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Title Death in America / Philippe Aries...[et al.] ; edited, with an introd. by David E. Stannard.

Imprint [Philadelphia] : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1975, c1974.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  306.9 D349 c.2  ---  Available
 FSCC Non-Fiction  128.5 D349 1975    ---  Available
Description xv, 158 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "Substantial portions of this book were originally published in the American quarterly."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Death and the interpretation of culture / J. Goody -- Death and the Puritan child / D. E. Stannard -- Death in the popular mind of pre-Civil War America / L. O. Saum -- Heaven our home: consolation literature in the northern United States, 1830-1880 / A. Douglas -- The cemetery as cultural institution / S. French -- Death in Mexican folk culture / P. F. Kelly -- Gates ajar: death in Mormon thought and practice / M. A. Meyers -- The reversal of death / P. Aries.
Subject Funeral rites and ceremonies
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Mexico.
Added Author Aries, Philippe.
Stannard, David E.
ISBN 0812276957 : $7.95. 0812201840 pbk.

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