ERIC Number: EJ477175
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Parental Bereavement in Anglo American History.
Smart, Laura S.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v28 n1 p49-61 1993-94
Reviews social science writing on parental bereavement in Anglo-American history, concluding that parents as early as early seventeenth century have left records of their grief. Notes that emotional expressiveness following infant death was greatest during nineteenth century but decreased toward end of century and became taboo in twentieth century. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A