- Interviewing the bereaved. Park, Gene // Quill;May2007, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p40
This article discusses journalists who interview family members after a death or tragedy. Young reporters are often assigned these stories because they require a quick turnaround, and they are less likely to be occupied with larger enterprise pieces. Interviewing victims can shed light on how...
- Mother Nature - at its worst. Policar, Leaora // FloraCulture International;Dec2007, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p39
This article offers one reader's experiences with death at an early age and how it has been difficult for her to understand. She describes the life of her mother-in-law who was a part of the formation of the nation of Israel. Other people in her life who died at an early age are also mentioned...
- Children and loss. Anderson, Liz // Therapy Today;Nov2013, Vol. 24 Issue 9, p49
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- Natalie Gruzewski MUM'S PARTING GIFT TO US. Mollard, Angela // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);8/3/2009, Vol. 61 Issue 31, p28
The article offers information on how Natalie Gruzewski coped up with the loss of her mother, who died of cancer, in Australia. According to Natalie, she survived the grief due to her niece Evie, who is considered an unexpected gift to her and her sister Rachel. She said that seeing her and...
- Editorial. Stirling, Ian // Scottish Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy;Jun2011, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p1
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various reports within the issue on topics including the significance for healthcare chaplains of the postgraduate course in healthcare chaplaincy at Glasgow University, healthcare chaplaincy, and how professional supervision helps in...
- Self-Confrontation and the Mourning Rituals. Wolowelsky, Joel B. // Judaism;Winter84, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p107
Focuses on the rituals practices by the Jewish community in Israel. Details of the mourning ritual practiced by Herculean tradition; Inference to the teachings of Rabbi Joseph B. Soloveitchik; Details of the rituals practiced as self-reflection of the mourner.
- Something for the coffin. Wells, Samuel // Christian Century;9/18/2013, Vol. 130 Issue 19, p35
The article presents a personal narrative describing how the author, a priest in the Church of England, witnessed a mother leaving an object in the casket of her dead son at the funeral as part of her grieving and reflecting on its significance.
- DENIAL OF DEATH INFLUENCES FUNERAL PLANNING. Rubin, Gail // Mortuary Management;Nov2014, Vol. 101 Issue 10, p20
The article focuses on the concept of traditional death influencing the person's funeral planning strategies. Topics discussed includes the developments of traditional funeral ceremonies, the influences of social and anthropology science in human behavior and the purpose of funeral planning....
- Remembrance of the Departed. Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2006, Issue 168, p5
In the article, the author reflects upon death and those who have passed away before him. He points out that while young, people do not often ponder mortality. They are surrounded by friends and family. It is with age when many of those around us have passed away that one's mind turns to the...