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Death: A Personal Understanding

Gain a greater understanding of death and dying through case studies and moving personal stories of people facing their own death or the death of a loved one. This series explores a wide range of North American cultural perspectives on death within the context of current issues, including AIDS, death by violence, suicide, assisted suicide, hospice care, end-of-life decision making, and how children react to death. Leading authority Robert J. Kastenbaum guides you sensitively through these topics. This series is appropriate for courses in allied health, psychology, sociology, religion, and death studies.

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Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 - 11:30 PM    "Dying Person" When we are told that we are terminally ill, we are defined, more than ever, by the limits of our bodies. In this program, we meet three women. D
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Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 - 11:00 PM "What Is Death?" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Dying Person" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 - 11:00 AM "What Is Death?" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 21, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Dying Person" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Oct 27, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Facing Mortality" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Oct 27, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Deathbed" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 28, 2012 - 11:00 AM "Facing Mortality" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Oct 28, 2012 - 11:30 AM "Deathbed" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 3, 2012 - 11:00 PM "Fear of Death and Dying" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Nov 3, 2012 - 11:30 PM "Sudden Death" (LEARN/CREATE)
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