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 What Should a Course on Death and Dying Accomplish? “Death Education” in an Undergraduate Religion Course

Lucy Bregman

in Teaching Death and Dying

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195335224
eISBN:
9780199868810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335224.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter juxtaposes the enterprises of “death education” and “religious studies,” to show how these are normally defined with very different aims in mind. Death education centers upon one's own ... More


Death – Some Preliminary Reflections

Filiz Peach

in Death, 'Deathlessness' and Existenz in Karl Jaspers' Philosophy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748625352
eISBN:
9780748652426
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625352.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter provides the relevant background knowledge that will be linked with later discussions on Karl Jaspers' existential analysis of death. It explains that the human relatedness to death ... More


Death

Susan J. Stabile

in Growing in Love and Wisdom: Tibetan Buddhist Sources for Christian Meditation

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199862627
eISBN:
9780190258337
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199862627.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion

This chapter describes a Tibetan Buddhist analytic meditation that has been adapted for Christian prayer, followed by a commentary that explains the Buddhist goals for and principles underlying the ... More


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