Constructing Death: The Sociology of Dying and Bereavement
- Author: Seale, Clive (Goldsmiths, University of London)
- ISBN: 9780521595094
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Constructing Death reviews sociological, anthropological and historical studies of death, grief and mourning in order to illuminate present-day experience. It is both an introduction to the sociological study of death, dying and bereavement, and an original contribution to death studies and social theory, combining a theoretical argument with original research material. The volume will be of use to students and scholars of sociology, as well as health care practitioners.