all ebooks in category: Sociology of Death (15)

«46 Miles» by Jarra Brown
English | ISBN: 9781908336347 | EPUB | 0.6 MB

When Jarra Brown hears church bells he cannot fail to be reminded of the hundreds - 345 to be precise - of service personnel who …

Roman Tombs and the Art of Commemoration: Contextual Approaches to Funerary Customs in the Second Century CE
2019 | ISBN: 1108472834 | English | 368 pages | PDF | 45 MB

The history of funerary customs in Rome contains many unanswered questions and controversial debates, especially concerning the significant developments of the second century CE. In …

Despair
English | EPUB | 0.8 MB

Extensively revised by Nabokov in 1965–thirty years after its original publication–Despair is the wickedly inventive and richly derisive story of Hermann, a man who undertakes …

Eventful Bodies: The Cosmopolitics of Illness
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1409449823 | 208 pages | PDF | 1 MB

Disrupting, questioning and altering the taken-for-granted 'cosmos' of everyday life, the experiences of illness challenge the different ways in which social normalcy is remembered, maintained …

The Black Heavens: Abraham Lincoln and Death
2019 | ISBN: 0809337029 | English | 240 pages | EPUB | 5 MB

From multiple personal tragedies to the terrible carnage of the Civil War, death might be alongside emancipation of the slaves and restoration of the Union …

The Black Heavens: Abraham Lincoln and Death
2019 | ISBN: 0809337029 | English | 240 pages | PDF | 15 MB

From multiple personal tragedies to the terrible carnage of the Civil War, death might be alongside emancipation of the slaves and restoration of the Union …

How to Write Comforting Letters to the Bereaved: A Simple Guide for a Delicate Task
English | May 23rd, 2019 | ISBN: 0895032562, 0415785944 | 48 pages | EPUB | 0.26 MB

"How to Write Comforting Letters to the Bereaved" guides readers through the delicate task of penning their thoughts and emotions to friends or family members …

Life Lessons
English | ISBN: 0743204352 | 2000 | 336 pages | PDF | 6 MB

'These lessons are the ultimate truths about our lives; they are the secrets to life itself. I wanted to write one more book, not on …

Passed On
English | EPUB | 1.1 MB

Passed On presents an honest, often gritty story of the classroom experience in failing schools in Philadelphia, PA, a city with violent crime and a …

Companioning at a Time of Perinatal Loss
English | ISBN: 1879651475 | 144 pages | EPUB | May 1, 2004 | 0.23 Mb

Intended for nurses, doctors, midwives, social workers, chaplains, and hospital support staff, this guide gives caring and practical advice for helping families grieve properly after …