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Nature's embrace : Japan's aging urbanites and new death rites

Author: Satsuki Kawano
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawaiʻi Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reveals the emerging pluralization of death rites in postindustrial Japan. This title examines Japan's changing death rites from the perspective of those who elect to have their cremated remains  Read more...

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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Satsuki Kawano
ISBN: 9780824833725 9780824834135 0824833724 0824834135
OCLC Number: 433511568
Description: ix, 220 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The actors --
Historical perspectives --
The Grave-Free Promotion Society --
Scattering ceremonies --
The scattering of ashes and family relations.
Responsibility: Satsuki Kawano.

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