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  1. Natural Burial

    Landscape, Practice and Experience

    By Andy Clayden, Trish Green, Jenny Hockey, Mark Powell

    This book unravels the many different experiences, meanings and realities of natural burial. Twenty years after the first natural burial ground opened there is an opportunity to reflect on how a concept for a very different approach to caring for our dead has become a reality: new providers, new...

    Published July 21st 2014 by Routledge

  2. Ideal Homes?

    Social Change and the Experience of the Home

    Edited by Tony Chapman, Jenny Hockey

    Ideal Homes? shows how both popular images and experiences of home life relate to the ability of society's members to produce and respond to social change. The book provides for the first time an analysis of the space of the home and the experiences of home life by writers from a wide range of...

    Published July 29th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Beyond the Body

    Death and Social Identity

    By Elizabeth Hallam, Jenny Hockey, Glennys Howarth

    Beyond the Body presents a new and sophisticated approach to death, dying and bereavement, and the sociology of the body. The authors challenge existing theories that put the body at the centre of identity. They go 'beyond the body' to highlight the persistence of self-identity even when the body...

    Published June 24th 1999 by Routledge

  4. After Writing Culture

    Epistemology and Praxis in Contemporary Anthropology

    Edited by Andrew Dawson, Jenny Hockey, Allison James

    Series: ASA Monographs

    This collection addresses the theme of representation in anthropology. Its fourteen articles explore some of the directions in which contemporary anthropology is moving, following the questions raised by the "writing culture" debates of the 1980s.It includes discussion of issues such as:* the...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Death, Gender and Ethnicity

    Edited by David Field, Dr David Field, Jenny Hockey, Neil Small

    Death, Gender and Ethnicity examines the ways in which gender and ethnicity shape the experiences of dying and bereavement, taking as its focus the diversity of ways through which the universal event of death is encountered. It brings together accounts of how these experiences are actually managed...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

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