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World suffering and quality of life

Author: Ronald E Anderson
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2015.
Series: Social indicators research series, 56.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald E Anderson
ISBN: 9789401796699 9401796696
OCLC Number: 909630440
In: Anderson, Ronald E
Description: XXVII, 439 Seiten.
Contents: Part I World Suffering: A Challenge to Humanity, Humanitarianism and Human Rights.- 1 Implications of World Suffering for Human Progress, Ronald E. Anderson.- 2 Silencing of Sexual Violence against Men in War Torn Countries, Elise Feron.- 3 Social Suffering and Critical Humanitarianism, Iain Wilkinson.- 4 Compassion, Cruelty, and Human Rights, Natan Sznaider.- 5 Making Sense of Suffering: Insights from Buddhism and Critical Social Science, Ruben Flores.- 6 Distant Suffering: The Mediation Of Humanitarian Disaster, Johannes von Engelhardt and Jeroen Jansz.- Part II Professional and Informal Caregiving.- 1 Suffering and Identity: "Difficult Patients" in Hospice Care, Cindy L. Cain.- 2 Healing Suffering: The Evolution of Caring Practices, Nancy E. Johnston.- 3 Meaning in Bereavement, Robert A. Neimeyer.- 4 Coping with the Suffering of Ambiguous Loss, Pauline Boss.- 5 Social Suffering and an Approach to Professionals' Burnout, Graciela Tonon, Lia Rodriguez de la Vega, and Ines Aristegui.- 6 The Invisible Suffering of HIV and AIDS Caregivers in Botswana, Gloria Jacques.- 7 Loneliness as Social Suffering: Social Participation, Quality Of Life, and Chronic Stroke, Narelle Warren and Darshini Ayton.- Part III Quality of Life: Global, Community, and Personal.- 1 Child Well-being and Child Suffering, Kenneth Land, Vicki Lamb, and Qiang Fu.- 2 Felt-Suffering and its Social Variations in China, Yangie Bian and Jing Shen.- 3 Suffering Ailments and Addiction Problems in the Family, Mariano Rojas.- 4 Suffering and Good Society analysis across African countries, Ferdi Botha.- 5 Lifetime Suffering and Capabilities in Chile, Francisca Dussaillant and Pablo Gonzalez.- 6 Shame, Humiliation and Isolation: Missing Dimensions of Poverty Analysis and Suffering, China Mills and Diego Zavaleta.- Part IV Suffering and Community: Online and offline contexts.- 1 The Cultural Geography of Community Suffering, Daina Cheyenne Harvey.- 2 Social organization of suffering and justice-seeking in a tragic day care fire disaster, Eric C. Jones and Arthur D. Murphy.- 3 Community Quality of Life indicators to avoid tragedies, Rhonda Phillips.- 4 Community Action to Alleviate Suffering from Racism: The Role of Religion and Caring Capital in Small City USA, Meg Wilkes Karraker.- 5 Suffering in Online Interactions, Katrin Doeveling & Katrin Wasgien.- 6 Cosmopolitan Perspectives on Suffering, Laura Robinson.- 7 Iconography of Suffering in Social Media: Images of Sitting Girls, Anna Johansson & Hans Sternudd.- Part V Research and Policy Challenges for the Future.- 1 The Neurosociology of Social Rejection and Suffering, David D. Franks.- 2 Collaborative Humanitarianism: Information Networks that Reduce Suffering, Louis-Marie Ngamassi Tchouakeu and Andrea H. Tapia.- 3 A New Method For Measuring and Analyzing Suffering-Comparing Suffering in Italian Society, Marco Fattore and Filomena Maggino.- 4 The Micropolitics of Suffering, Ara Francis and Daina Cheyenne Harvey.- 5 Emotions, empathy and the choice to alleviate suffering, Caitlin O. Mahoney & Laura M. Harder.- 6 How Suffering Challenges our Future, Ronald E Anderson.
Series Title: Social indicators research series, 56.
Responsibility: ed. by Ronald E. Anderson.


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