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Symbolic Loss

Peter Homans

Symbolic Loss

The Ambiguity of Mourning and Memory at Century"s End

by Peter Homans

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Published by University of Virginia Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Customs & folklore,
  • Death & Dying,
  • Psychological Aspects Of Bereavement,
  • Death And Dying (Sociological Aspects),
  • Social Science,
  • Psychology,
  • Sociology,
  • Sociology - General,
  • General,
  • Bereavement,
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies,
  • Mourning customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9710074M
    ISBN 100813919851
    ISBN 109780813919850

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Hans - Google Books. Historically, many world cultures have linked three disparate phenomena: collective loss; mourning; and the construction of monuments and cultural symbols to represent the loss over time and render it memorable, meaningful, and thereby bearable.

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It is the usual lightning-paced story with a bit of twist in every turn. It also used a variety of symbols including the double-headed eagle that symbolizes the unity of the east and the west and the red seal on its cover that represents the.

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