The Resource Perspectives on death and dying : cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary views, edited by Arthur Berger ... [et al.]

Perspectives on death and dying : cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary views, edited by Arthur Berger ... [et al.]

Label
Perspectives on death and dying : cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary views
Title
Perspectives on death and dying
Title remainder
cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary views
Statement of responsibility
edited by Arthur Berger ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.9
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1073
LC item number
.P46 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Perspectives on death and dying : cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary views, edited by Arthur Berger ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Mythological aspects of death and dying / Stanley Krippner -- African perspectives on death and dying / Kofi Asare Opoku -- Death and the afterlife in African culture / Kwasi Wiredu -- Islamic perspectives on death and dying / Ahmad Anisuzzaman Muwahidi -- The concept of death and the afterlife in Islam / Jan Knappert -- The good death : approaches to death, dying, and bereavement among British Hindus / Shirley Firth -- The Hindu concept of death / Jamuna Prashad -- Upanishadic eschatology : the other side of death / William A. Borman -- Conquering death / Daya Shanker -- Rebirth and afterlife in Buddhism / Carl B. Becker -- Chinese perspectives on death and dying / Wei Wei C. Huang -- Death in the Maya cosmos / Harold B. Haley and Francis X. Grollig -- The ethics of certain death : suicide, execution, and euthansia / Charles Davies -- Do we have a right to die? / John Beloff -- Voluntary active euthanasia : an individual's right to determine the time and manner of death / Marvin E. Newman -- Jungian psychology and the nature of death / Alfred Ribi -- Problems raised by the concept of the survival of personality after death / Gertrude R. Schmeidler -- Does religion need immortality ? / Paul Badham -- The Ars Moriendi and breaking the conspiracy of silence / Michael Perry -- A postmodern mythology of death / Michael Grosso -- People and the paranormal / David Cockburn -- The near-death experience : cross-cultural and multi-disciplinary dimensions / David Lorimer
Control code
000260398
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 270 p.
Isbn
9780914783268
Isbn Type
(hardbound)
Lccn
88063424
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u220742
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000260398
  • (OCoLC)19676104

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