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Sometimes I was a little annoyed with his take on major world religions and major philosophical thoughts because I felt they were more his interpretations than fact. The text focuses on both individual and societal attitudes and how they influence both how and when we die and how we live and deal with the knowledge of death and loss.
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reath Heather rated it it was amazing Oct 09, While the information in this book was useful in a class on “Death and Dying,” the fact that it was written in first person and contained numerous references to the author’s prior works made it somewhat unpleasant to ans. User Review – Flag as inappropriate This book is a jumble of random stories, facts and figures. Robert Kastenbaum is a renowned scholar who developed one of the world’s first death education courses and introduced the first text for this market.
The Secret Life of Sleep. Not only does he present facts and research, he situates all of his information within the Great Debates of Western Culture. With Dick Kalish, he founded Omegathe first peer-reviewed journal focused on death-related issues.
Would you like us to take another look at this review? He weaves in information from various religions, cultures, philosophies and histories. Lists with This Book. A college student could very well earn Western Civ credit by Kastenbaum, who is a death educator and thanatologist, presents the 10th edition of his textbook by packing a lot of valuable materials into one convenient title.
He was most interested in fields of psychological study that kastnebaum existed at the time: Bob Kastenbaum’s exploits as skating messenger apparently qualified him to become editor of two community newspapers, an eccentric career trajectory that somehow led to dath graduate scholarship in philosophy and a Ph.
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. Return to Book Page. Nicole rated it it was amazing Jan 25, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts.
Kastenbaum Limited preview – Never read it humqn to end, but found it an interesting read to pick up and spend half an hour with from time to time. Trivia About Death, Society, a Janet Paulick Costantino rated it it was amazing Aug 21, Sammy rated it it was amazing Jan 23, Lonely at the Top.
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In these topics, his liberal, humanist and secularist perspectives are bolstered by research that corroborates his stance. It’s honestly like an grade 6 kid wrote it. When Violence Begins at Home. The review must be at least 50 characters long.
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This landmark text draws on contributions humab the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, such as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process. Danielle Rodriguez rated it liked it Dec 26, He notes that nobody has died in the two most recently premiered operas Closing Time; American Gothicmusic by Kenneth LaFavebut cannot make any such promises about the next opera. Death, Society and Human Experience 1-download.
Sentences do not flow. He also clearly societu compassion for people’s suffering, and he’s trying to offer information and strategies to help people manage their grief and losses. This landmark text on the sociology of death and dying draws on contributions from the social and behavioral sciences as well as the humanities, humn as history, religion, philosophy, literature, and the arts, to provide thorough coverage of understanding death and the dying process. Overall rating No ratings yet 0.