Loss of the Assumptive World: A Theory of Traumatic Loss

1st Edition

Jeffrey Kauffman

Published June 9, 2014
Reference - 260 Pages - 1 Color Illustrations
ISBN 9780415763479 - CAT# Y163553
Series: Series in Trauma and Loss

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The assumptive world concept is a psychological principle of the conservation of human reality or "culture" - it is a lens for seeing the psychological disturbances that occur in times of change. In this collection, the authors examine the assumptive world from diverse theoretical perspectives, providing the reader with an array of different viewpoints illuminating the concept and its clinical usefulness.


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