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You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: I thought it did a great job explaining all the different aspects of death. Kastenbaum became part of an emerging cadre that overcame ecperience prevailing neglect and resistance to these issues.
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There was also a lot of “fluff” that had to be read through to get to the facts. There were also several additional sources of information included throughout the text, providing the reader with a direction from which to follow-up on key topics. I love this book. Item s unavailable for purchase. Aug 25, Karen rated it really liked it Shelves: Bob Kastenbaum’s exploits as skating messenger apparently qualified him to become editor of two community newspapers, an eccentric career trajectory that somehow led to a graduate scholarship in philosophy and a Ph.
Death, Society, and Human Experience
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A college student could very well earn Western Civ credit by reading this book. He has also served as editor of the Macmillan Encyclopedia of Death and Dying, and two previous encyclopedias.
Nevertheless, the book holds great value for guiding people down the heart-wrenching paths of death and dying. Providing an understanding of the relationship with death, kwstenbaum as an individual and as a member of society.
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Providing an overview of the myriad ways that we are touched by death and dying, both as an individual and as a member of society, this book will help readers understand our relationship with death.
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Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers should be able to: This landmark text draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process. You’ve successfully reported this review. Textbooks in this field of study are limited though, so all things considered, the fact I read this for my Psychology of Death and Dying course.
This landmark text draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process.
A college student could very well earn Western Civ credit by Kastenbaum, who is a death educator and thanatologist, presents the 10th edition of his textbook by packing a lot of valuable materials into one convenient title. Nicole rated it it was amazing Jan 25, While the information in this book was useful in a class on “Death and Dying,” the fact that it was written in first person and contained numerous references to the author’s prior works made it somewhat unpleasant to read.
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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Textbooks in this field of study are limited though, so all things considered, the fact that this exists is great! Heather rated it it was amazing Oct 09, A soociety survey text on death and dying from a cross-cultural perspective.
Along with his continuing research interests, Kastenbaum has been writing book and verse for musicals and operas.