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Published: 30 December 2020

352 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198790860

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Compassion in Healthcare

Pilgrimage, Practice, and Civic Life

Joshua Hordern

  • A precise and concrete analysis of compassion in healthcare
  • Combines conceptual reflection and up-to-date practical engagement to provide practice and policy ideas relevant to the specifics of modern healthcare settings
  • Draws on philosophical, theological, and literary sources with particular attention given to the role of tragedy, human suffering, and theodicy