ERIC Number: EJ571510
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Mental Ghosts and the Process of Grief.
Maples, Michael R.
Journal of Personal & Interpersonal Loss, v3 n2 p217-31 Apr-Jun 1998
The experience of grieving the loss of a spouse varies with many factors. Models of the mourning process are reviewed. The roles of thought and memory in the survivor's attempts to move into a new life and identity are discussed. Argues for the inappropriateness of establishing expectations for the nature and duration of grief. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A