Endings : A Sociology of Death and Dying: A Sociology of Death and Dying

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Oxford University Press, USA, Oct 26, 1989 - Social Science - 544 pages
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Contents

Deaths Revelations of Life
3
Death in CrossCultural
21
Deaths Impacts on Society
67
The Social Stratification of Death
120
Death and Religion
170
Secular Perspectives on Death
204
Death and Work
246
The Politics of Death
296
CONTENTS
353
Death in Popular Culture
379
Death and the Medical System
406
The Social Psychology
454
The Social Psychology of Emotions
470
Facing Ones Own End
486
Conclusion
496
Index
507

Death and the Military Experience
344

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