Bereavement can refer to any great loss, but it commonly refers to the death of a loved one. "Mourning" refers to the various public displays of bereavement; funerals, wakes, visiting cemeteries to put flowers on graves, memorial services on anniversaries etc. "Grieving" refers to the psychological component of bereavement, the feelings human beings have when a loved person dies. Since Dr Elisabeth Kubler-Ross published her seminal book "On Death And Dying" in 1969, it has been assumed...
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