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Death and Dying, Life and Living free pdf Practical and inspiring, this respected book helps readers navigate encounters with death, dying, and bereavement. The authors integrate classical and contemporary material, present task-based approaches for individual and family coping, and include four substantial chapters devoted to death-related issues faced by children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly. The text discusses a variety of cultural and religious perspectives that affect people's understanding and practices associated with such encounters, and offers practical guidelines for constructive communication designed to encourage productive living in the face of death.

About Charles A. Corr

Dr. Charles A. Corr has been teaching and writing in the field of death, dying, and bereavement since 1975. He is a prolific contributor to this field, having been author, co-author, or co-editor of 30 books and more than 100chapters and articles in professional journals. Dr. Corr's professional work has been recognized by awards from the Association for Death Education and Counseling, , Children's Hospice International, the Center for Death Education and Bioethics at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, and the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation. Dr. Clyde M. Nabe's interests include thanatology, medical ethics, world religions, and aesthetics. He has published articles in the study of death and dying, medical ethics, and the philosophy of religion. His current work is focused on providing spiritual care. Donna M. Corr has worked as a nurse in a variety of critical care, oncology, and hospice settings. In addition, she was for 17 years a faculty member (rising from Instructor to Professor) in the Nursing Faculty of St. Louis Community College at Forest Park, and then a lecturer for two semesters at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Her publications include five books and more than two dozen articles and chapters. Books edited by Donna and/or Charles Corr have received five Book of the Year Awards from the American Journal of Nursing.

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Author : Charles A. Corr
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
Data Published : 15 December 2011
ISBN : 1111840865
EAN : 9781111840860
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 816 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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