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Buddhist care for the dying and bereaved, edited by Jonathan S. Watts and Yoshiharu Tomatsu

Label
Buddhist care for the dying and bereaved
Title
Buddhist care for the dying and bereaved
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jonathan S. Watts and Yoshiharu Tomatsu
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since its beginning, Buddhism has been intimately concerned with confronting and understanding death and dying. Indeed, the tradition emphasizes turning toward the realities of sickness, old age, and death?and using those very experiences to develop wisdom and liberating compassion. In recent decades, Buddhist chaplains and caregivers all over the world have been drawing on this tradition to contribute greatly to the development of modern palliative and hospice care in the secular world at large. Specifically Buddhist hospice programs have been further developing and applying traditional Buddh
Dewey number
616.02/9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1966-
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  • Watts, Jonathan S.
  • Tomatsu, Yoshiharu
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  • Terminal care
  • Bereavement
Label
Buddhist care for the dying and bereaved, edited by Jonathan S. Watts and Yoshiharu Tomatsu
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-284) and index
Contents
  • Front Cover; Table of Contents; Introduction; JAPAN: Challenges of Caring for the Aging and Dying; JAPAN: Tear Down the Wall: Bridging the Premortem and Postmortem Worlds in Medical and Spiritual Care; JAPAN: ""True Regard"": Shifting to the Patient's Standpoint of Suffering in a Buddhist Hospital; JAPAN: The Vihara Movement: Buddhist Chaplaincy and Social Welfare; USA/JAPAN: One Dies as One Lives: The Importance of Developing Pastoral Care Services and Religious Education; TAIWAN: The Development of Indigenous Hospice Care and Clinical Buddhism
  • THAILAND: The Seven Factors of a Peaceful Death: A Theravada Buddhist Approach to DyingCAMBODIA: Actualizing Understanding: Compassion, AIDS, Death, and Dying among the Poor; UNITED KINGDOM: The Birth of a New Culture of Active Dying: The Role of Buddhism in Practices and Attitudes Toward Death; GERMANY: Buddhist Influences on the Scientific, Medical, and Spiritual Cultures of Caring for the Dying; USA: Being with Dying: The Upaya Institute Contemplative End-of-Life Training Program; USA: Zen Approaches to Terminal Care and Buddhist Chaplaincy Training
  • USA: ""Listening to the Dharma"": Integrating Buddhism into a Multifaith Health Care EnvironmentNotes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Authors
Control code
ocn825970779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614290636
Publisher number
EB00564623
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825970779
Label
Buddhist care for the dying and bereaved, edited by Jonathan S. Watts and Yoshiharu Tomatsu
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-284) and index
Contents
  • Front Cover; Table of Contents; Introduction; JAPAN: Challenges of Caring for the Aging and Dying; JAPAN: Tear Down the Wall: Bridging the Premortem and Postmortem Worlds in Medical and Spiritual Care; JAPAN: ""True Regard"": Shifting to the Patient's Standpoint of Suffering in a Buddhist Hospital; JAPAN: The Vihara Movement: Buddhist Chaplaincy and Social Welfare; USA/JAPAN: One Dies as One Lives: The Importance of Developing Pastoral Care Services and Religious Education; TAIWAN: The Development of Indigenous Hospice Care and Clinical Buddhism
  • THAILAND: The Seven Factors of a Peaceful Death: A Theravada Buddhist Approach to DyingCAMBODIA: Actualizing Understanding: Compassion, AIDS, Death, and Dying among the Poor; UNITED KINGDOM: The Birth of a New Culture of Active Dying: The Role of Buddhism in Practices and Attitudes Toward Death; GERMANY: Buddhist Influences on the Scientific, Medical, and Spiritual Cultures of Caring for the Dying; USA: Being with Dying: The Upaya Institute Contemplative End-of-Life Training Program; USA: Zen Approaches to Terminal Care and Buddhist Chaplaincy Training
  • USA: ""Listening to the Dharma"": Integrating Buddhism into a Multifaith Health Care EnvironmentNotes; Bibliography; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z; About the Authors
Control code
ocn825970779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 305 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781614290636
Publisher number
EB00564623
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)825970779

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