What are some of the major issues related to death and dying for those nearing old age?
What are some of the major issues related to death and dying for those nearing old age? How does age impact ones views of death?
What are some of the ways that families can cope with the loss of a loved one and how can grief counseling help?
chapter 19 Death, Dying, and Bereavement
Mourners on the island of Bali, Indonesia, perform a traditional Hindu ceremony marking the passage of the dead into the spirit realm. All cultures have rituals for celebrating the end of life and helping the bereaved cope with profound loss.
· ■ BIOLOGY AND ENVIRONMENT Music as Palliative Care for Dying Patients
· ■ SOCIAL ISSUES: HEALTH Voluntary Active Euthanasia: Lessons from Australia and the Netherlands
· ■ CULTURAL INFLUENCES Cultural Variations in Mourning Behavior