"Religious Understandings of a Good Death in Hospice Palliative Care" - Awarded a AJN Book of the Year Award
Co-edited by Dr. Harold Coward (Centre for Studies in Religion and Society - University of Victoria) and Dr. Kelli Stajduhar (School of Nursing - Centre on Aging - University of Victoria, iPANEL Co-Lead Investigator).
This publication addresses the significance of religious belief and practice at the end of life. Such major religious and cultural beliefs are discussed: Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Muslim, Chinese, Ugandan, and Punjabi. Although not always apparent, spiritual pain often accompanies the physical pain of the dying person.