Intro Contents List of Illustrations Introduction 1. Scythe and the City: The Measure of Death 2. Guilds, Charities, and the Community Management of Death 3. Funeral Companies and the Commoditization of the Dead Body 4. A Final Resting Place: From Burial Grounds to Modern Cemeteries 5. Foreign Cemeteries and the Colonial Space of Death 6. Invisible Deaths, Silent Deaths 7. Funerals and the Price of Death 8. The Cremated Body: From Social Curse to Political Rule 9. The Management of Death under Socialism Conclusion Abbreviations Used in the Notes Notes Bibliography Index.
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Print version: Henriot, Christian Scythe and the City