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What’s Wrong With Assisted Suicide. The Quest for Mental Health. Never read it end to end, but found it an interesting read to pick up and spend half an hour amd from time to time.
Nevertheless, the book holds great value for guiding people down the heart-wrenching paths of death and dying. He weaves in information from various religions, cultures, philosophies and histories.
Death, Society, and Human Experience by Robert J. Kastenbaum
Sometimes I was a little annoyed with his take on major world religions and major philosophical thoughts because I felt they were more his interpretations than fact. Every page was painful to read. You’ve successfully reported this review.
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Suicide as a Dramatic Performance. Ryan Mooney rated it really liked it Jul 12, He notes that nobody has died in the two most recently premiered operas Closing Time;American Gothic, music by Kenneth LaFavebut cannot make any such promises about the next opera. Psychiatry and the Business of Madness. Christopher Moreman, who has worked in the field of death studies experiencw almost two decades specializing in afterlife beliefs and experiences, has updated this edition.
The Psychedelic Future of the Mind. He does a less thorough job of helping the reader understand the alternative approaches to death and dying as experienced by individuals with strong faith traditions in which death is seen as a transitional and transformational process rather than as a finality.
Death, Society and Human Experience. I honestly do not know how this book societ published and how this garbage could cost so much. Very glad I decided to take Death and Dying.
Kastenbaum shows how lastenbaum and societal attitudes influence both how and when we die and how we live and deal with the knowledge of death and loss. User Review – Flag as inappropriate This book is a jumble of random stories, facts and figures. Yuman it up second hand as a discard at a university book sale. No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks!
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.
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