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Category: Grief, Loss, & Suffering

Boss, P. (1991). Ambiguous loss. In F. Walsh & M. McGoldrick (Eds.), Living beyond loss: Death in the family (pp. 164-175). New York: Norton.

Boss, P. (1999, November). Ambiguous loss: Living with frozen grief. Harvard Mental Health Letter, 16(5), 4-6.

Boss, P. (2004). Ambiguous loss. In F. Walsh & M. McGoldrick (Eds.), Living beyond loss:Death in the family (2nd ed., pp. 237-246). New York: Norton.

Boss, P. (2010). The trauma and complicated grief of ambiguous loss. Pastoral Psychology, 59(2), 137-145. doi: 10.1007/s11089-009-0264-0

Boss, P. (2013, Fall). Working with grieving families. CFLE Network, 10-11, 13.

Boss, P. (2015). Coping with the suffering of ambiguous loss. In R. E. Anderson (Ed.), World suffering and the quality of life (pp. 125-134). New York: Springer.

Boss, P. (2017). Ambiguous loss. Program for The Ferryman at the Royal Court Theater, London.

Boss, P. (2018). Closure and grief. In M. Bornstein (Ed.,) Encyclopedia of lifespan human development. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Boss, P., & Yeats, J. R. (2014). Ambiguous loss: a complicated type of grief when loved ones disappear. Bereavement Care, 33(2), 63-69.

Boss, P., Pearce-McCall, D., & Greenberg, J. (1988). Normative loss in midlife families: Rural, urban, and gender differences. In R. Marotz-Baden, C. B. Hennon, & T. Brubaker (Eds.), Rural families in America: Stress, adaptation, and revitalization. St. Paul, MN: National Council on Family Relations.

Boss, P., Roos, S., & Harris, D. L. (2011). Grief in the midst of uncertainty and ambiguity. In R. A. Neimeyer, D. L Harris, H. R. Winokuer, & G. F. Thornton (Eds.), Grief and bereavement in contemporary society: Bridging research and practice (pp. 163-175). New York: Taylor and Francis.