On the deathly construction of society

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe social construction of death
Subtitle of host publicationInterdisciplinary perspectives
EditorsLeen Van Brussel, Nico Carpentier
Place of PublicationBasingstoke
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)978-1-137-39190-2
Publication statusPublished - 2014


  • death
  • mourning
  • memorials
  • melancholia
  • society
  • Iceland

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Arnason, A. (2014). On the deathly construction of society. In L. Van Brussel, & N. Carpentier (Eds.), The social construction of death: Interdisciplinary perspectives (pp. 185-201). Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.