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Western Attitudes Toward Death: From the Middle Ages to the Present

Western Attitudes Toward Death: From the Middle Ages to the Present

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Reveals the change in Western man's conception and acceptance of death as evidenced in customs, literature, and art since medieval times. The Johns Hopkins Symposia in Comparative History are occasional volumes sponsored by the Department of History at The Johns Hopkins University and The Johns Hopkins University Press. Each considers, from a comparative perspective, an important topic of current historical interest and comprises original essays by leading scholars in the United States and other countries. The present volume is the fourth.



Author: Philippe Ariès
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Published: 08/01/1975
Pages: 128
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 0.34lbs
Size: 8.00h x 5.19w x 0.46d
ISBN: 9780801817625

About the Author

Philippe Ariès (1914-1984) was a French historian best known for his book Centuries of Childhood, the seminal study that launched historical scholarship on childhood and family life in the Western world.


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