The Search for Meaning and Its Potential for Affecting Growth in Bereaved Parents

  • Margaret Shandor Miles
  • Eva K. Brown Crandall
Part of the The Springer Series on Stress and Coping book series (SSSO)


The loss of a loved one through death is virtually a universal human experience. Few individuals who live a normal life span can escape the experience of losing a close relative or friend. The grief process that characteristically follows such loss is considered one of life’s most profound and unique human experiences.1


Normal Life Span Bereave Parent Drunken Driver Grief Process Strong Faith 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Margaret Shandor Miles
    • 1
  • Eva K. Brown Crandall
    • 2
  1. 1.School of NursingUniversity of North CarolinaChapel HillUSA
  2. 2.School of NursingWashburn UniversityTopekaUSA

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