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Author Kawano, Satsuki, 1966-

Title Nature's embrace : Japan's aging urbanites and new death rites / Satsuki Kawano

Publ Info Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press, [2010]
©2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  GT3331.J3 K38 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  GT3331.J3 K38 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 220 pages ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 193-210) and index
Contents The actors -- Historical perspectives -- The Grave-Free Promotion Society -- Scattering ceremonies -- Ash scattering and family relations
LC subject Cremation -- Japan
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Japan
Death -- Social aspects -- Japan
Urban elderly -- Japan -- Attitudes
ISBN 9780824833725 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780824834135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0824833724 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0824834135 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 3086022