+612 9045 4394
The Anatomy of Bereavement : A Handbook for the Caring Professions - Beverley Raphael

The Anatomy of Bereavement

A Handbook for the Caring Professions

Paperback Published: 26th September 1995
ISBN: 9780415094542
Number Of Pages: 456

Share This Book:


RRP $103.00
or 4 easy payments of $24.13 with Learn more
Ships in 5 to 9 business days

'In my opinion this is an exceptionally good book...a well- balanced and readable text which is probably the most comprehensive yet published' - John Bowlby, Tavistock Clinic '...I found the book both moving and fascinating' - Open Mind 'This volume must be acquired by all who work with the bereaved' - New Society The comprehensiveness of this book together with its good reference list and unusually detailed index makes it a timely and important reference book' - British Medical Journal This compassionate study has grown out of Beverley Raphael's work and research with bereaved people over many years. Bereavement is a painful and inevitable experience. This book shares the experience of many bereavements, how they are dealt with, understood, and eventually adapted to in the ongoing framework of human life.

Preface Human Bonds and Death
The Background to Bereavement The Experience of Bereavement
Separation and Mourning The Bereaved Child The Adolescent's
Grief and Mourning Loss in Adult Life
The Death of a Spouse Loss in Adult Life
The Death of a Child The Griefs of Growing Old
Death and Disaster Caring for the Bereaved Living with Loss
Passion, Compassion, and Defense
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

ISBN: 9780415094542
ISBN-10: 0415094542
Series: Caring Professions
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 456
Published: 26th September 1995
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 2.34
Weight (kg): 0.64
Edition Number: 1