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The Social meaning of death / special editor of this volume, Renée C. Fox.


Philadelphia : American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1980.
ISBN 0877612463, 9780877612469, 0877612471, 9780877612476

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Other Authors Fox, Renée C. 1928-
Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Death -- Social aspects.
Dood.
Moraal.
Symboliek.
Tod.
Series Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science ; v. 447.
Description xi, 146 pages ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1980.
Notes "Book department": pages 101-142.
Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Reneé C. Fox -- Dying as failure / Lewis Thomas -- The psychology of chronic illness / Harry S. Abram -- Emotional aspects of heart disease / Harry S. Abram -- Moral and ethical dilemmas : seven years into the debate about human ambiguity / Raymond S. Duff and A.G.M. Campbell -- Talking about death : patterns of lay and professional chance / Robert M. Veatch and Ernest Tai -- Nursing the dying : implications of Kübler-Ross' staging theory / Carol P. Germain -- The hospice movement and its implications / Constance Holden -- Death in prime time : notes on the symbolic functions of dying in the mass media / George Gerbner -- The shadow of death over aging / Otto Pollak -- Is death and dying merely an ethical issue? / Maurice A.M. de Wachter -- Rediscovery of death since 1960 / Michelle Vovelle.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6017842
(OCoLC)ocm06017842
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