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Author Archer, John, 1944-

Title The nature of grief : the evolution and psychology of reactions to loss / John Archer.

Imprint London, [England] ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, c1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  155.937 Ar23n    ---  Available
Description xiii, 317 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [256]-296) and indexes.
Contents Introduction : What is grief? -- The historical background to grief research -- Accounts of grief from other sources -- The biological context of grief -- The grief process : an analytic approach -- The grief process : holistic views -- The resolution of grief -- The mental processes of grief -- An evolutionary view of individual differences in grief -- The relationship with the deceased -- Loss of a son or daughter -- Death of a relative or friend -- The influence of the age and sex of the bereaved.
Subject Grief.
Bereavement -- Psychological aspects.
Death -- Psychological aspects.
Loss (Psychology)
ISBN 0415178584 (pb.)
0415178576 (hardcover)

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