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Death is a Festival: Funeral Rites and Rebellion in Nineteenth-century Brazil

Jo„o Josť Reis - History - 2003 - 386 pages
This award-winning social history of death and funeral rites during the early decades of Brazil's independence from Portugal focuses on the Cemiterada movement in Salvador ...
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Parting: A Handbook for Spiritual Care Near the End of Life

Jennifer Sutton Holder, Jann Aldredge-Clanton - Social Science - 2004 - 64 pages
For those who choose to serve as close companions of terminally ill relatives or friends, "Parting" offers the collective wisdom of people from many cultures and faith ...
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The Dead and the Living in Paris and London, 1500-1670

Vanessa Harding - History - 2002 - 343 pages
But the impact of Reformation called into question many traditional attitudes, and although London was fairly successful in establishing a new consensus, burial of the dead ...
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Facing the 'King of Terrors': Death and Society in an American Community ...

Robert V. Wells - History - 2000 - 301 pages
This book examines the roles and perceptions of death in Schenectady, New York from 1750 to 1990.
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Mourning Diana: Nation, Culture and the Performance of Grief

Adrian Kear, Deborah Lynn Steinberg - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 218 pages
Examining the events which followed the death of Princess Diana as a series of cultural-political phenomena, this text explores the performance of grief and the involvement of ...
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