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  • Palliativ medicin i praktiken

    Palliativ medicin i praktiken
    av Bertil Axelsson

    Häftad - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789144102672

    Palliativ medicin i praktiken beskriver utförligt det palliativmedicinska förhållningssättet: Hur kan vi tänka när vi möter obotligt sjuka och döende patienter? Vad kan vi göra för att lindra lidandet så effektivt som möjligt? Hur kan vi avväga förd…

  • Being with the Dead

    Being with the Dead
    av Hans Ruin

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781503607750

    Philosophy, Socrates declared, is the art of dying. This book underscores that it is also the art of learning to live and share the earth with those who have come before us. Burial, with its surrounding rituals, is the most ancient documented cultur…

  • Being with the Dead

    Being with the Dead
    av Hans Ruin

    Halvklotband - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804791311

    Philosophy, Socrates declared, is the art of dying. This book underscores that it is also the art of learning to live and share the earth with those who have come before us. Burial, with its surrounding rituals, is the most ancient documented cultur…

  • Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism

    Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism
    av Anne Case

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691217079

    A New York Times Bestseller A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A New York Times Notable Book of 2020 A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice Shortlisted for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year A New Statesman Book to…

  • Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism

    Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism
    av Anne Case, Angus Deaton

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691190785

    A New York Times Bestseller A Wall Street Journal Bestseller A New York Times Notable Book of 2020 A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice Shortlisted for the Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year A New Statesman Book to Read F…

  • På tal om döden : essäer

    På tal om döden : essäer

    Danskt band - 2021 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170613326

    Inom organisationsteori och management finns ett nytt intresse för döden och de mörka sidorna av organisationer -- en trend som kanske är en reaktion mot ett fält där positiv psykologi och win-win-tankar alltför ofta dominerar. På tal om döden kan s…

  • Att vara dödlig

    Att vara dödlig
    av Atul Gawande

    Inbunden - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187419638

    Att vara dödlig ä r inte bara klok och rörande, det är också en viktig och insiktsfull bok för vår tid. < Oliver Sacks, författare och neurolog I den internationellt hyllade Att vara dödlig konfronterar Atul Gawande, författare och kirurg, det fa…

  • Death

    Death

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500519714

    Death is an inevitable fact of life. Throughout the centuries, humanity has sought to understand this sobering thought through art and ritual. The theme of memento mori informs medieval Danse Macabre, the Tibetan Book of the Dead, Renaissance painti…

  • The Denial of Death

    The Denial of Death
    av Ernest Becker

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684832401

    Winner of the Pulitzer prize in 1974 and the culmination of a life's work,The Denial of Death is Ernest Becker's brilliant and impassioned answer to the "why" of human existence. In bold contrast to the predominant Freudian school of thought, Becker…

  • Death, Ritual and Belief

    Death, Ritual and Belief
    av Professor Douglas Davies

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474250955

    Death, Ritual and Belief, now in its third edition, explores many important issues related to death and dying, from a religious studies perspective, including anthropology and sociology. Using the motif of 'words against death' it depicts human resp…

  • Death, Ritual and Belief

    Death, Ritual and Belief
    av Professor Douglas Davies

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474250962

    Death, Ritual and Belief, now in its third edition, explores many important issues related to death and dying, from a religious studies perspective, including anthropology and sociology. Using the motif of 'words against death' it depicts human resp…

  • Understanding Death

    Understanding Death
    av Angela Sumegi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405153713

    A comprehensive survey of how religions understand death, dying, and the afterlife, drawing on examples from Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist, and Shamanic perspectives. * Considers shared and differing views of death across the world s major reli…

  • Understanding Death

    Understanding Death
    av Angela Sumegi

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405153706

    A comprehensive survey of how religions understand death, dying, and the afterlife, drawing on examples from Christian, Jewish, Hindu, Buddhist, and Shamanic perspectives. * Considers shared and differing views of death across the world s major reli…

  • Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted

    Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted
    av Suleika Jaouad

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780399588587

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - A searing, deeply moving memoir of illness and recovery that traces one young woman's journey from diagnosis to remission to re-entry into "normal" life--from the author of the Life, Interrupted column in The New York Tim…

  • Hur vill du dö? : om makten över livets slut

    Hur vill du dö? : om makten över livets slut
    av P. C. Jersild

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189139923

    Hur vill du dö? Den frågan ställde P C Jersild till sina studenter när han utbildade blivande läkare på Karolinska Institutet. Nu riktar han frågan till en bredare allmänhet: Vem har egentligen makten över livets slut? Och vem borde ha det? Läkare,…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death

    The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190271459

    Death has long been a pre-occupation of philosophers, and this is especially so today. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death collects 21 newly commissioned essays that cover current philosophical thinking of death-related topics across the enti…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death

    The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195388923

    Death has long been a pre-occupation of philosophers, and this is especially so today. The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Death collects 21 newly commissioned essays that cover current philosophical thinking of death-related topics across the enti…

  • Heaven and Hell

    Heaven and Hell
    av Bart D. Ehrman

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786077202

    Where did the ideas of heaven and hell come from? As strange as it may seem to us now, there was a time when no one thought they would go to heaven or hell after they died. In fact, there is no mention of them in the Old Testament, and Jesus did not…

  • Heaven and Hell

    Heaven and Hell
    av Bart D. Ehrman

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780861541201

    Where did the ideas of heaven and hell come from? As strange as it may seem to us now, there was a time when no one thought they would go to heaven or hell after they died. In fact, there is no mention of them in the Old Testament, and Jesus did not…

  • Boken för dig som en dag ska dö

    Boken för dig som en dag ska dö
    av Philip de Croy

    Danskt band - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789152638224

    Mitt i chocken, mitt i sorgen – vad händer och vad måste du göra? Philip de Croys bok är en hjälp i såväl tankar som samtal om döden och begravningen. Boken är till för dig som drabbats av sorg och ska begrava en anhörig eller för dig som vill…

  • Stiff

    Stiff
    av Mary Roach

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141007458

    What happens to your body after you have died? Fertilizer? Crash Test Dummy? Human Dumpling? Ballistics Practise? Life after death is not as simple as it looks. Mary Roach's Stiff lifts the lid off what happens to our bodies once we have died. Bold,…

  • When Breath Becomes Air

    When Breath Becomes Air
    av Paul Kalanithi

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781529110944

  • Unnatural Causes

    Unnatural Causes
    av Dr Richard Shepherd

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405923538

    The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead can speak ... Dr Richard Shepherd is the UK's foremost forensic pathologist, his job to understand the deaths which may have no natural cause. From crime scene to court room, his…

  • Final Exit (Third Edition): The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying

    Final Exit (Third Edition): The Practicalities of Self-Deliverance and Assisted Suicide for the Dying
    av Derek Humphry

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385336536

    As the legal controversy continues--this newly revised and updated third edition of the landmark bestseller contains new, critically important information for patients, loved ones, and medical personnel. The original publication of Final Exit stunne…

  • Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?

    Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474613415

    Everyone's favourite mortician offers seriously fascinating answers to the questions you have about death but were too afraid to ask - for fans of WHAT IF? and WHY DON'T PENGUINS' FEET FREEZE?

  • On Death & Dying: What the Dying Have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy & Their Own Families

    On Death & Dying: What the Dying Have to Teach Doctors, Nurses, Clergy & Their Own Families
    av Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781476775548

    Fifty years after its original publication, a commemorative edition with a new introduction and updated resources section of Dr. Elisabeth K bler-Ross's beloved, groundbreaking classic on the five stages of grief. One of the most important psyc

  • The Worm at the Core

    The Worm at the Core
    av Sheldon Solomon

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141981628

    Proof of a ground-breaking psychological theory: that the fear of death is the hidden motive behind almost everything we do. 'A joy ... The Worm at the Core asks how humans can learn to live happily while being intelligently aware of our impending d…

  • Stiff

    Stiff
    av Mary Roach
    (1 recension)

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393324822

    Oddly compelling and often hilarious, Roach visits the good deeds of cadavers over the centuries and tells the engrossing story of our bodies when we are no longer with them.

  • The Seven Ages of Death

    The Seven Ages of Death
    av Dr Richard Shepherd

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241472033

    The heart-wrenchingly honest and fascinating new book from forensic pathologist and bestselling author of UNNATURAL CAUSES, Dr Richard Shepherd 'Each chapter is like a finely-crafted detective story . . . Shepherd writes beautifully, and despite its…

  • Ghosts of the Tsunami

    Ghosts of the Tsunami
    av Richard Lloyd Parry

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784704889

    'A remarkable and deeply moving book' Henry Marsh, bestselling author of Do No Harm 'A breathtaking, extraordinary work of non-fiction' Times Literary Supplement On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake sent a 120-foot-high tsunami smashing into the c…

