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The Resource Fragments on the deathwatch, Louise Harmon

Fragments on the deathwatch, Louise Harmon

Label
Fragments on the deathwatch
Title
Fragments on the deathwatch
Statement of responsibility
Louise Harmon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the tradition of Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, this book is an extraordinarily humane and lyrical look at the vigil over the dying. Despite the long cultural traditions and profound psychological benefits of the deathwatch, the institutions of modern life have intruded in this essential practice. Through literature, philosophy, history and autobiography, the author delicately probes the taboos around discussions of death
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harmon, Louise
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.H37 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Death
  • Right to die
  • Terminal care
Label
Fragments on the deathwatch, Louise Harmon
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
37418402
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780807041185
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
97036018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fragments on the deathwatch, Louise Harmon
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
37418402
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
228 pages
Isbn
9780807041185
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
97036018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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