The Resource Death, ritual, and belief : the rhetoric of funerary rites, Douglas J. Davies

Death, ritual, and belief : the rhetoric of funerary rites, Douglas J. Davies

Label
Death, ritual, and belief : the rhetoric of funerary rites
Title
Death, ritual, and belief
Title remainder
the rhetoric of funerary rites
Statement of responsibility
Douglas J. Davies
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
291.3/8
Index
index present
LC call number
BL504
LC item number
.D29 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Death, ritual, and belief : the rhetoric of funerary rites, Douglas J. Davies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-211) and index
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Contents
1. Interpreting Death Rites -- 2. Coping with Corpses -- 3. Beyond Grief Survival -- 4. Book, Film and Building -- 5. Sacrifice, Violence and Conquest -- 6. Indian and Persian Souls -- 7. Ancestors, Cemeteries and Identity -- 8. Jewish, Christian and Islamic Destinies -- 9. Ancient and Local Traditions -- 10. Souls and the Presence of the Dead -- 11. Pet Death -- 12. Symbolic Deaths and Christian Affirmation -- 13. The Future of Death
Control code
000013218324
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 216 p.
Isbn
9780304338221
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
97019557
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.b17688036
System control number
  • 33217006240841
  • (OCoLC)36865685

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