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After Life: Ways we think about death

by Merrie-Ellen Wilcox

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2018
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9781459813885
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Condition: clean copy. Content: This book takes a straightforward look at the questions we all have about dying. It examines death myths from different cultures, the science behind dead bodies, and the ways people around the world honor their loved ones who have died. 88 pages, glossary, resources, index, richly illustrated with colour photographs.
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Studia Varia

by E G D Murray, FRSC

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Published
1957
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Condition: clean copy, some wear on the dust jacket. Content; 11 essays which are a selection by Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada on subjects of general cultural interest. The majority of the papers were presented at the annual meeting of the Society in 1956. 126 pages.
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You Never Call! You Never Write!

by Joyce Antler

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Published
February 26, 2007
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9780195147872
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Condition: clean copy. Content: The author provides an illuminating and often amusing history of one of the best-known figures in popular culture - the Jewish Mother. Whether drawn as self-sacrificing or manipulative, in countless films, novels, radio and television programs, stand-up comedy, and psychological and historical studies, she appears as a colossal figure, intensely involved in the lives of her children. 322… Read more
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Visual Display Culture Beyond Appearances (Discussions in Contemporary Culture)

by Lynne Cooke and Peter Wollen, editors

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Published
May 1995
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Good
ISBN
9780941920322
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$7.63

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'Visual Display'explores the politics of visual representation through provocative essays by a distinguished group of scholars, historians, cultural critics, and curators. The essays, which span a broad range of subjects, including sci'fi movie making, moder medical inaging, tourist art, politico-economic charting, eighteenth-century cabinets of curiosity, and museology, seek to uncover how different cultural contexts translate the meaning of visual information.… Read more
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