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Death and Dying: Interdisciplinary Perspectives (Anth 338 & Psyc 338): eBooks/Books

An interdiciplinary, cross-cultural study of the research and theory of death and dying, exploring cultural, historical, and contemporary issues.

eBooks/Books @ the Library

The VIU Library has eBooks on a wide range of subjects. You can access these eBooks from on or off campus using your Library ID and PIN.

Find eBooks using LibrarySearch's eBook search :


eBooks vary in their format and features depending on the platform which means options such as turning pages, saving, or printing may differ. Please contact a Librarian if you have questions. 

 

Finding print books : Once you have a search result list, you can limit your titles to print books (instead of ebooks) by selecting the option on the left sidebar under the section, Library Location. For example, selecting Nanaimo will list the print books (within this result list) that are available at the Nanaimo Campus library.

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Examples of Books about mourning, funerals, and burial customs in the VIU Library

Keywords for Topics on Death & Dying

The following are examples of keywords which can be used to search for books/ebooks on topics about Death & Dying:

thanatology
children and death
aging
terminal care
funeral/s
death and ceremonies
death and elderly
grief counseling
terminal illness
bereavement
grief or grieving
hospice
palliative care
death and culture
death and religion
death education
death and research
solace
condolence
mourning
sympathy and death
suicide/s
AIDS
euthanasia
right to die
healing
music and dying
music and death
customs of death
coping with death
cemetery/cemeteries
epitaphs
gravestone/s
burial/s
obituary
psychology and death
sociology and death
society and death
death and art
ghosts
death and medicine
death and ethics