ERIC Number: EJ379630
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Toward a Model of Parental Grief.
Klass, Dennis; Marwit, Samuel J.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v19 n1 p31-50 1988-89
Reviews literature relating to naturalistic and laboratory studies of primates, human bonding, family systems theory, psychoanalytic notions of multiple inner representations, and pathological parenting in child abuse and neglect. Attempts to understand uniqueness of parent-child attachments and unique grief experienced at death of child. Proposes model accounting for phenomenon within parental grief. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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