The Resource Dying and death : inter-disciplinary perspectives, edited by Asa Kasher

Dying and death : inter-disciplinary perspectives, edited by Asa Kasher

Label
Dying and death : inter-disciplinary perspectives
Title
Dying and death
Title remainder
inter-disciplinary perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Asa Kasher
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation Death is a topic people are reluctant to ponder. Neither is dying a process that is usually being openly discussed. However, on a variety of occasions, dying and death are on a person?s minds, under some sensitive circumstances, he or she are eager to discuss with a close person, a friend, a professional. The present volume, the second in the Series on Dying and Death, is meant to enrich personal experience of dying or death by providing its reader with knowledge and understanding of some aspects of dying or death
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.D95 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
At the interface/probing the boundaries
Series volume
v. 37
Label
Dying and death : inter-disciplinary perspectives, edited by Asa Kasher
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
  • Extreme makeovers and reciprocal relations between the living and the dead
  • Kathleen Z. Young
  • Death of a friend : some themes in Jacques Derrida's The Work of Mourning
  • Gary Peters
  • Death and the other : the ambivalence of mourning
  • Havi Carel
  • Grace towards the dead
  • Dana Freibach-Heifetz
  • Death and mourning : logistics and mystery
  • Marguerite Peggy Flynn
  • Embalming the American body : sentimental mourning on the cusp of the Civil War
  • For fear of what the neighbours might say : social networks and suicide in early modern Holland
  • Laura Cruz
  • When a young woman dies : gender, youth and the meaning of suicide in the jazz age
  • Kathleen Jones
  • "Voluntary death" in Japanese history and culture
  • Lawrence Fouraker
  • Medics facing terminal diagnosis?
  • Angela Armstrong-Coster
  • Between organizations, family and death : caring creatively within the hospice organization
  • Elizabeth Gill
  • Ashley Byock
  • Reflections on the needs of palliative patients and being on the receiving end of care
  • Anna Wreath Taube
  • Collective emotions and national mourning
  • Asa Kasher
  • Issues of death and dying for adult children of Holocaust survivors
  • Paula David
  • Death and images of womanhood and manhood : the case of Serbian epic poetry
  • Mira Crouch
Control code
ocn182837598
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 217 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042022454
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
.b25667907
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)182837598
  • pebcs1435612140

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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