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Governing death and loss : empowerment, involvement and participation / edited by Steve Conway
New York : Oxford University Press, c2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 3rd Floor  HQ1073 .G68 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Death -- Social aspects
Bereavement -- Social aspects
Physical Description xiv, 152 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Contents Death and community / Margaret Gibson Contemporary cultures of memorialization: blending social inventiveness and conformity? / Jenny Hockey -- (Un)regulating bereavement / Arnar √Ārnason -- Promoting the self through the arts: the transformation of private testimony into public witnessing / Naomi Richards -- Involvement and emporwerment at the end of life: overcoming the barriers / Peter Beresford and Suzy Croft -- Reviving sociability in contemporary cultural practices and concepts of death in Hong Kong / Wing-hoi Chan -- The shameful death: implications for public health / Steve Conway -- A history of the Project on Death in America: programmes, outputs, impacts / David Clark -- Resilient communities / Allan Kellehear and Barbara Young -- Transition from conventional to health-promoting palliative care: an Australian case study / John Rosenberg and Patsy Yates -- Neighbourhood Network in Palliative Care: a public health approach to the care of the dying / Suresh Kumar -- Liberating dying people and bereaved families from the oppression of death and loss in Chinese societies: a public health approach / y Hau Yan Ho and Cecilia Lai Wan Chan -- Letting it out of the cage: death education and community involvement / Nigel Hartley -- Spirituality and community practice / Bruce Rumbold, Fiona Gardner, and Irene Nolan
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Alternate Author Conway, Stephen

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