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The Resource Closure : the rush to end grief and what it costs us, Nancy Berns

Closure : the rush to end grief and what it costs us, Nancy Berns

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Closure : the rush to end grief and what it costs us
Title
Closure
Title remainder
the rush to end grief and what it costs us
Statement of responsibility
Nancy Berns
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Berns, Nancy
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Loss (Psychology)
  • Grief
  • Bereavement
Label
Closure : the rush to end grief and what it costs us, Nancy Berns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Seeking Closure -- 2. Closure and Its Tangled Meanings -- 3. The Walking Wounded and Myth Slayers: Those Who Say There Is No Closure -- 4. From Embalming to Teddy Bear Urns: Selling Closure in the Twenty-First-Century Death Care Industry -- 5. The Assurance Business: Creating Worry and Selling Closure -- 6. Bury the Jerk: Symbolic Death and Mock Vengeance as Relationship Advice -- 7. Should You Watch an Execution or Forgive a Murderer? Closure Talk and Death Penalty Politics -- 8. Forgetting versus Remembering: Politics of Mourning, Sacred Space, and Public Memory -- 9. Framing Grief beyond Closure
Control code
ocn699767116
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 p.
Isbn
9781439905777
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011002611
System control number
(OCoLC)699767116
Label
Closure : the rush to end grief and what it costs us, Nancy Berns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Seeking Closure -- 2. Closure and Its Tangled Meanings -- 3. The Walking Wounded and Myth Slayers: Those Who Say There Is No Closure -- 4. From Embalming to Teddy Bear Urns: Selling Closure in the Twenty-First-Century Death Care Industry -- 5. The Assurance Business: Creating Worry and Selling Closure -- 6. Bury the Jerk: Symbolic Death and Mock Vengeance as Relationship Advice -- 7. Should You Watch an Execution or Forgive a Murderer? Closure Talk and Death Penalty Politics -- 8. Forgetting versus Remembering: Politics of Mourning, Sacred Space, and Public Memory -- 9. Framing Grief beyond Closure
Control code
ocn699767116
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiii, 213 p.
Isbn
9781439905777
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011002611
System control number
(OCoLC)699767116

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