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Forthcoming Death Studies Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Death and Bereavement Across Cultures

    Second edition, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Colin Murray Parkes, Pittu Laungani, William Young

    All societies have their own customs and beliefs surrounding death. In the West, traditional ways of mourning are disappearing, and although Western science has had a major impact on how people die, it has taught us little about the way to die or to grieve. Many whose work brings them into contact...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Compassion Fatigue

    Coping With Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder In Those Who Treat The Traumatized

    By Charles R. Figley

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Nursing Education in Thanatology

    A Curriculum Continuum

    Nursing Education in Thanatology is an excellent source book for planning thanatology courses or for integrating concepts of thanatology into a nursing curriculum. As the formal teaching of thanatology in schools for health care professionals is generally overlooked and ill-defined, many students...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Grief and Its Transcendence

    Memory, Identity, Creativity

    Edited by Adele Tutter, Léon Wurmser

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Grief and its Transcendence: Memory, Identity, Creativity is a landmark contribution that provides fresh insights into the experience and process of mourning. It includes fourteen original essays by pre-eminent psychoanalysts, historians, classicists, theologians, architects, art-historians and...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  5. Techniques of Grief Therapy

    Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by Robert A. Neimeyer

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    Techniques of Grief Therapy: Assessment and Intervention continues where the acclaimed Techniques of Grief Therapy: Creative Practices for Counseling the Bereaved left off, offering a whole new set of innovative approaches to grief therapy to address the needs of the bereaved. This new volume...

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Loss

    A Guide for Caring for Those Facing Adversity

    By Judith Murray

    Loss and consequent grief permeates nearly every life changing event, from death to health concerns to dislocation to relationship breakdown to betrayal to natural disaster to faith issues. Yet, while we know about particular events of loss independently, we know very little about a psychology of...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Grief

    An Introduction

    By Richard Gross

    Understanding Grief is a comprehensive and accessible 'one stop' introduction to all the major models of grief. In addition to the individual perspective, bereavement is discussed in relation to social, cultural and religious factors and influences. Richard Gross also examines the impact of...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Entering Night Country

    Psychoanalytic Reflections on Loss and Resilience

    By Stephanie Brody

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    To Be Published October 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Managing Severe and Enduring Anorexia Nervosa

    A Clinician's Guide

    Edited by Stephen Touyz, Daniel Le Grange, Phillipa Hay, Hubert Lacey

    Patients with severe and enduring anorexia nervosa have one of the most challenging disorders in mental health care, including the highest mortality rate of any mental illness, high rates of underemployment and unemployment, and often medical complications due to organ failure and osteoporosis. One...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Psychosocial Interventions in End-of-Life Care

    The Hope for a “Good Death”

    By Peggy Sturman Gordon

    Series: Research in Death Studies

    The concept of a "good death" has been hotly debated in medical circles for decades. This volume delves into the possibility and desirability of a "good death" by presenting the psychosocial measures of care as a crucial component, such as religion, existentialism, hope and meaning-making. The...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge