Current Widowhood: Myths & Realities - Understanding Families series (Paperback)Helena Lopata (author)
Paperback 272 Pages / Published: 14/02/1996
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This unique textbook synthesizes the information available on the topic of widowhood, presenting and then debunking a number of myths surrounding widowhood. The book begins with a definition of basic concepts, followed by a comparative and historical perspective on the situation of widows in several countries and selected communities in the United States. It then explores a range of subjects and issues including emotions, identity, roles and external relationships of widows from cross-cultural perspectives.
Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
Number of pages: 272
Weight: 450 g
Dimensions: 228 x 152 x 19 mm
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