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Beyond the good death : the anthropology of modern dying

Author: James W Green
Publisher: Philadelphia : Univ. of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exploring the shaping of modern end-of-life experiences by medical, demographic, and cultural trends, James Green provides an important interpretation of the political nature of death and of the ways  Read more...

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Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James W Green
ISBN: 9780812221985 0812221982 9780812240429 0812240421
OCLC Number: 812213979
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: 258 Seiten
Contents: Chapter One: Getting DeadChapter Two: Exit StrategiesChapter Three: The Body as RelicChapter Four: SoulscapesChapter Five: Passing It OnChapter Six: In Our Hearts ForeverChapter Seven: The Future of DeathNotesBibliographyIndexAcknowledgments
Responsibility: James W. Green.

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