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The Resource Beyond the body : death and social identity, Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, and Glennys Howarth

Beyond the body : death and social identity, Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, and Glennys Howarth

Label
Beyond the body : death and social identity
Title
Beyond the body
Title remainder
death and social identity
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, and Glennys Howarth
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The authors challenge theories that put the body at the centre of identity, going 'beyond the body' to highlight the persistence of self-identity even when the body itself has been disposed of or is missing
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1967-
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Hallam, Elizabeth
Dewey number
306.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Hockey, Jennifer Lorna
  • Howarth, Glennys
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  • Death
  • Human body
  • Social medicine
  • Death
  • Group identity
  • Attitude to Death
  • Bereavement
  • Body Image
  • Social Identification
Label
Beyond the body : death and social identity, Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, and Glennys Howarth
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-221) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. 'Vegetables', 'vampires' and other hybrids -- 2. The dying body: visual representations -- 3. Bodies without selves -- 4. Medicalising the body -- 5. Narratives of the body I: the coroner's court -- 6. Narratives of the body II: the Church court -- 7. Socialising the body -- 8. Married life after death -- 9. Ghosts, apparitions and occult phenomena -- 10. Mediating the dead: spiritualists and clairvoyants -- 11. Beyond the body
Control code
ocm61367242
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415182928
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61367242
Label
Beyond the body : death and social identity, Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, and Glennys Howarth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-221) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. 'Vegetables', 'vampires' and other hybrids -- 2. The dying body: visual representations -- 3. Bodies without selves -- 4. Medicalising the body -- 5. Narratives of the body I: the coroner's court -- 6. Narratives of the body II: the Church court -- 7. Socialising the body -- 8. Married life after death -- 9. Ghosts, apparitions and occult phenomena -- 10. Mediating the dead: spiritualists and clairvoyants -- 11. Beyond the body
Control code
ocm61367242
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780415182928
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)61367242

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