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User Review – Flag as inappropriate This book is a jumble of random stories, facts and figures.
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Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. Every page was painful to read. Very scrambled as if it was just getting the thoughts on paper without editing once.
Hard to follow the author’s train of thought.
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How to write a great review. Gary Arr rated it really liked it Nov 25, New edition of a text which examines our relationship to death by drawing upon scholarship and research as well as on the words of people who have found themselves in the middle of death-related situations.
Cheryl rated it liked it Jan 18, Dharma of the Dead. He was most interested in fields of psychological study that barely existed at the time: Death, Society and Human Experience 1-download.
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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. Death, Society, and Human Experience. Our Changing Journey to the End: Death, Grief, and Mourning.
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 experiwnce packing a lot of valuable materials into one convenient title.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. 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. This was a great textbook that went along with a great class. I had no idea that death and dying entailed so many dimensions.
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He has also served as editor of the Macmillan Encyclopedia of Death and Dying, and two previous encyclopedias. 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. What’s Wrong With Assisted Suicide. In a number of instances, the author offers his interpretation and commentary, as in discussing the topics of assisted suicide, the right-to-die, and abortion.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. While it was very comprehensive and had a lot of fantastic information about all aspects of death and dying, I had to wade through endless pages of random filler to get to it. Kastenbaum shows how individual and societal attitudes influence both how and when we die and how we live and deal with the knowledge of death and loss.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. With Dick Kalish, he founded Omegathe first peer-reviewed journal focused on death-related issues. Mortality and Beyond in the Online Age. I think one of the most important aspects of death education is questioning and exploring one’s own beliefs and perspectives.
Alex rated it liked it Jan kastnbaum, He was most interested in fields of psychological study that barely existed at the time: This landmark text draws on contributions from 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.