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The Resource Death, mourning, and burial : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben

Death, mourning, and burial : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben

Label
Death, mourning, and burial : a cross-cultural reader
Title
Death, mourning, and burial
Title remainder
a cross-cultural reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Robben, Antonius C. G. M
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  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Mourning customs
  • Death
Label
Death, mourning, and burial : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The terror of death
  • Ernest Becker
  • 3.
  • Symbolic immortality
  • Robert Jay Lifton and Eric Olson
  • 4.
  • The hour of our death
  • Philippe Aries
  • 5.
  • How others die : reflections on the anthropology of death
  • Death and anthropology : an introduction
  • Johannes Fabian
  • Pt. II.
  • Death and dying
  • 6.
  • Death omens in a Breton memorate
  • Ellen Badone
  • 7.
  • The meaning of death in northern Cheyenne culture
  • Anne S. Straus
  • 8.
  • Antonius C. G. M. Robben
  • Kinds of death and the house
  • Maria Catedra
  • 9.
  • Displacing suffering : the reconstruction of death in North America and Japan
  • Margaret Lock
  • Pt. III.
  • Uncommon death
  • 10.
  • Witchcraft, oracles and magic among the Azande
  • E. E. Evans-Pritchard
  • Pt. I.
  • 11.
  • Burial alive
  • Godfrey Lienhardt
  • 12.
  • State terror in the netherworld : disappearance and reburial in Argentina
  • Antonius C. G. M. Robben
  • Pt. IV.
  • Grief and mourning
  • 13.
  • The Andaman islanders
  • Conceptualizations of death
  • A. R. Radcliffe-Brown
  • 14.
  • Metaphors of mediation in Greek funeral laments
  • Loring M. Danforth
  • 15.
  • Grief and a headhunter's rage
  • Renato Rosaldo
  • 16.
  • Death without weeping
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • 1.
  • Pt. V.
  • Mortuary rituals
  • 17.
  • A contribution to the study of the collective representation of death
  • Robert Hertz
  • 18.
  • The rites of passage
  • Arnold van Gennep
  • 19.
  • The phase of negated death
  • Magic, science and religion
  • Hikaru Suzuki
  • 20.
  • "Thus are our bodies, thus was our custom" : mortuary cannibalism in an Amazonian society
  • Beth A. Conklin
  • Pt. VI.
  • Remembrance and regeneration
  • 21.
  • Sacrificial death and the necrophagous ascetic
  • Jonathan Parry
  • 22.
  • Bronislaw Malinowski
  • The nineteenth-century Tlingit potlatch : a new perspective
  • Sergei Kan
  • 23.
  • Dead bodies animate the study of politics
  • Katherine Verdery
  • 2.
Control code
8524323
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9781405114714
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004012938
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004012938
  • (DLC) 2004012938
Label
Death, mourning, and burial : a cross-cultural reader, edited by Antonius C.G.M. Robben
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The terror of death
  • Ernest Becker
  • 3.
  • Symbolic immortality
  • Robert Jay Lifton and Eric Olson
  • 4.
  • The hour of our death
  • Philippe Aries
  • 5.
  • How others die : reflections on the anthropology of death
  • Death and anthropology : an introduction
  • Johannes Fabian
  • Pt. II.
  • Death and dying
  • 6.
  • Death omens in a Breton memorate
  • Ellen Badone
  • 7.
  • The meaning of death in northern Cheyenne culture
  • Anne S. Straus
  • 8.
  • Antonius C. G. M. Robben
  • Kinds of death and the house
  • Maria Catedra
  • 9.
  • Displacing suffering : the reconstruction of death in North America and Japan
  • Margaret Lock
  • Pt. III.
  • Uncommon death
  • 10.
  • Witchcraft, oracles and magic among the Azande
  • E. E. Evans-Pritchard
  • Pt. I.
  • 11.
  • Burial alive
  • Godfrey Lienhardt
  • 12.
  • State terror in the netherworld : disappearance and reburial in Argentina
  • Antonius C. G. M. Robben
  • Pt. IV.
  • Grief and mourning
  • 13.
  • The Andaman islanders
  • Conceptualizations of death
  • A. R. Radcliffe-Brown
  • 14.
  • Metaphors of mediation in Greek funeral laments
  • Loring M. Danforth
  • 15.
  • Grief and a headhunter's rage
  • Renato Rosaldo
  • 16.
  • Death without weeping
  • Nancy Scheper-Hughes
  • 1.
  • Pt. V.
  • Mortuary rituals
  • 17.
  • A contribution to the study of the collective representation of death
  • Robert Hertz
  • 18.
  • The rites of passage
  • Arnold van Gennep
  • 19.
  • The phase of negated death
  • Magic, science and religion
  • Hikaru Suzuki
  • 20.
  • "Thus are our bodies, thus was our custom" : mortuary cannibalism in an Amazonian society
  • Beth A. Conklin
  • Pt. VI.
  • Remembrance and regeneration
  • 21.
  • Sacrificial death and the necrophagous ascetic
  • Jonathan Parry
  • 22.
  • Bronislaw Malinowski
  • The nineteenth-century Tlingit potlatch : a new perspective
  • Sergei Kan
  • 23.
  • Dead bodies animate the study of politics
  • Katherine Verdery
  • 2.
Control code
8524323
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 322 p.
Isbn
9781405114714
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004012938
System control number
  • (BNAtoc) 2004012938
  • (DLC) 2004012938

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