Death and Dying Products

  • Non-Death Loss and Grief

    Context and Clinical Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Darcy L. Harris

    Non-Death Loss and Grief offers an inclusive perspective on loss and grief, exploring recent research, clinical applications, and current thinking on non-death losses and the unique features of the grieving process that accompany them. The book places an overarching focus on the losses that we…

    Paperback – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Death, Religion and Law: A Guide for Clinicians

    A Guide For Clinicians, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    This practical guide summarizes the principles of working with dying patients and their families influenced by the most common world religions. It also outlines the main legal requirements to be followed by those who care for the dying following the death of the patient. The first part of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge

  • A Theory of Cancer Care in Healthcare Settings

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-09-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • End of Life Communication

    Stories from the Dead Zone, 1st Edition

    By Christine S. Davis, Jonathan L. Crane

    This book examines the dialectic between fictional death as depicted in the media and real death as it is experienced in a hospital setting. Using a Terror Management theoretical lens, Davis and Crane explore the intersections of life and death, experience and fiction, to understand the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-23 
    Routledge

  • Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions

    A Clinician’s Guide to Secure Base Counseling, 1st Edition

    By Jakob van Wielink, Leo Wilhelm, Denise van Geelen-Merks

    Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions gives readers an attachment-informed grief counseling framework and a new way of understanding non-death loss and its treatment. Loss and grief are viewed through a wide-angle lens with relevance to the whole of human life, including the important…

    Paperback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • The Dying Body as a Lived Experience

    1st Edition

    By Alan Blum

    The anxiety over death persists in everyday life- though often denied or repressed- lingering as an unconscious worry or intuition that typically seems to compromise one’s feelings of well-being and experience in a range of areas; coming out often as malaise, depression, and anger in much conduct.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Life's End

    Technocratic Dying in an Age of Spiritual Yearning, 1st Edition

    By David Wendell Moller

    The explicit purpose of this book is to analyze dying and death in the cosmopolitan, modern setting. There is, however, an additional theme that is implicit in the analysis and observations. The portrait of dying, which is provided in the pages of the book, also tells us a great deal about life. It…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Prescriptive Memories in Grief and Loss

    The Art of Dreamscaping, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Gershman, Barbara E. Thompson

    Prescriptive Memories in Grief and Loss: The Art of Dreamscaping introduces a wide range of therapists to a novel, strengths-based and imaginal practice for helping clients at various points on the grief and loss continuum. Grounded in recent empirical research on how the emotional brain encodes…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Friendgrief

    An Absence Called Presence, 1st Edition

    By Harold Ivan Smith

    This book not only examines friendgrief from a theoretical and clinical framework, but also Smith offers fascinating vignettes from the lives of well-known friendgrievers such as Elton John, Diane Sawyer, Ralph Abernathy, C. S. Lewis, Harry Truman, Tommy Lasorda, Jimmy Carter, Fritz Mondale, Bill…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Condemned to Die

    Life Under Sentence of Death, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Johnson

    Condemned to Die is a book about life under sentence of death in American prisons. The great majority of condemned prisoners are confined on death rows before they are executed. Death rows typically feature solitary confinement, a harsh regimen that is closely examined in this book. Death rows that…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge

  • Social Death

    Questioning the life-death boundary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jana Králová, Tony Walter

    Social death occurs when the social existence of a person or group ceases. With an individual, it can occur before or after physical death. Scholars in a wide range of disciplines have applied the concept to very diverse issues – including genocide, slavery, dementia, hospitalisation, and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

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