9780761902669-076190266X-Families Making Sense of Death (Understanding Families series)

Families Making Sense of Death (Understanding Families series)

ISBN-13: 9780761902669
ISBN-10: 076190266X
Edition: 1
Author: Nadeau, Janice W.
Publication date: 1997
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc
Format: Paperback 289 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780761902669
ISBN-10: 076190266X
Edition: 1
Author: Nadeau, Janice W.
Publication date: 1997
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc
Format: Paperback 289 pages

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Acknowledged authors Nadeau, Janice W. wrote Families Making Sense of Death (Understanding Families series) comprising 289 pages back in 1997. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 076190266X and 9780761902669. Since then Families Making Sense of Death (Understanding Families series) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Through interviews and analysis, the author explores the healing process within the family context, and looks at the dynamics at work in families in which a member has died. With a keen sense of empathy, the author shares stories which show how, gradually, families come to terms with their grief and make sense of the death, as time goes by.

This `family meaning-making′ is not a linear process; it is alternately stimulated and inhibited within a family. The author draws conclusions from her research about which particular social factors and conditions play a role in the overall outcome. She succeeds in showing not only how different families cope with death within the family, but also how skilful and sensitive field research

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