The Resource Death and bereavement across cultures, edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, and Bill Young

Death and bereavement across cultures, edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, and Bill Young

Label
Death and bereavement across cultures
Title
Death and bereavement across cultures
Statement of responsibility
edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, and Bill Young
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Index
index present
LC call number
BF789.D4
LC item number
D343 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Death and bereavement across cultures, edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, and Bill Young
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [244]-251
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Contents
1. Introduction / Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani and Bill Young -- 2. Culture and religion / Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani and Bill Young -- 3. Grief in small-scale societies / Paul C. Rosenblatt --4. Death in a Hindu family / Pittu Laungani -- 5. A death on the roof of the world: The perspective of Tibetan Buddhism / Uwe P. Gielen -- 6. Jewish views and customs on death / Ellen Levine -- 7. Christianity / Harold Ter Blanche and Colin Murray Parkes -- 8. The many facets of Islam: Death, dying and disposal between orthodox rule and historical convention /Gerdien Jonker -- 9. Secularization / Tony Walter --10. Childhood, death and bereavement across cultures /Bill Young and Danai Papadatou -- 11. Help for the dying and bereaved / Colin Murray Parkes -- 12. Conclusions I: Implications for practice and policy /Pittu Laungani -- 13. Conclusions II: Attachments and losses in cross-cultural perspective / Colin Murray Parkes
Control code
000012278842
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vi, 261 p.
Isbn
9780415131360
Lccn
96007558
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.b17508630
System control number
  • C01108548867
  • (OCoLC)34517303

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