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The Resource The truth about death and dying, Mark Kittleson, general editor ; William Kane, adviser ; Richelle Rennegarbe, adviser ; Karen Meyers, principal author

The truth about death and dying, Mark Kittleson, general editor ; William Kane, adviser ; Richelle Rennegarbe, adviser ; Karen Meyers, principal author

Label
The truth about death and dying
Title
The truth about death and dying
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kittleson, general editor ; William Kane, adviser ; Richelle Rennegarbe, adviser ; Karen Meyers, principal author
Title variation
Death and dying
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Meyers, Karen
Dewey number
306.9/03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.M49 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kittleson, Mark J.
  • Kane, William
  • Rennegarbe, Richelle
Series statement
The truth about series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Death
  • Bereavement
  • Teenagers and death
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The truth about death and dying, Mark Kittleson, general editor ; William Kane, adviser ; Richelle Rennegarbe, adviser ; Karen Meyers, principal author
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
List of illustrations and tables -- Preface -- How to use this book -- Life and death -- A to Z Entries: Abuse of the sick and infirm -- Alternative living -- Attitudes toward death, teenage -- Cremation -- Death, Unexpected and planned -- Death and dying, the business of -- Death and money -- Death and the family -- Death of a friend -- Death of a parent -- Doctors' perspectives -- Drug and alcohol abuse -- Dying, the process of -- Dying, the statistics of -- Elderly men, aging of -- Elderly women, aging of -- Grieving, the process of -- Growing old in America -- Help and support -- Living longer: Living better? -- Loss of a pet -- Managing death -- Media's view, the -- Right to die, the -- Stages of death, the -- Teenage deaths -- Terminal diseases affecting youths -- Traditions and death -- Violent death -- Hotlines and help sites -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780816053032
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005005796
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780816053032
  • (OCoLC)58386506
Label
The truth about death and dying, Mark Kittleson, general editor ; William Kane, adviser ; Richelle Rennegarbe, adviser ; Karen Meyers, principal author
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
List of illustrations and tables -- Preface -- How to use this book -- Life and death -- A to Z Entries: Abuse of the sick and infirm -- Alternative living -- Attitudes toward death, teenage -- Cremation -- Death, Unexpected and planned -- Death and dying, the business of -- Death and money -- Death and the family -- Death of a friend -- Death of a parent -- Doctors' perspectives -- Drug and alcohol abuse -- Dying, the process of -- Dying, the statistics of -- Elderly men, aging of -- Elderly women, aging of -- Grieving, the process of -- Growing old in America -- Help and support -- Living longer: Living better? -- Loss of a pet -- Managing death -- Media's view, the -- Right to die, the -- Stages of death, the -- Teenage deaths -- Terminal diseases affecting youths -- Traditions and death -- Violent death -- Hotlines and help sites -- Glossary -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780816053032
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005005796
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780816053032
  • (OCoLC)58386506

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