Encyclopedia of Death

Robert Kastenbaum, Beatrice Kastenbaum

A broad vary of data is obtainable in some 130 articles, although the editors make no claims of comprehensiveness. The contributions are concise and easy with out being superficial or trite, presenting dialogue of the controversies when the necessity exists. Among the many matters lined: cremation, dying nervousness, funerals, grief, residing wills, mortality fee, homicide, near-death experiences, stillbirth, Sudden Toddler Demise Syndrome, in addition to periodicals and organizations protecting dying and dying. Every entry carries references. A effective reference for a large viewers. Annotation copyrighted by Guide Information, Inc., Portland, OR