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Table of Contents - Sociology Of Death And Dying
SOCIOL 316      Sociology Of Death And Dying
Examination of attitudes, behaviors and institutions related to death and dying in contemporary American society. Topics include the status of death in American society, effects of the setting on dying, interaction with the dying, funeral practices, bereavement customs, surviving spouse, and suicide.
Faculty: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Sociology