The Labour of Loss: Mourning, Memory and Wartime Bereavement in Australia Joy Damousi

ISBN: 9780521669740

Published: June 1st 1999

Paperback

224 pages


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The Labour of Loss: Mourning, Memory and Wartime Bereavement in Australia  by  Joy Damousi

The Labour of Loss: Mourning, Memory and Wartime Bereavement in Australia by Joy Damousi
June 1st 1999 | Paperback | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, RTF | 224 pages | ISBN: 9780521669740 | 10.34 Mb

The Labour of Loss explores how mothers, fathers, widows, relatives and friends dealt with their experiences of grief and loss during and after the First and Second World Wars. Based on an examination of private loss through letters and diaries, thisMoreThe Labour of Loss explores how mothers, fathers, widows, relatives and friends dealt with their experiences of grief and loss during and after the First and Second World Wars.

Based on an examination of private loss through letters and diaries, this study makes a significant contribution to understanding how people came to terms with the deaths of friends and family. Unlike other studies in this area, The Labour of Loss considers how mourning affected men and women in different ways, and analyzes the gendered dimensions of grief.



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