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Consoling Ghosts

Stories of Medicine and Mourning from Southeast Asians in Exile

Consoling Ghosts( )
Author: Langford, Jean M.
ISBN:978-0-8166-8718-3
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Minnesota Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

Inspired by conversations with emigrants from Laos and Cambodia, ConsolingGhosts is a sustained contemplation of relationships with the dying and thedead. Jean M. Langford invites us to consider alternate ways of facing death,conducting relationships with the dead and dying, and addressing the effects ofviolence that continue to reverberate in bodies and social...
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Pages:304
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
Body, Mind & Spirit / Spiritualism
Medical / Terminal Care
Social Science / Death & Dying
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.46 x 8.424 x 0.273 Inches

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