Allan Kellehear, The Inner Life of the Dying Person. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014, i–xv; 264 pp. (Pbk). ISBN: 978-0-231-16785-7, £24.00.

Authors

  • Steve Nolan Royal Hallamshire Hospital

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1558/hscc.v4i1.29547

Keywords:

dying, pallative care, people

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Author Biography

Steve Nolan, Royal Hallamshire Hospital

Revd Dr Steven Nolan, Chaplain, Princess Alice Hospice, Esher, Surrey, UK; Visiting Research Fellow, The University of Winchester, Hampshire, UK.

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2016-06-16

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Nolan, S. (2016). Allan Kellehear, The Inner Life of the Dying Person. New York: Columbia University Press, 2014, i–xv; 264 pp. (Pbk). ISBN: 978-0-231-16785-7, £24.00. Health and Social Care Chaplaincy, 4(1), 91-98. https://doi.org/10.1558/hscc.v4i1.29547

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