Sorrow's profiles : death, grief, and crisis in the family / Richard J. Alapack.

'Dr. Richard Alapack, sensitively and with deep understanding, orchestrates a survivor's journey through the complex country of sorrow. Alapack challenges and transcends the received scientific view of grief over loss as a well-ordered progression. He appeals to the power of the imaginatio...

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Main Author: Alapack, Richard
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London : Karnac, ©2010.
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Summary:'Dr. Richard Alapack, sensitively and with deep understanding, orchestrates a survivor's journey through the complex country of sorrow. Alapack challenges and transcends the received scientific view of grief over loss as a well-ordered progression. He appeals to the power of the imagination, broadening our understanding and breaking new ground that exposes both the life-giving and potentially destructive aspects of intense sorrow. This rich, original contribution to the grief literature must be read.'- Freda Woodrow Ph. D., University of Pretoria, South AfricaIn this beautifully tender, sensiti.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xv, 359 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-348) and index.
ISBN:9781849407106
184940710X