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The Resource The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski

The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski

Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life
Title
The worm at the core
Title remainder
on the role of death in life
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski
Title variation
  • On the role of death in life
  • Role of death in life
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how an unconscious fear of death motivates nearly all human goals, behaviors, and cultures, examining the role of mortality awareness in prompting social unrest and war
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Solomon, Sheldon
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Greenberg, Jeff
  • Pyszczynski, Thomas A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Death
  • Fear of death
  • Terror
Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Managing the terror of death -- The scheme of things -- Self-esteem : the foundation of fortitude -- Homo mortalis : from primate to human -- Literal immortality -- Symbolic immortality -- The anatomy of human destructiveness -- Body and soul : an uneasy alliance -- Death near and far -- Cracks in the shields -- Living with death
Control code
ocn890310320
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781400067473
Isbn Type
(hbk : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014033937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890310320
Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg, and Tom Pyszczynski
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Managing the terror of death -- The scheme of things -- Self-esteem : the foundation of fortitude -- Homo mortalis : from primate to human -- Literal immortality -- Symbolic immortality -- The anatomy of human destructiveness -- Body and soul : an uneasy alliance -- Death near and far -- Cracks in the shields -- Living with death
Control code
ocn890310320
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781400067473
Isbn Type
(hbk : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014033937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)890310320

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