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Beyond the Body: Death and Social Identity

Elizabeth Hallam, Jennifer Lorna Hockey, Glennys Howarth - Social Science - 1999 - 232 pages
The authors challenge theories that put the body at the centre of identity, going 'beyond the body' to highlight the persistence of self-identity even when the body itself has ...
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A Troubled Guest: Life and Death Stories

Nancy Mairs - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 195 pages
Presents a series of personal essays concerning the author's life and her experiences with death, including the sudden death of her father, her mother's lingering illness and ...
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When a Community Weeps: Case Studies in Group Survivorship

Ellen Zinner, Mary Beth Williams - Psychology - 1999 - 261 pages
When a Community Weeps provides a model for effective counselor intervention in bereaved communities. Individual chapters have been written by traumatologists, psychiatrists ...
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Sensory Biographies: Lives and Deaths Among Nepal's Yolmo Buddhists

Robert R. Desjarlais - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 396 pages
Explores the life histories of two Yolmo elders, focusing on how particular sensory orientations and modalities have contributed to the making and the telling of their lives.
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Let's Talk about Going to a Funeral

Marianne Johnston - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1997 - 24 pages
Gives an overview of what a funeral is, why our culture holds them, and what might happen at one.
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Death, Religion, and the Family in England, 1480-1750

Ralph Anthony Houlbrooke - History - 2000 - 435 pages
Ralph Houlbrooke shows how the religious upheavals of the early modern period brought dramatic changes, affecting the last rites, funerals, and ways of remembering the dead.
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Rest in Peace: A Cultural History of Death and the Funeral Home in Twentieth ...

Gary Laderman - Social Science - 2003 - 296 pages
Though it has often been passionately criticized--as fraudulent, exploitative, even pagan--the American funeral home has become nearly as inevitable as death itself, an ...
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Physician Assisted Suicide: Expanding the Debate

M. Pabst Battin, Rosamond Rhodes, Anita Silvers - Medical - 1998 - 463 pages
Views from a range of disciplines, including bioethics, law, medicine and religion this book draws attention to the variety of questions to be addressed.
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