Books in category Social Science – Death & Dying

  • Sacred Grief

    Sacred Grief
    Leslee Tessmann

    " –Irene Watson, Managing Editor, Reader Views Learn more about this book at Another great self-help book from Loving Healing press SEL010000 Self-Help: Death, Grief, Bereavement FAM014000 Family & …

  • Rethinking Old Age

    Rethinking Old Age
    Paul Higgs, Chris Gilleard

    Inspired by the authors' ground-breaking work on the third and fourth age and supported by extensive sociological, medical and historical research, Rethinking Old Age offers a unique and timely analysis of the fourth age as a 'social …

  • Grief and Its Challenges

    Grief and Its Challenges
    Neil Thompson

    This text provides holistic understanding as well as guidance on how to respond to the bereaved and grieving.

  • Spirituality and Hospice Social Work

    Spirituality and Hospice Social Work
    Ann M Callahan

    This targeted volume draws upon multidisciplinary theory and research to advance a relational model of spiritually sensitive hospice care.

  • Legal Executions in Delaware the District of Columbia Maryland Virginia and West Virginia

    Legal Executions in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia and West Virginia
    Daniel Allen Hearn

    Based on exhaustive research of court records, newspapers death certificates and even gravestones, this book provides the essential details of each case.

  • Dickens and the Business of Death

    Dickens and the Business of Death
    Claire Wood

    This book explores how Dickens turned mortality into the stuff of life and art as he navigated a thriving culture of death-based consumption.

  • Responding to Loss

    Responding to Loss
    Adolf Hansen

    Reading this book, caregivers will find ways to increase their effectiveness by understanding more fully what their care receivers are experiencing, by finding creative ways to assist them in processing what is happening, and by working …

  • Getting Through the Night Finding Your Way After the Loss of a Loved One

    Getting Through the Night: Finding Your Way After the Loss of a Loved One
    Eugenia Price

    Eugenia Price, one of our most beloved inspirational writers, offers this simply written yet profoundly valuable book for anyone struggling through the loss of a loved one.

  • The Last Word

    The Last Word
    C. Nadia Seremetakis

    C. Nadia Seremetakis liberates the analysis of gender from reductive binary models and pioneers the alternative perspective of self-reflexive "native anthropology" in European ethnography.

  • The Dreamer s Book of the Dead

    The Dreamer’s Book of the Dead
    Robert Moss

    In The Dreamer’s Book of the Dead, Robert Moss explains that we have entirely natural contact with the departed in our dreams, when they come visiting and we may travel into their realms.

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