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ERIC Number: EJ344908
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Thanatological Theory and My Dying Father.
Leviton, Dan
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v17 n2 p127-44 1986-87
Describes thanatologically oriented theories or conceptions which were useful to the son/thanatologist in helping his father toward an appropriate death. Particularly useful theories included a variation of stress theory developed by the author, symbolic interaction theory, psychological and social ambivalence theory, the concept of awareness of finitude, and the regressive intervention concept. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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