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ERIC Number: EJ456907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0030-2228
Coping with Bereavement: A Review of the Grief Work Hypothesis.
Stroebe, Margaret
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v26 n1 p19-42 1992-93
Challenges long-standing belief in importance of grief work for adjustment to bereavement. Examines claims made in theoretical formulations and principles of grief counseling and therapy concerning necessity of working through loss. Reviews empirical evidence and describes cross-cultural findings to document alternative patterns of coping with grief. Identifies limitations of grief work hypothesis as explanation of coping with bereavement. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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