skip to content
Spousal bereavement in late life Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Spousal bereavement in late life

Author: Deborah S Carr; Randolph M Nesse; Camille B Wortman
Publisher: New York : Springer Pub. Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Annotation This volume provides insightful analysis and theoretical interpretation of factors that contribute to a range of adjustment patterns among bereaved persons in late life. It places the experience of widowhood in late life squarely within the context of contemporary society and explores a remarkable range of associated issues. The volume is destined to become a classic; it will set the standard for future  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Case studies
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Spousal bereavement in late life.
New York : Springer Pub. Co., ©2006
(DLC) 2005054062
(OCoLC)61451703
Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Deborah S Carr; Randolph M Nesse; Camille B Wortman
ISBN: 9780826142450 0826142451 1281813435 9781281813435
OCLC Number: 287302266
Notes: Based on a conference held in June 2002 at the University of Michigan.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxi, 336 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: a history of the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Randolph M. Nesse, Camille B. Wortman, and James S. House. pt. I. Studying bereavement: methodological innovations and contextual influences. Understanding late life widowhood: new directions in research, theory, and practice / Deborah Carr, Camille B. Wortman, and Randolph M. Nesse --
Methodological issues in studying late life bereavement / Deborah Carr --
How older Americans die today: implications for surviving spouses / Deborah Carr, Camille B. Wortman, and Karin Wolff. pt. II. Personal consequences of spousal loss. Psychological consequences of spousal loss among older adults: understanding the diversity of responses / Karin Wolff and Camille B. Wortman --
Closer look at health and widowhood: do health behaviors changes after the loss of a spouse? / Amy Mehraban Pienta and Melissa M. Franks --
Interpersonal and spiritual connections among bereaved older adults / Stephanie L. Brown, James S. House, and Dylan M. Smith --
Economic and practical adjustments to late life spousal loss / Rebecca L. Utz. pt. III. New perspectives on grief and bereavement. Evolutionary framework for understanding grief / Randolph M. Nesse --
Widowhood, grief and the quest for meaning: a narrative perspective on resilience / Robert A. Neimeyer. pt. IV. Implications for practice, policy, and future research. Clinical interventions with the bereaved: what clinicians and counselors can learn from the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Anthony D. Mancini, David L. Pressman, and George A. Bonanno --
Implications for public policies and social services: what social workers and other gerontological practitioners can learn from the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Virginia E. Richardson --
The future of late life spousal bereavement / Deborah Carr.
Responsibility: Deborah Carr, Randolph M. Nesse, Camille B. Wortman, editors.

Abstract:

