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ERIC Number: EJ482966
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Understanding Death and Grief for Children Three and Younger.
Norris-Shortle, Carole; And Others
Social Work, v38 n6 p736-42 Nov 1993
Notes that children aged three years and younger have emotional responses to death of someone they have known. Cites theories and research indicating that children's individual characteristics, developmental stage, and environmental/familial experiences must be considered to understand their grief. Addresses possibilities for age-appropriate, theory-based interventions to assist very young children in their grief work. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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