The Resource Parting ways : new rituals and celebrations of life's passing, Denise Carson

Parting ways : new rituals and celebrations of life's passing, Denise Carson

Label
Parting ways : new rituals and celebrations of life's passing
Title
Parting ways
Title remainder
new rituals and celebrations of life's passing
Statement of responsibility
Denise Carson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work explores the emergence of new end-of-life rituals in America that celebrate the dying and reinvent the roles of family and community at the deathbed
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
155.9/37
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF789.D4
LC item number
C32 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Parting ways : new rituals and celebrations of life's passing, Denise Carson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 306-309)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Her choice: two paths leading to the same destination -- Living funeral: celebrating the end of life -- Her life review: reliving the past in the present -- Legacy of memories: telling life stories and last wishes -- Her season of lasts: traditional, seasonal, communal rituals -- Oral ethical will: video recording last words -- Her living wake: reminiscing and farewell party -- Vigil: holding hands at the 11th hour -- Her 21st century memorial service, his 20th century funeral -- Home funeral: eco-friendly way out -- Holistic approach: design-it-yourself funeral and cremation witnessing -- The living unveiling: technology innovates memorializing -- Her truth: finding life after death
Control code
ocn712769167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 309 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283278072
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/cttsxdfw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25182122
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)712769167
  • pebcs0520949412

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