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Death and dying: Issues for educational gerontologists

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Jane E. Myers, Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Research findings and other information on three topics, death orientations, the dying process, and bereavement, are reviewed with a major focus on the elderly. It is suggested that relevant knowledge and issues in these and other areas in death and dying are important for gerontological practitioners and it is proposed that such death-related content be systematically integrated into academic curricula at the pre-service and in-service levels.

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Publication
Educational Gerontology, 10, 65-81
Language: English
Date: 1984
Keywords
death orientations, dying process, bereavement, gerontology, education