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  • Funerals in the "World of Warcraft": Religion, Polemic and Styles of Play in a Videogame Universe.
    Servais, Olivier (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 362-378.

    Discusses a funeral within an online game for a deceased player, which was interrupted by other players.

    Associated Search Terms: Internet; Funeral
  • Race differences in acceptance of cremation: Religion, Durkheim, and death in the African American community.
    Buchanan, Tom, and Paige Gabriel (2015)
    Social Compass 62:1: 22-42.

    Analyzes undergraduate student survey data; follow-up interviews. African Americans rejected cremation because traditional funerary practices comprised occasions of community solidarity.

    Associated Search Terms: Solidarity; Students, undergraduate; African Americans; Funeral
  • La liminalidad revisitada: ciclos y sucesiones en El Cajón.
    Martínez, Bárbara (2014)
    Sociedad y Religión 24/42: 12-33.

    Associated Search Terms: Argentina, Catamarca, El Cajón; Death; Funeral; Liminality
  • America's heirloom comfot song: "Amazing Grace."
    Lewis, Kevin (2013)
    Implicit Religion 16:3: 277-288.

    "Amazing Grace" transcends racial and class lines in the American South, as a comfort song, especially at funerals. Its anti-slavery origins are lost in this very transcendence into uncontested cultural space.

    Associated Search Terms: Music; United States, South; Comfort; Funeral
  • Autour des funérailles dans World of Warcraft. Ethnographie entre religion et mondes virtuels.
    Servais, Olivier (2012)
    In J.P. Delville (ed.) Mutations des religions et identités religieuses. Paris: Mame-Desclée, pp. 231-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Funeral; Internet
  • Quando lembrar é amar: tempo, espaço, memória e saudade nos ritos fúnebres católicos.
    Reesink, Misia Lins (2012)
    Etnográfica 16:2: 365-386.

    Associated Search Terms: Catholic; Funeral; Death
  • L’Acomodació de la pràctica funerària a Barcelona: diferències entre comunitats islàmiques I jueves.
    Garc?a-Romeral, Gloria, and Julia Martínez-Ariño (2012)
    Revista Catalana de Sociologia 28: 89-100.

    Associated Search Terms: Accommodation; Funeral; Islam, Spain; Jewish, Spain; Spain, Barcelona
  • "Aqui ninguém reza por ele!" trânsitos fúnebres entre o Bangladesh e Portugal.
    Mapril, José (2009)
    Horizontes Anthropológicos 15/31: 219-239.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Portugal; Bangladeshi Portuguese; Death; Migrant; Funeral
  • Les réformes funéraires et la politique religieuse de l'État chinois.
    Ling, Fang, and Vincent Goossaert (2008)
    Archives de Sciences Sociales des Religions 144: 51-73.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Funeral; China; Death
  • Flagellation and fundamentalism: (Trans)forming meaning, identity, and gender through Pakistani women's rituals of mourning.
    Hegland, Mary Elaine (1998)
    American Ethnologist 25:2: 240-266.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Pakistan; Women; Pakistan, Peshwara; Gender; Funeral; Flagellation; Ritual
  • The Eclipse of Eternity: A Sociology of the Afterlife.
    Walter, Anthony (Tony) (1996)
    New York: St. Martin's.

    Associated Search Terms: Afterlife; Funeral; Death; Secularization
  • The structure of Chinese funeral rites: Elementary forms, ritual sequence, and the primacy of performance.
    Watson, James L. (1988)
    In James L. Watson and Evelyn S. Rawski (eds.) Death Ritual in Late Imperial and Modern China. Berkeley: University of California Press, pp. 3-19.

    Associated Search Terms: Funeral; Death; China
  • The Wedding of the Dead: Ritual, Poetics, and Popular Culture in Transylvania.
    Kligman, Gail (1988)
    Berkeley: University of California Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Romania, Transylvania, Maramure?; Wedding; Ritual; Rites of passage; Popular religion; Poetry; Hegemony; Funeral
  • Clergy and Funeral Directors: An Exploration in Role Conflict.
    Bradfield, Cecil David, and R. Ann Myers (1980)
    Review of Religious Research 21:3: 343-350.

    Analyzes data from a sample of Lutheran clergy in the United States.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Death; Funeral directors; Role conflict; Lutheran, U.S.A.
  • Death in Murelaga: Funerary Ritual in a Spanish Basque Village.
    Douglass, William A. (1969)
    Seattle: Univrsity of Washington Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Funeral; Spain, Murelaga; Death; Catholic, Spain; Ritual; Basque
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