Princeton University Library Catalog

Palliative care, ageing and spirituality : a guide for older people, carers and families / Elizabeth MacKinlay.

Author:
MacKinlay, Elizabeth, 1940- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.
Description:
141 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction : about growing older, dying, and death -- Grief and loss : a part of life -- Fear of dying -- The final life career : is this only a time of waiting for death? or is there something more? -- Acceptance that death will come -- Pain, distress, and suffering -- Prayer -- Responding to meaning : symbol and ritual -- Transcendence in the process of death and dying -- Healing of relationships -- Intimacy and dying -- Dementia and dying -- Ethical and moral issues in death and dying -- The final days and hours of the journey -- Learning to live without my partner.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
Palliative care, aging and spirituality
ISBN:
  • 9781849052900 (alk. paper)
  • 1849052905 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2011034747
OCLC:
755080481
RCP:
C - S