ERIC Number: EJ463614
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
A Developmental Concept of Dying in a Child's Life.
Glazer, Hilda R.; Landreth, Garry L.
Journal of Humanistic Education and Development, v31 n3 p98-105 Mar 1993
Presents concept of dying as a developmental stage in the life of terminally ill children. Sees dying as a normal developmental process in which the child focuses on appreciating and prizing the moment rather than preparing for something yet to come. Discusses communication with the dying child and use of the language of play. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A