ERIC Number: EJ264033
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Degree of Closeness: Does it Affect the Bereaved's Attitudes toward Selected Funeral Practices?
Swanson, Elizabeth A.; Bennett, Teresa F.
Omega: Journal of Death and Dying, v13 n1 p43-50 1982-83
Investigated attitudes of bereaved individuals toward selected funeral practices. Correlated sex, closeness to deceased, and religious preference to timing of the death, viewing at funeral home and location of funeral service. Found closeness of relationship to deceased emerged as a significant variable in assessing attitudes toward certain funeral practices. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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