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The Resource Beyond loss : dementia, identity, personhood, edited by Lars C. Hydén, Hilde Lindemann, and Jens Brockmeier

Beyond loss : dementia, identity, personhood, edited by Lars C. Hydén, Hilde Lindemann, and Jens Brockmeier

Label
Beyond loss : dementia, identity, personhood
Title
Beyond loss
Title remainder
dementia, identity, personhood
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lars C. Hydén, Hilde Lindemann, and Jens Brockmeier
Title variation
Dementia, identity, personhood
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The goal of this collection of interdisciplinary essays by internationally established scholars is to see beyond the loss in dementia to the transformation and change, often in collaboration with others, of both personhood and identity. The collection identifies a number of new empirical, theoretical, and methodological areas that will be central to both research on and clinical practice concerned with age-related dementia in the coming years. Three general themes are identified as being of particular importance and interest: persons and personhood, identity and agency, and the social and the communal
Dewey number
616.83
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1954-
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  • Hydén, Lars-Christer
  • Lindemann, Hilde,
  • Brockmeier, Jens,
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  • Dementia
  • Alzheimer's disease
Target audience
specialized
Label
Beyond loss : dementia, identity, personhood, edited by Lars C. Hydén, Hilde Lindemann, and Jens Brockmeier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Beyond Loss; Copyright; Contents; List of Contributors; Part One Persons, Personhood, and Dignity; 1 Second Nature and the Tragedy of Alzheimer's; 2 The Person with Dementia as Understood through Stern's Critical Personalism; 3 Dignity and Dementia: A Conceptual Exploration; 4 "I'm his wife not his carer!"-Dignity and Couplehood in Dementia; Part Two Identity, Agency, and Embodiment; 5 Questions of Meaning: Memory, Dementia, and the Postautobiographical Perspective; 6 Everyday Dramas: Comparing Life with Dementia and Acquired Brain Injury
  • 7 Musical Embodiment, Selfhood, and Dementia8 As the Body Speaks: Creative Expression in Dementia; Part Three Communication, Family, and Institutions; 9 How to Do Things with Others: Joint Activities Involving Persons with Alzheimer's Disease; 10 Comprehension in Interaction: Communication at a Day-care Center; 11 "Familyhood" and Young-onset Dementia: Using Narrative and Biography to Understand Longitudinal Adjustment to Diagnosis; 12 The Subjectivity of Disorientation: Moral Stakes and Concerns; Index
Control code
ocn900189955
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199371570
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900189955
Label
Beyond loss : dementia, identity, personhood, edited by Lars C. Hydén, Hilde Lindemann, and Jens Brockmeier
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Cover; Beyond Loss; Copyright; Contents; List of Contributors; Part One Persons, Personhood, and Dignity; 1 Second Nature and the Tragedy of Alzheimer's; 2 The Person with Dementia as Understood through Stern's Critical Personalism; 3 Dignity and Dementia: A Conceptual Exploration; 4 "I'm his wife not his carer!"-Dignity and Couplehood in Dementia; Part Two Identity, Agency, and Embodiment; 5 Questions of Meaning: Memory, Dementia, and the Postautobiographical Perspective; 6 Everyday Dramas: Comparing Life with Dementia and Acquired Brain Injury
  • 7 Musical Embodiment, Selfhood, and Dementia8 As the Body Speaks: Creative Expression in Dementia; Part Three Communication, Family, and Institutions; 9 How to Do Things with Others: Joint Activities Involving Persons with Alzheimer's Disease; 10 Comprehension in Interaction: Communication at a Day-care Center; 11 "Familyhood" and Young-onset Dementia: Using Narrative and Biography to Understand Longitudinal Adjustment to Diagnosis; 12 The Subjectivity of Disorientation: Moral Stakes and Concerns; Index
Control code
ocn900189955
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199371570
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900189955

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