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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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Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 - 2:00 AM    "Facing Mortality" How can we prepare for death? By preparing, do we enhance or diminish our lives? A retired performer, an epidemiologist now suffering from AIDS, a young businesswoman, a Holocaust survivor, and a war journalist discuss how facing their own deaths and the deaths of others has affected. D
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Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Facing Mortality" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 11, 2012 - 2:30 AM "Deathbed" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 18, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Fear of Death and Dying" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 18, 2012 - 2:30 AM "Sudden Death" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 18, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Fear of Death and Dying" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 18, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Sudden Death" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 2:00 AM "Child" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 2:30 AM "Grief and Bereavement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 2:00 PM "Child" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Sunday, Mar 25, 2012 - 2:30 PM "Grief and Bereavement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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