ERIC Number: EJ480648
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Individual Defenses against Death Anxiety.
Firestone, Robert W.
Death Studies, v17 n6 p497-515 1993
Proposes that death anxiety is related to degree of individuation and self-actualization. Sees concerns about death increasing as people relinquish defenses, reach new levels of differentiation of self, and expand their lives and personal power. Notes that therapeutic progress poses existential dilemma. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A