  • Filosofisk tröst : en bok om döden

    Filosofisk tröst : en bok om döden
    av Torbjörn Tännsjö

    Inbunden - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789172350984

    Kan filosofin trösta den som tänker med förtvivlan på att hon skall dö? Torbjörn Tännsjö diskuterar några förslag till tröst som filosofer velat erbjuda oss. Några av dem underkänner han såsom föreställningar om ett liv efter döden eller tanken att…

  • Changing Mind

    Changing Mind
    av Daniel Levitin

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241379400

    A NEW YORK TIMES AND SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Everyone we know needs this remarkable book ... Essential for the rest of your life' Daniel H. Pink, author of When and Drive'The secrets of ageing well ... a serious, evidence-based guide to what really…

  • Benediction

    Benediction
    av Kent Haruf

    Pocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781447227533

    Shortlisted for the Folio Prize 'Unforgettable' – Anne Tyler 'Stunningly original' – Guardian One long last summer for Dad Lewis in his beloved town, Holt, Colorado. As old friends pass in and out to voice their farewells and good wishes…

  • Grief in Children

    Grief in Children
    av Atle Dyregrov

    Pocket - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781843106128

    For years, I have strongly advised adults to read Grief in Children because I believe it is the most sympathetically written and accessible book on the topic. It is the thoughtful distillation of many years' clinical experience of working with berea…

  • From Here to Eternity

    From Here to Eternity
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474606530

    As a practising mortician, Caitlin Doughty has long been fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies. In From Here to Eternity she sets out in search of cultures unburdened by such fears. With curiosity and morbid humour, Doughty introduces us…

  • AfterGrief

    AfterGrief
    av Hope Edelman

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241492895

  • AfterGrief

    AfterGrief

    Pocket - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405948975

  • That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour

    That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour
    av Sunita Puri

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780735223325

    "A profound exploration of what it means for all of us to live--and to die--with dignity and purpose." --People "Visceral and lyrical." --The Atlantic As the American born daughter of immigrants, Dr. Sunita Puri knew from a young age that the gul…

  • After-Affects | After-Images

    After-Affects | After-Images
    av Griselda Pollock

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719087981

    Do artists travel away from or towards trauma? Is trauma encrypted or inscribed in art? Or can aesthetic practices (after-images) bring about transformation of trauma, personal trauma or historical traumas? Can they do this in a way that does not im…

  • The Lost Art of Dying

    The Lost Art of Dying
    av L.S. Dugdale

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062932648

    A Columbia University physician comes across a popular medieval text on dying well written after the horror of the Black Plague and discovers ancient wisdom for rethinking death and gaining insight today on how we can learn the lost art of dying wel…

  • The Lost Art of Dying

    The Lost Art of Dying
    av L.S. Dugdale

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062932631

    A Columbia University physician comes across a popular medieval text on dying well written after the horror of the Black Plague and discovers ancient wisdom for rethinking death and gaining insight today on how we can learn the lost art of dying wel…

  • Death

    Death
    av Joan Tollifson

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781916290303

    This book celebrates the great stripping process of aging, dying and spiritual awakening. Beautiful, poignant, at times humorous, transcendent, messy, down to earth, refreshingly honest--the book explores death, and more importantly, being alive, th…

  • Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

    Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
    av Atul Gawande

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250076229

    Named a Best Book of the Year by The Washington Post, The New York Times Book Review, NPR, and Chicago Tribune, now in paperback with a new reading group guide Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming the dangers of childbirth, injury, a…

  • When Breath Becomes Air

    When Breath Becomes Air
    av Paul Kalanithi

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780812988406

    #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST - This inspiring, exquisitely observed memoir finds hope and beauty in the face of insurmountable odds as an idealistic young neurosurgeon attempts to answer the question What makes a life worth…

  • Death, Modernity, and the Body

    Death, Modernity, and the Body
    av Eva Ahren

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580463126

    Originally published in Swedish in 2002, Death, Modernity, and the Body explores the impact of modernization on customs and practices of treating the dead body in Sweden in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries,when intense social and cu…

  • Death, Modernity, and the Body

    Death, Modernity, and the Body
    av Eva Ahren

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781580464635

    Originally published in Swedish in 2002, Death, Modernity, and the Body explores the impact of modernization on customs and practices of treating the dead body in Sweden in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.This period of intense soc…

  • On Grief & Grieving: Finding the Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss

    On Grief & Grieving: Finding the Meaning of Grief Through the Five Stages of Loss
    av Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, David Kessler

