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Dementia : mind, meaning, and the person

Author: Julian C Hughes; Stephen J Louw; Steven R Sabat
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Series: International perspectives in philosophy and psychiatry.
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Bringing together philosophers and psychiatrists, this book explores the conceptual issues raised by this common illness. Examining the nature of personal identity in dementia, it also shows how the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Dementia.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2005019360
(OCoLC)60856118
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Julian C Hughes; Stephen J Louw; Steven R Sabat
ISBN: 1423743296 9781423743293 0198566158 9780198566151
OCLC Number: 62756119
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 310 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Seeing whole / Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, and Steven R. Sabat --
Ageing and human nature / Michael Bavidge --
Dementia and personal identity / A. Harry Lesser --
Identity, self, and dementia / John McMillan --
Into the darkness : losing identity with dementia / Jennifer Radden and Joan M. Fordyce --
Can the self disintegrate? : personal identity, psychopathology, and disunities of consciousness / E. Jonathan Lowe --
Keeping track, autobiography, and the conditions for self-erosion / Michael Luntley --
The discursive turn, social constructionism, and dementia / Tim Thornton --
The return of the living dead : agency lost and found? / Carmelo Aquilina and Julian C. Hughes --
Dementia and the identity of the person / Eric Matthews --
Meaning-making in dementia : a hermeneutic perspective / Guy A.M. Widdershoven and Ron L.P. Berghmans --
I am, thou art : personal identity in dementia / Catherine Oppenheimer --
Spiritual perspectives on the person with dementia : identity and personhood / F. Brian Allen and Peter G. Coleman --
Respectare : moral respect for the lives of the deeply forgetful / Stephen G. Post --
Understandings of dementia : explanatory models and their implications for the person with dementia and therapeutic effort / Murna Downs, Linda Clare, and Jenny Mackenzie --
Personhood and interpersonal communication in dementia / Lisa Snyder --
From childhood to childhood? : autonomy and dependence through the ages of life / Harry Cayton --
Mind, meaning, and personhood in dementia : the effects of positioning / Steven R. Sabat.
Series Title: International perspectives in philosophy and psychiatry.
Responsibility: edited by Julian C. Hughes, Stephen J. Louw, Steven R. Sabat.
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