Death, Loss, and Grief in Literature for Youth PDF ePub eBook

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Death, Loss, and Grief in Literature for Youth free pdf All human beings experience loss and death as well as the grief associated with these experiences, so it is important for children and adolescents to understand that death is inevitable. They must learn to accept loss and to learn ways to cope with their grief. In order to help children through their pain, parents and caregivers need access to the proper resources that will help them discuss these topics, and educational professionals need reliable resources for creating courses of study on these subjects. In this volume, Alice Crosetto and Rajinder Garcha identify hundreds of resources that will help educators, professionals, parents, siblings, guardians, and students learn about coping with the loss of a loved one and the grief process. Death, Loss, and Grief in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12 includes books, Internet sites, and media titles aimed at students as well as those helping them through the grieving process. Chapters in this volume include fiction and non-fiction titles about the loss/death of a family member, a friend, and a pet, as well as general reference resources, curricular resources, and websites. Annotations provide complete bibliographical descriptions of the entries, and each entry is identified with the grade levels for which it is best suited. Reviews from recognized publications are also included wherever possible. Anyone interested in locating helpful resources regarding death and grieving will find much of value in this essential tool.

About Alice Crosetto

Alice Crosetto has more than 35 years of experience as an educator and a librarian. Her research interests include children's literature, urban fiction, and collection management in academic libraries. Rajinder Garcha is professor emeritus at the University of Toledo. She is the co-author of The World of Islam in Literature for Youth (Scarecrow, 2006). Crosetto and Garcha are coauthors of Disabilities and Disorders in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12 (Scarecrow, 2009).

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Author : Alice Crosetto
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
Data Published : 16 December 2012
ISBN : 0810885603
EAN : 9780810885608
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 304 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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