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Intercultural Guide Bibliography

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Access Ireland (2002) Intercultural Resource File, Access Ireland.
Alawi, M, Cartwright, M., Ní Fhlannchadha, F.,Jenkins, L. Kelly, N. and O’ Leary, M (undated) Religious and Cultural Beliefs Handbook Mount Carmel Hospital, Dublin.
Amitabha Hospice Service (undated) A Buddhist’s Death: http://www.amitabhahospice.org/public/helpful_info/buddhist_death.php
(Accessed August 2008)
Bennett, M.J. (Ed) (1998) Basic Concepts in Intercultural Communication: Selected Readings, ME : Intercultural Press, Yarmouth.
Canadian Islamic Congress (undated) Islamic Beliefs and Practices Regarding Death and Medical Care for Muslim Girls and Women:http://www.canadianislamiccongress.com/about_islam.php#7
(Accessed August 2008).
Central Statistics Office, Ireland  (2007) Census 2006: Population classified by religion 2002 to 2006, Volume 13 Table 5, CSO Ireland. Available at: http://www.cso.ie/census/Census2006_Principal_Demographic_Results.htm
(Accessed May 2008).
Church of Ireland : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Church_of_Ireland (Accessed October 2008).
Childrens’ UniversityHospital, Bereavement Committee (undated) When a child dies staff support book,  Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street , Dublin.
Childrens’ University Hospital,  Bereavement Committee (undated) Grief and Grieving: A Support Book for Families , Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street, Dublin.
Christianity : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christianity (Accessed October 2008).
Comerford, P. (undated) Embracing Difference: the Church of Ireland in a Plural Society, Church of Ireland Publishing, Dublin.
Committee for Christian   Unity and the Bishops  of the Church of Ireland (2007) Guidelines for Interfaith Events and Dialogue, Church of Ireland Publishing, Dublin.
Cultural awareness in healthcare - Ethnic Groups: (Accessed April 2005) http://www.ethnicityonline.net/ethnic_groups.htm
Department of Justice, Equality and Law Reform  (2005) Planning for Diversity: the National Action Plan Against Racism, Equal Status Division.
Diversiton  (2005) Check Up! A guide to the special healthcare needs of ethnic-religious minority communities , produced by Diversiton in partnership with the Northern Ireland Inter-Faith Forum, New Activity Publications.
Equality Authority (undated) Equal Status Acts and the Provision of Health Services, Equality Authority: http://www.equality.ie/index.asp?locID=106&docID=226   (Accessed May 2008).
Henley , A. and J. Schott (1999) Culture, Religion and Patient Care in a Multi-Ethnic Society: A Handbook, for professionals , Age Concern England, London.
HSE (2008) National Intercultural Health Strategy. Health Service Executive.
Irish Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Society (2007) Guidelines for professionals: written by professionals working with parentsand families whose baby has died or is expected to die, Vision Print.
Jehovah’s Witnesses (undated) Our Views on Health Care, Hospital Information Services for Jehovah’s Witnesses, London.
Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre (undated) Information for those caring for a Mahayana Buddhist at the end of their life: Buddhist Funeral Services, Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre, Scotland
Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre (undated) Information for undertakers who are arranging the funeral of a Mahayana Buddhist : Buddhist Funeral Services, Kagyu Samye Ling Monastery and Tibetan Centre Tibetan Centre, Scotland
Major religious groups: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Major_religious_groups (Accessed May 2008).
Major Religions of the World Ranked by Number of Adherents: http://www.adherents.com/Religions_By_Adherents.html (Accessed May 2008).
Mootoo, J. S. (2005) A guide to cultural and spiritual awareness: Nursing Standard Essential Guide RCN Publishing Company Limited, Middlesex
Olubukola, A.   Ishtiaque, A.  and Fenton, J.E.  (2008) Management of Jehovah’s Witnesses in otolaryngology, head and neck surgery, American Journal of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Medicine and Surgery 29 (2008) 270-278
O’ Leary, R.   and Li, L. (2008) Mainland Chinese students and immigrants in Ireland and their engagement with Christianity, the churches and Irish society , Agraphon Press.
Open University (2001) Religious Practices Wallchart: A guide to general principles, Open University
Ostaseki , F. (undated) Zen and the Good Death: http://www.amitabhahospice.org/public/spiritual_support/zen_and_the_good_death.php
O’ Sullivan, M. (undated) Journey to the Great Beyond: A guide for health care workers on the rituals surrounding death and dying for non Christian patients, Beaumont Hospital, Dublin.
Pierce, B. (2003) Miscarriage and stillbirth the changing response: A resource for families those in pastoral ministry and healthcare providers, Veritas publications, Dublin.
Radford, K. (2008) Health, Faith and Equality: Prepared for the Health Research Board through a Building Partnerships for a Healthier Society Research Award, Irish School of Ecumenics, Trinity College Dublin.
Religions of the world - Information about 40 organized religions and faith groups: http://www.religioustolerance.org/var_rel.htm (Accessed May 2008).
Roma Cultural Mediation Project (undated) Fitting in: how cultural mediation supports the integration of the Roma Community in Ireland , Roma Cultural Mediation Project.
Schott, J. and Henley, A. (1996)   Culture, Religion and Childbearing in a Multiracial Society: A Handbook for Health Professionals . Butterworth-Heinemann.
Selim, A. (2008) A brief history of Muslims in Eire: http://www.islamireland.ie/articles/general-articles/brief-history-muslims-eire (Accessed June 2008)
Selim, A. (2007) Death- And What is Next: http://www.islamireland.ie/articles/general-articles/death-and-what-next (Accessed June 2008)
Southern Health and Social Care Trust (2008) Multi Cultural Handbook , Equality Assurance Unit, Southern Health and Social Care Trust.
Thrive Consulting (2005) Learning, training and development needs of health services staff in delivering services to members of Minority Ethnic Communities, Health Service Executive.
Ting-Toomey, S. (1999) Communicating Across Cultures, Guildford , New York .
Watchtower Bible and Tract Society (2000) Blood- Why So Valuable?, Awake! January 2000: 1-12, Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York Inc.
Watchtower Bible and Tract Society (2006) Bloodless Medicine and Surgery- The Growing Demand, Awake! August 2006: 1-11, Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York Inc.
Watchtower Bible and Tract Society (undated) When Someone You Love Dies  Watchtower Bible and Tract Society of New York Inc.
Wilkinson, R. (2002) Caring for people of different beliefs in St. James’s Hospital, St. James’s Hospital, Dublin.
Women’s Health Council (2007) A Guide to Creating Gender Sensitive Health Services : 2nd Edition, Women’s Health Council