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Author Rosenblatt, Paul C.

Title Parent grief : narratives of loss and relationship / written by Paul C. Rosenblatt
Published Philadelphia, PA ; Hove : Brunner/Mazel, [2000]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  155.937 Ros/Pgn  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 252 pages ; 24 cm
Series The series in death, dying and bereavement, 1091-5427
Series in death, dying, and bereavement.
Contents 1. The Narratives of Bereaved Parents -- 2. Coming to a Couple Language about the Death -- 3. The Story of Dying and Death -- 4. Death Rituals -- 5. Metaphors of Grief Feelings -- 6. The Chasm Between Grieving Parents and the World -- 7. How Parents Explain the Grief Process -- 8. The Continuing Connection with the Child -- 9. Narratives about the Couple Relationship -- 10. Narratives about Parenting Other Children -- 11. Finding Support -- 12. Learning What There Is to Say -- 13. Meaning and Meaning-Making -- 14. God and Religion -- 15. Perspectives on Parent Narratives and Society
Summary Explores what couple and individual stories say and do not say about the child's dying and death and about parent grief. The author uses narratives as his tool for the introduction and exploration of the many facets of parental grief
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Grief.
Bereavement -- Psychological aspects.
Children -- Death -- Psychological aspects.
Children -- Death -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies.
Loss (Psychology)
Parents -- psychology.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
LC no. 99053853
ISBN 1583910336 cased
1583910344 paperback