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Dying and death in Canada

Northcott, Herbert C.

Dying and death in Canada

by Northcott, Herbert C.

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Published by Garamond Press in Aurora, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death -- Canada.,
  • Death -- Social aspects -- Canada.,
  • Death -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHerbert C. Northcott and Donna M. Wilson.
    ContributionsWilson, Donna M. 1955-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p.
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22144305M

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    Here we have our book recommendations on death and dying. Professor Dame Sue Black, one of the world’s leading anatomists and forensic anthropologists (the science of understanding the life of an individual by studying his/her mortal remains) chooses her best books on choices are diverse, from Death, Dissection and the Destitute: The Politics of the Corpse in Pre-Victorian Britain.   The surgeon Atul Gawande argues in his best-selling book “Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End” that this medicalized view of death frequently results in people dying in institutions, cut off from their loved ones and comforts. “I am in a profession that has succeeded because of its ability to fix,” he writes.

    The entire book has been thoroughly revised and updated, integrating the most recent theory and literature on death and Northcott is Professor of Sociology at the University of Alberta. He is the author of Aging in Alberta (Detselig, ). Canada Post. Contact Canada Post to forward the mail of the deceased person to a new address. Royal Canadian Mounted Police. Visit the inherited firearms webpage to learn what to in the event of a death. Check whether you are eligible for benefits. The family of the deceased person may be eligible for benefits from the Government of Canada.


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