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The Resource The Price of Love : the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes

The Price of Love : the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes

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The Price of Love : the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes
Title
The Price of Love
Title remainder
the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the course of a long career Colin Murray Parkes, one of the most important and influential psychiatrists working in the field of bereavement and loss, has produced a body of work which can be considered truly ground-breaking. His early studies involved working alongside John Bowlby in the development of attachment theory and led to his pioneering work on the Harvard Bereavement Project in the USA and at the new St Christopher's Hospice in Britain. Parkes focussed on two psychological processes, grief, which is the painful search for a lost person or object of attachment, and transition,
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Parkes, Colin Murray
Dewey number
  • 155.9
  • 155.937
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
World Library of Mental Health
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  • Bereavement
  • Grief therapy
  • Loss (Psychology)
Label
The Price of Love : the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes
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Publication
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART 1 Love and grief; 1 All in the end is harvest; 2 'Seeking' and 'finding' a lost object: evidence from recent studies of the reaction to bereavement; 3 Is grief a universal phenomenon?; 4 Evaluation of a bereavement service; 5 Broken heart: a statistical study of increased mortality among widowers; 6 Guidelines for conducting ethical bereavement research; 7 Helping bereaved people from other cultures; 8 Love and loss; 9 Complicated grief: the debate over a new DSM-5 diagnostic category; 10 Dangerous words
  • PART 2 Crisis, trauma and transition11 Psychiatric problems following bereavement by murder or manslaughter; 12 Psychosocial transitions: a field for study; 13 What becomes of redundant world models? A contribution to the study of adaptation to change; 14 Bereavement dissected -- a re-examination of the basic components influencing the reaction to loss; 15 Assumptions about loss and principles of care; 16 An experiment that failed: perceptions of a family-oriented crisis service by referrers and clients; PART 3 Death and dying; 17 Attachment and autonomy at the end of life
  • 18 Terminal care: evaluation of in-patient service at St Christopher's Hospice. Part I. Views of surviving spouse on effects of service on the patientPART 4 Disasters; 19 Bereavement following disasters; 20 Psychosocial effects of disaster: birth rate in Aberfan; 21 Help the Hospices Tsunami Project: consultant's report and recommendations; PART 5 War and terrorism: breaking the cycle of violence; 22 Grief and reconciliation: extracts from an address to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the foundation of Cruse Bereavement Care in Northern Ireland; 23 Genocide in Rwanda
  • 24 Reflections on Cruse's response to 9/11: extracts from the diary of Colin Murray Parkes25 Making and breaking cycles of violence (abridged); 26 Can the cycle of terrorism be broken?; Final conclusions -- love is the key; Index
Control code
ocn886111236
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317645269
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886111236
Label
The Price of Love : the selected works of Colin Murray Parkes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; CONTENTS; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART 1 Love and grief; 1 All in the end is harvest; 2 'Seeking' and 'finding' a lost object: evidence from recent studies of the reaction to bereavement; 3 Is grief a universal phenomenon?; 4 Evaluation of a bereavement service; 5 Broken heart: a statistical study of increased mortality among widowers; 6 Guidelines for conducting ethical bereavement research; 7 Helping bereaved people from other cultures; 8 Love and loss; 9 Complicated grief: the debate over a new DSM-5 diagnostic category; 10 Dangerous words
  • PART 2 Crisis, trauma and transition11 Psychiatric problems following bereavement by murder or manslaughter; 12 Psychosocial transitions: a field for study; 13 What becomes of redundant world models? A contribution to the study of adaptation to change; 14 Bereavement dissected -- a re-examination of the basic components influencing the reaction to loss; 15 Assumptions about loss and principles of care; 16 An experiment that failed: perceptions of a family-oriented crisis service by referrers and clients; PART 3 Death and dying; 17 Attachment and autonomy at the end of life
  • 18 Terminal care: evaluation of in-patient service at St Christopher's Hospice. Part I. Views of surviving spouse on effects of service on the patientPART 4 Disasters; 19 Bereavement following disasters; 20 Psychosocial effects of disaster: birth rate in Aberfan; 21 Help the Hospices Tsunami Project: consultant's report and recommendations; PART 5 War and terrorism: breaking the cycle of violence; 22 Grief and reconciliation: extracts from an address to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the foundation of Cruse Bereavement Care in Northern Ireland; 23 Genocide in Rwanda
  • 24 Reflections on Cruse's response to 9/11: extracts from the diary of Colin Murray Parkes25 Making and breaking cycles of violence (abridged); 26 Can the cycle of terrorism be broken?; Final conclusions -- love is the key; Index
Control code
ocn886111236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (253 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317645269
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)886111236

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