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Ethnic variations in dying, death, and grief : diversity in universality / edited by Donald P. Irish, Kathleen F. Lundquist, Vivian Jenkins Nelsen.

Other author/creatorIrish, Donald P.
Other author/creatorLundquist, Kathleen F.
Other author/creatorNelsen, Vivian Jenkins.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoWashington, DC : Taylor & Francis, ©1993.
Descriptionxxii, 226 pages ; 24 cm.
Series PCMH pastoral care collection
Series in death education, aging, and health care. ^A468546
Contents Cross-cultural variation in the experience, expression, and understanding of grief / Paul C. Rosenblatt -- One woman's interracial journey / Vivian Jenkins Nelsen -- Personal reflections on death, grief, and cultural diversity / Kathleen F. Lundquist and Vivian Jenkins Nelsen -- Mourning and funeral customs of African Americans / Hosea L. Perry -- Mexican American perspectives related to death / Barbara Younoszai -- Hmong death customs: traditional and acculturated / Bruce Thowpaou Bliatout -- Native Americans: adapting, yet retaining / Martin Brokenleg and David Middleton -- To honor the dead and comfort the mourners: traditions in Judaism / Barry D. Cytron -- Death and dying in Buddhism / Ken and Nga Truitner -- Islamic customs regarding death / Farah Gilanshah -- Memorial services among Quakers and Unitarians / Donald P. Irish -- Reflections by professional practitioners / Donald P. Irish -- Conclusions / Donald P. Irish, Kathleen F. Lundquist and Vivian Jenkins Nelsen -- Ethnic population data and trends: United States and Canada / Donald P. Irish.
Contents (cont) Questions that might be asked / Donald P. Irish -- Personal reflections on the African American experience / Juan L. Turner -- Personal reflections on the Hispanic experience / Marcial Vasquez.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 207-212) and index.
Acquisitions source Laupus- PCMH pastoral care collection
LCCN 92048746
ISBN1560322772 (case) :
ISBN1560322780 (paper) :

Available Items

Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner General Stacks R726.8 .I75 1993 ✔ Available Place Hold
Laupus Books - Stacks BF 789 D4 E84 1993 ✔ Available Place Hold

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