Julian C. Hughes

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Ethical Issues in Dementia Care

Making Difficult Decisions

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book considers ethical decisions in the context of relationships, treatment, safety and quality of life. It draws on the experiences of family carers as well as on existing research and emphasizes the importance of empathy and the need to acknowledge different perspectives in order to reach the best decision for the person with dementia

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How We Think About Dementia

Personhood, Rights, Ethics, the Arts and What They Mean for Care

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Providing a much-needed accessible overview of the complex philosophical and ethical underpinnings of dementia care, this book explores current thinking around the concepts of ageing, personhood, capacity, liberty, best interests and the nature of palliative care, shedding new light on their implications for the caring professions.

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Spirituality and Personhood in Dementia

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Offering an inter-disciplinary approach to spirituality and personhood in dementia care, the contributors to this book are leading practitioners and researchers in the field. They provide both a theoretical structure and a practical understanding of the essential role that spirituality can play in the affirmation of personhood and identity.

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