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Afterword

James L. Hallenbeck

in Palliative Care Perspectives

Published in print August 2003 | ISBN: 9780195165784
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199999897 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195165784.003.0012
Afterword

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This chapter focuses on the issue of living and dying. It suggests that if one wishes to die better, he needs to learn to live better. The chapter argues that more than anything else, it is the ability to enter deeply into pain, suffering, and sadness that are part of living and dying.

Keywords: living; dying; pain; suffering; sadness

Chapter.  249 words. 

Subjects: Palliative Medicine

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