Provides analysis and theoretical interpretation of factors that contribute to a range of adjustment patterns among bereaved persons in late life. This book places the experience of widowhood in late  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/287302266> # Spousal bereavement in late life
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book, schema:MediaObject ;
    library:oclcnum "287302266" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/deuil_chez_la_personne_agee_etats_unis> ; # Deuil chez la personne âgée--États-Unis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/aged> ; # Aged
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widowers_united_states_psychology> ; # Widowers--United States--Psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/bereavement_in_old_age_united_states> ; # Bereavement in old age--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/veufs_etats_unis_psychologie> ; # Veufs--États-Unis--Psychologie
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/155.9370846/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widows_psychology> ; # Widows--Psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widows_united_states_psychology> ; # Widows--United States--Psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/bereavement> ; # Bereavement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/family_&_relationships_death_grief_bereavement> ; # FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Death, Grief, Bereavement
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF724> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/bereavement_in_old_age> ; # Bereavement in old age
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/self_help_death_grief_bereavement> ; # SELF-HELP--Death, Grief, Bereavement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widowers_psychology> ; # Widowers--Psychology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/veuves_etats_unis_psychologie> ; # Veuves--États-Unis--Psychologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widowhood> ; # Widowhood
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/7685401> ; # Deborah S. Carr
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/238309394> ; # Camille B. Wortman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/91836790> ; # Randolph M. Nesse
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Annotation This volume provides insightful analysis and theoretical interpretation of factors that contribute to a range of adjustment patterns among bereaved persons in late life. It places the experience of widowhood in late life squarely within the context of contemporary society and explores a remarkable range of associated issues. The volume is destined to become a classic; it will set the standard for future empirical investigation of the experience of bereavement among older adults."@en ;
    schema:description "Introduction: a history of the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Randolph M. Nesse, Camille B. Wortman, and James S. House. pt. I. Studying bereavement: methodological innovations and contextual influences. Understanding late life widowhood: new directions in research, theory, and practice / Deborah Carr, Camille B. Wortman, and Randolph M. Nesse -- Methodological issues in studying late life bereavement / Deborah Carr -- How older Americans die today: implications for surviving spouses / Deborah Carr, Camille B. Wortman, and Karin Wolff. pt. II. Personal consequences of spousal loss. Psychological consequences of spousal loss among older adults: understanding the diversity of responses / Karin Wolff and Camille B. Wortman -- Closer look at health and widowhood: do health behaviors changes after the loss of a spouse? / Amy Mehraban Pienta and Melissa M. Franks -- Interpersonal and spiritual connections among bereaved older adults / Stephanie L. Brown, James S. House, and Dylan M. Smith -- Economic and practical adjustments to late life spousal loss / Rebecca L. Utz. pt. III. New perspectives on grief and bereavement. Evolutionary framework for understanding grief / Randolph M. Nesse -- Widowhood, grief and the quest for meaning: a narrative perspective on resilience / Robert A. Neimeyer. pt. IV. Implications for practice, policy, and future research. Clinical interventions with the bereaved: what clinicians and counselors can learn from the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Anthony D. Mancini, David L. Pressman, and George A. Bonanno -- Implications for public policies and social services: what social workers and other gerontological practitioners can learn from the Changing Lives of Older Couples Study / Virginia E. Richardson -- The future of late life spousal bereavement / Deborah Carr."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1044427146> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Conference publication"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61451703> ;
    schema:name "Spousal bereavement in late life"@en ;
    schema:productID "287302266" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/287302266#PublicationEvent/new_york_springer_pub_co_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Agent/springer_pub_co> ; # Springer Pub. Co.
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=181343&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=181343> ;
    schema:url <http://swb.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=423298> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10265282> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=423298> ;
    schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/61451703.html> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=246292> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781281813435> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826142450> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/287302266> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Agent/springer_pub_co> # Springer Pub. Co.
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Springer Pub. Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/bereavement_in_old_age> # Bereavement in old age
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Bereavement in old age"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/deuil_chez_la_personne_agee_etats_unis> # Deuil chez la personne âgée--États-Unis
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Deuil chez la personne âgée--États-Unis"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/family_&_relationships_death_grief_bereavement> # FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Death, Grief, Bereavement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS--Death, Grief, Bereavement"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/self_help_death_grief_bereavement> # SELF-HELP--Death, Grief, Bereavement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SELF-HELP--Death, Grief, Bereavement"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/veufs_etats_unis_psychologie> # Veufs--États-Unis--Psychologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Veufs--États-Unis--Psychologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/veuves_etats_unis_psychologie> # Veuves--États-Unis--Psychologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Veuves--États-Unis--Psychologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widowers_psychology> # Widowers--Psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Widowers--Psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1044427146#Topic/widows_psychology> # Widows--Psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Widows--Psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/238309394> # Camille B. Wortman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wortman" ;
    schema:givenName "Camille B." ;
    schema:name "Camille B. Wortman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/7685401> # Deborah S. Carr
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Carr" ;
    schema:givenName "Deborah S." ;
    schema:name "Deborah S. Carr" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91836790> # Randolph M. Nesse
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Nesse" ;
    schema:givenName "Randolph M." ;
    schema:name "Randolph M. Nesse" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780826142450>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0826142451" ;
    schema:isbn "9780826142450" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781281813435>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1281813435" ;
    schema:isbn "9781281813435" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61451703>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Spousal bereavement in late life." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/287302266> ; # Spousal bereavement in late life
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.