The Revival of Death by Tony Walter Online

The Revival of Death
Title : The Revival of Death
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ISBN : 9780415118545
Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 240

Talking about death is now fashionable, but how should we talk? Who should we listen to - priests, doctors, cousellors, or ourselves? Has psychology replaced religion in telling us how to die? This provocative book takes a sociological look at the revival of interest in death, focusing on the hospice movement and bereavement counselling. It will be required reading for anyTalking about death is now fashionable, but how should we talk? Who should we listen to - priests, doctors, cousellors, or ourselves? Has psychology replaced religion in telling us how to die? This provocative book takes a sociological look at the revival of interest in death, focusing on the hospice movement and bereavement counselling. It will be required reading for anyone interested in the sociology of death and caring for the dying, the dead or bereaved.


The Revival of Death Reviews

  • Paul

    Simply the best review of the post modern nature of death and loss available