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The Weeping Willow: Encounters with Grief

Lynne Dale Halamish and Doron Hermoni

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2011
ISBN:
9780195325379
eISBN:
9780199999811
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195325379.001.0001
Subject:
Palliative Care, Patient Care and End-of-Life Decision Making, Palliative Medicine and Older People

This book is a practical and direct handbook for grieving. It presents 30 stories from real life that examine how we grieve and how we can help those who grieve—whether the griever is oneself, ... More


Dying and Rising for All?

Gerald O'Collins, SJ

in Salvation for All: God's Other Peoples

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199238903
eISBN:
9780191696794
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199238903.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Theology

This chapter argues that Jesus interpreted and anticipated his violent death in advance as somehow proving redemptive for Jews and Gentiles alike. At some point Jesus started to anticipate his ... More


Meditations on turning towards violently dead

Sharon Rosenberg

in Democracy in Crisis: Violence, Alterity, Community

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719079238
eISBN:
9781781702123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719079238.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter considers the political affect of democracy. It analyses the response to violent deaths in communities in Montreal and Edmonton, Canada. It describes the forms of memorialisation through ... More


After Homicide: Practical and Political Responses to Bereavement

Paul Rock

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198267959
eISBN:
9780191683428
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267959.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book describes the collective responses of bereaved people to the aftermath of violent death, a subject not dealt with in any detail in the literature that is currently available. It ... More


Scandal, social policy and social welfare: 2nd, Rev. Ed

Ian Butler

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861347466
eISBN:
9781447303312
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861347466.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Scandals do not just happen. They are made. They are constructed out of such everyday tragedies as the small carelessness and institutional brutality of the long-stay hospital, child abuse, or the ... More


Introduction

Stephen J. Kunitz

in Disease Change and the Role of Medicine: The Navajo Experience

Published in print:
1983
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520049260
eISBN:
9780520909649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520049260.003.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

The argument presented in this book is that among Navajo Indians, medical therapy was of enormous value in treating some of the most important infectious diseases but is and will continue to be of ... More


Taking the Sun Away

Gary May

in The Informant: The FBI, the Ku Klux Klan, and the Murder of Viola Liuzzo

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300106350
eISBN:
9780300129991
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300106350.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter outlines how there were no rewards for the Liuzzo family—no financial settlements, no moves to California or Florida, no chance to start life over. There was only shock and disbelief: ... More


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