The Resource Virtual afterlives : grieving the dead in the twenty-first century, Candi K. Cann

Virtual afterlives : grieving the dead in the twenty-first century, Candi K. Cann

Label
Virtual afterlives : grieving the dead in the twenty-first century
Title
Virtual afterlives
Title remainder
grieving the dead in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Candi K. Cann
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
For millennia, the rituals of death and remembrance have been fixed by time and location, but in the twenty-first century, grieving has become a virtual phenomenon. Today, the dead live on through social media profiles, memorial websites, and saved voicemails that can be accessed at any time. This dramatic cultural shift has made the physical presence of death secondary to the psychological experience of mourning. Virtual Afterlives investigates emerging popular bereavement traditions. Author Candi K. Cann examines new forms of grieving and evaluates how religion and the funeral industry have b
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
393
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3390
LC item number
.C36 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Virtual afterlives : grieving the dead in the twenty-first century, Candi K. Cann
Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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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
Control code
ocn880580305
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813145426
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)880580305
  • jstor0813145422

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