Death in Scotland chapters from the twelfth century to the twenty-first (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Death in Scotland chapters from the twelfth century to the twenty-first

Author: Peter C Jupp
Publisher: Oxford Berlin Bern Wien Peter Lang [2019]
Series: Studies in the history and culture of Scotland, Volume 9
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The fifteen essays gathered in this book probe the multi-facetted role of death in Scottish history and culture. They explore personal fears of death, anxieties about Predestination, prayers for the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Konferenzschrift
Additional Physical Format: Erscheint auch als
Jupp, Peter C., 1943-
Death in Scotland
Oxford : Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publishers, 2019
Online-Ressource, 382 Seiten, 47 Illustrationen
Online-Ausgabe
(DE-101)1191649261
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter C Jupp
ISBN: 9781789972689 178997268X
OCLC Number: 1127296947
Description: xvi, 362 Seiten Illustrationen 23 cm
Contents: CONTENTS: Claire Harrill: The Death of a Queen and the Birth of a Saint: The Memorialisation and Canonisation of St Margaret of Scotland - George Thomson: Advanced Statistical Methods Identify Cultural Differences in Gravemarker Design - Victoria Hodgson: "Ubi locum meum elegi" [where I chose my place]: Noble Burial at the Medieval Cistercian Abbey of Coupar Angus - Richard Fawcett: The Architectural Setting of Prayers for the Dead in Later Medieval Scottish Churches - Catherine McMillan: Negotiating Burial in Early Modern Scotland - Domhnall Uilleam Stiubhart: Keening in the Scottish Gaidhealtachd - Cristina Gonzalez-Longo: Robert Mylne and the First Baroque Mural Monument in Greyfriars Kirkyard, 1675 147 - Rachel Bennett: "I am resolved to avoid being made a public spectacle": Suicide and the Scottish Criminal Body - Ian Campbell: Approaching the End: Hogg's Confessions - Dee Hoole: Following Death: Pauper Bodies and the Medical Schools of Aberdeen, 1832-1914 - Rosemary Hannah: The Third Marquess of Bute and the Supernatural - Maelle Duchemin-Delletier: Deadbirth or Stillbirth? Medical and Legislative Implications in the Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries - Michelle Foot: A Portrayal of Life Beyond Death: Helen Duncan's Spirit Guide and His Portrait - Glenys Caswell: Local Authority Funerals in Early Twenty-first-century Scotland - Hilary J. Grainger: Private Sector, Collective Need: The Architecture and Design of Scottish Crematoria, 1973-2018.
Series Title: Studies in the history and culture of Scotland, Volume 9
Responsibility: Peter C. Rupp and Hilary J. Grainger (eds)
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