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781476775555

    Ten years after the death of Elisabeth K bler-Ross, this commemorative edition of her final book combines practical wisdom, case studies, and the authors' own experiences and spiritual insight to explain how the process of grieving helps us live wit…

  • Why People Die by Suicide

    Why People Die by Suicide
    av Thomas Joiner

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674025493

    In the wake of a suicide, the most troubling questions are invariably the most difficult to answer: How could we have known? What could we have done? And always, unremittingly: Why? Written by a clinical psychologist whose own life has been touched…

  • The Changing Mind

    The Changing Mind
    av Daniel Levitin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241379387

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ** THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Everyone we know needs this remarkable book ... Essential for the rest of your life' Daniel H. Pink, author of When and Drive' The secrets of ageing well ... a serious, evidence-based gui…

  • The Spirit Ambulance

    The Spirit Ambulance
    av Scott Stonington

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520343900

    The Spirit Ambulance is a journey into decision-making at the end of life in Thailand, where families attempt to craft good deaths for their elders in the face of clashing ethical frameworks, from a rapidly developing universal medical system, to na…

  • The Spirit Ambulance

    The Spirit Ambulance
    av Scott Stonington

    Klotband - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520343894

    The Spirit Ambulance is a journey into decision-making at the end of life in Thailand, where families attempt to craft good deaths for their elders in the face of clashing ethical frameworks, from a rapidly developing universal medical system, to na…

  • Living Through Loss

    Living Through Loss
    av Nancy Hooyman

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231193252

    Living Through Loss provides a foundational identification of the many ways in which people experience loss over the life course, from childhood to old age. It examines the interventions most effective at each phase of life, combining theory, sound…

  • Living Through Loss

    Living Through Loss
    av Nancy Hooyman, Betty Kramer, Sara Sanders

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231193245

    Living Through Loss provides a foundational identification of the many ways in which people experience loss over the life course, from childhood to old age. It examines the interventions most effective at each phase of life, combining theory, sound…

  • On Suicide

    On Suicide
    av Emile Durkheim

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140449679

    Emile Durkheim's On Suicide (1897) was a groundbreaking book in the field of sociology. Traditionally, suicide was thought to be a matter of purely individual despair but Durkheim recognized that the phenomenon had a social dimension. He believed th…

  • Fashion Victims

    Fashion Victims
    av Alison Matthews David

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350005082

    From insidious murder weapons to blaze-igniting crinolines, clothing has been the cause of death, disease and madness throughout history, by accident and design. Clothing is designed to protect, shield and comfort us, yet lurking amongst seemingly i…

  • All That Remains

    All That Remains
    av Professor Sue Black

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784162818

    _________ 'Utterly gripping' - The Guardian 'Fascinating' - The Sunday Times 'Moving' - Scotsman 'Engrossing' - Financial Times __________ Shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for Non-fiction 2019, this incredible memoir from the Sunday Times Bestse…

  • Mortality

    Mortality
    av Christopher Hitchens

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781455502752

    On June 8, 2010, while on a book tour for his bestselling memoir, Hitch-22, Christopher Hitchens was stricken in his New York hotel room with excruciating pain in his chest and thorax. As he would later write in the first of a series of award-winnin…

  • Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

    Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Pocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782111054

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER 'Unforgettable . . . a hilarious, poignant and impassioned plea to revolutionise our attitudes to death' Gavin Francis, Guardian From her first day at Westwind Cremation & Burial, twenty-three-year-old Caitlin Doughty…

  • From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death

    From Here to Eternity: Traveling the World to Find the Good Death
    av Caitlin Doughty

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393356281

    Fascinated by our pervasive fear of dead bodies, mortician Caitlin Doughty embarks on a global expedition to discover how other cultures care for the dead. From Zoroastrian sky burials to wish-granting Bolivian skulls, she investigates the world's f…

  • Life Lessons: Two Experts on Death & Dying Teach Us about the Mysteries of Life & Living

    Life Lessons: Two Experts on Death & Dying Teach Us about the Mysteries of Life & Living
    av Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, David Kessler

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781476775531

    Ten years after Elisabeth K bler-Ross's death: "An inspiring...guide to life, distilled from the experiences of people who face death" (Kirkus Reviews)--the beloved classic now with a new introduction and updated resources section. Is this really ho…

  • Western Attitudes toward Death

    Western Attitudes toward Death
    av Philippe Aries

    Pocket - 1975 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801817625

    Reveals the change in Western man's conception and acceptance of death as evidenced in customs, literature, and art since medieval times.