ERIC Number: ED312568
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Widowed Persons Service: Selected Annotated Bibliography.
Bressler, Dawn, Comp.; And Others
This document presents an annotated bibliography of books and articles on topics relevant to widowhood. These annotations are included: (1) 21 annotations on the grief process; (2) 11 annotations on personal observations about widowhood; (3) 16 annotations on practical problems surrounding widowhood, including legal and financial problems and job hunting; (4) 8 annotations on preparing for widowhood, including legal issues, funeral planning, financial security, and investigating; (5) 10 annotations of references for materials on children's grief and annotations of materials on death for children (including 4 of nonfiction, 4 of fiction materials for children ages 3 to 8, 5 of fiction materials for children ages 8 to 12, and 3 of fiction materials for children ages 12 and up); (6) 7 annotations on materials about religion and death for adults; (7) 9 annotations on materials specifically for widower; (8) 6 annotations on suicide; (9) 5 annotations on poetry and journal writing; (10) 11 annotations on research and clinical readings; (11) 9 annotations on organizing widowed programs; (12) 6 annotations of annotated bibliographies; (13) 6 annotations on sexuality; and (14) 7 annotations on alochol and drug abuse. (ABL)
Descriptors: Adjustment (to Environment), Children, Death, Displaced Homemakers, Financial Problems, Grief, Journal Writing, Legal Problems, Poetry, Religion, Suicide, Widowed
American Association of Retired Persons, 1909 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.