The Resource Dementia : mind, meaning, and the person, edited by Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, Steven R. Sabat

Dementia : mind, meaning, and the person, edited by Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, Steven R. Sabat

Label
Dementia : mind, meaning, and the person
Title
Dementia
Title remainder
mind, meaning, and the person
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, Steven R. Sabat
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study juxtaposes philosophical analysis and clinical experience to present an overview of the issues surrounding dementia. It conveys a strong ethical message, arguing in favour of treating people with dementia with all the dignity they deserve as human beings
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
616.8/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC521
LC item number
.D45564 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International perspectives in philosophy and psychiatry
Label
Dementia : mind, meaning, and the person, edited by Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, Steven R. Sabat
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Seeing whole / Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, and Steven R. Sabat -- Ageing and human nature / Michael Bavidge -- Dementia and personal identity / A. Harry Lesser -- Identity, self, and dementia / John McMillan -- Into the darkness : losing identity with dementia / Jennifer Radden and Joan M. Fordyce -- Can the self disintegrate? : personal identity, psychopathology, and disunities of consciousness / E. Jonathan Lowe -- Keeping track, autobiography, and the conditions for self-erosion / Michael Luntley -- The discursive turn, social constructionism, and dementia / Tim Thornton -- The return of the living dead : agency lost and found? / Carmelo Aquilina and Julian C. Hughes -- Dementia and the identity of the person / Eric Matthews -- Meaning-making in dementia : a hermeneutic perspective / Guy A.M. Widdershoven and Ron L.P. Berghmans -- I am, thou art : personal identity in dementia / Catherine Oppenheimer -- Spiritual perspectives on the person with dementia : identity and personhood / F. Brian Allen and Peter G. Coleman -- Respectare : moral respect for the lives of the deeply forgetful / Stephen G. Post -- Understandings of dementia : explanatory models and their implications for the person with dementia and therapeutic effort / Murna Downs, Linda Clare, and Jenny Mackenzie -- Personhood and interpersonal communication in dementia / Lisa Snyder -- From childhood to childhood? : autonomy and dependence through the ages of life / Harry Cayton -- Mind, meaning, and personhood in dementia : the effects of positioning / Steven R. Sabat
Control code
ocm62756119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 310 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423743293
Lccn
2005019360
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36195042
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62756119
  • acaebk0198566158

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