historical and shifting landscape of digital death, considering a wide range of social, commercial and institutional responses to technological…

    Paperback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Continuing Bonds in Bereavement

    New Directions for Research and Practice

    Edited by Dennis Klass, Edith Maria Steffen

    "The concept of continuing bonds has proven to be a very influential one. This review of its contemporary significance is a superb piece of scholarship that will delight anyone interested in understanding the complexities of loss and grief. An impressive lineup of writers provides both breadth and…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27 
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Bereavement Camps for Children and Adolescents

    Planning, Curriculum, and Evaluation

    By Irene Searles McClatchey, Jane S. Wimmer

    Bereavement Camps for Children and Adolescents is the first book to describe in detail how to create bereavement camps for children and adolescents. It is a comprehensive how-to guide, offering practical advice on planning, curriculum building, and evaluation. Readers will find a step-by-step plan…

    Paperback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Child and Adolescent Grief

    Supporting Loss and Facilitating Growth

    Edited by Carrie Arnold

    Understanding Child and Adolescent Grief incorporates theory, clinical applications, case studies, and current research on contemporary models of grief pertaining to children and adolescents. The integration of developmental perspectives, attachment theory, and neurobiological implications provides…

    Paperback – 2017-10-12
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Helping the Suicidal Person

    Tips and Techniques for Professionals

    By Stacey Freedenthal

    Helping the Suicidal Person provides a highly practical toolbox for mental health professionals. The book first covers the need for professionals to examine their own personal experiences and fears around suicide, moves into essential areas of risk assessment, safety planning, and treatment…

    Paperback – 2017-09-22
    Routledge

  • The Aesthetic Experience of Dying

    The Dance to Death

    By Veronica M. F. Adamson

    Structured around a personal account of the illness and death of the author’s partner, Jane, this book explores how something hard to bear became a threshold to a world of insight and discovery. Drawing on German Idealism and Jane’s own research in the area, The Aesthetic Experience of Dying looks…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06
    Routledge

  • A Theory of Cancer Care in Healthcare Settings

    Edited by Carol Cox, Maya Zumstein-Shaha

    This book provides healthcare professionals with a practice theory for the care and management of patients who have been diagnosed with cancer. It explores what patients experience and how healthcare professionals can assist them in dealing with their uncertainty and fear as well as planning for…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody

    By Darrell L. Ross, Gary M. Vilke

    As unrest over officer-involved shootings and deaths in custody takes center stage in conversations about policing and the criminal justice system, Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody addresses critical investigation components from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying

    Edited by Christopher M Moreman

    Few issues apply universally to people as poignantly as death and dying. All religions address concerns with death from the handling of human remains, to defining death, to suggesting what happens after life. The Routledge Companion to Death and Dying provides readers with an overview of the study…

    Hardback – 2017-05-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Religion Companions

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