Our Changing Journey to the End [2 volumes]: Reshaping Death, Dying, and Grief in America (Hardback)
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Our Changing Journey to the End [2 volumes]: Reshaping Death, Dying, and Grief in America (Hardback)

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Hardback 676 Pages / Published: 12/11/2013
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This novel, cross-disciplinary collection explains how dying, death, and grieving have changed in America, for better or worse, since the turn of the millennium.


* Shows how high health care costs; concern for the environment; and a diverse, aging population necessitate rethinking the care of those who are at the end of life

* Discusses controversial topics such as extending life versus quality of life and the politics and laws governing assisted suicide and integrating our final resting place into the urban landscape

* Addresses the effects of the Internet and social media on customs surrounding dying and mourning

* Includes cross-disciplinary insights from fields as diverse as psychology, religion, medicine, law, and popular culture

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9781440828454
Number of pages: 676
Weight: 1383 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 51 mm

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