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Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 23 April 2021
Series: ANIMA: Critical Race Studies Otherwise
Published: 26 February 2021
Published: 27 October 2023
... in the community over the form and content of death rituals and who may participate in them. A newly built prayer hall attached to a cremation ground has offered a ritual alternative to some. To others, the idea of a corpse, the ultimate in Zoroastrian impure material, being placed into the purest fire...
Published: 17 August 2015
... left feeling ambivalent, inadequate, and even impure about the work that they have done, despite their best efforts to fulfill the standards of their profession and their personal ethical commitments. These situations are a reminder that the popularized humanitarian position of moral high ground...