A new book to help the dying, their loved ones and their health care workers better understand the dying process and to come to terms with death itself. The Art of Dying is a contemporary version of the medieval Ars Moriendi-a manual on how to achieve a good death.
- Peter Fenwick
The Art of Dying: The Only Book for Persons Facing Their Own Death Paperback – September 15, 1997 by Patricia Weenolsen (Author), Bernie S. Siegel (Author), M. Brewster Smith (Author) 4.1 out of 5 stars 4 ratings See all formats and editions
- Patricia Weenolsen
The Art of Dying by Christian journalist Robb Moll provides a much-needed wake-up call to a culture in denial of death and fearful of bereavement. We need "a new normal" way of responding to death. The overall theme is preparing for a "good" death, and how modern medicine often keeps this from occurring.
- Rob Moll
The Art of Dying is the second historical mystery collaboration between established thriller writer Christopher Brookmyre and his anaesthetist wife Marisa Haetzman, and follows last years’ The Way of All Flesh, which was brilliant, and this one is just as good.
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- Ambrose Parry
“A common sense path to define what a ‘good’ death looks like” (USA TODAY), The Art of Dying Well is about living as well as possible for as long as possible and adapting successfully to change.
- February 11, 2020
The Art of Dying is a contemporary version of the medieval Ars Moriendi--a manual on how to achieve a good death. Peter Fenwick is an eminent neuropsychiatrist, academic and expert on disorders of the brain.
Dec 23, 2019 · The Art of Dying. I always said that when my time came I’d want to go fast. ... Peter Schjeldahl has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1998 and is the magazine’s art critic. His ...
- Peter Schjeldahl
The Ars moriendi ("The Art of Dying") are two related Latin texts dating from about 1415 and 1450 which offer advice on the protocols and procedures of a good death, explaining how to "die well" according to Christian precepts of the late Middle Ages.
The Art of Dying Well is about living as well as possible for as long as possible and adapting successfully to change.
The Art of Dying Well is a new and much-needed companion for those of us on the far side of our midyears. It is practical - a map, a handbook, an ally - as we explore paths to resilience, decline, adaptation, acceptance, preparation and peaceful passing in an increasingly impersonal and over-medicalized healthcare system.
- Katy Butler