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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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Friday, Jul 19, 2013 - 11:00 PM    "Child" Children often understand that death is a changed state of being, but not how final it is. Between the ages of seven and ten, their questions about death become more frequent and complicated. In this program, we look at children. D
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Friday, Jul 19, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Child" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jul 19, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Grief and Bereavement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jul 20, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Child" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jul 20, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Grief and Bereavement" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jul 26, 2013 - 11:00 PM "Death Rituals" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Friday, Jul 26, 2013 - 11:30 PM "Good Death" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jul 27, 2013 - 11:00 AM "Death Rituals" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Saturday, Jul 27, 2013 - 11:30 AM "Good Death" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013 - 12:00 AM "What Is Death?" (LEARN/CREATE)
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Tuesday, Dec 31, 2013 - 12:30 AM "Dying Person" (LEARN/CREATE)
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