SOCIAL SCIENCE: Death & Dying

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Cover: What Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam WarWhat Remains: Bringing America’s Missing Home from the Vietnam WarWagner, Sarah E.HARDCOVER11/05/2019$29.95
Cover: Values at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative CareValues at the End of Life: The Logic of Palliative CareLivne, RoiHARDCOVER06/10/2019$45.00
Cover: Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Government by Mourning: Death and Political Integration in Japan, 1603-1912Hirai, AtsukoHARDCOVER08/18/2014$49.95
Cover: Journey Through the Afterlife: Ancient Egyptian Book of the DeadJourney Through the Afterlife: Ancient Egyptian Book of the DeadTaylor, John H.PAPERBACK05/13/2013$32.50
Cover: Tombs for the Living: Andean Mortuary PracticesTombs for the Living: Andean Mortuary PracticesDillehay, Tom D.PAPERBACK11/14/2011$40.00
Cover: To Serve the Living: Funeral Directors and the African American Way of DeathTo Serve the Living: Funeral Directors and the African American Way of DeathSmith, Suzanne E.HARDCOVER02/25/2010$38.50
Cover: Death Investigation in America: Coroners, Medical Examiners, and the Pursuit of Medical CertaintyDeath Investigation in America: Coroners, Medical Examiners, and the Pursuit of Medical CertaintyJentzen, Jeffrey M.HARDCOVER10/30/2009$66.50
Cover: Regulating How We Die: The Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues Surrounding Physician-Assisted SuicideRegulating How We Die: The Ethical, Medical, and Legal Issues Surrounding Physician-Assisted SuicideEmanuel, Linda L.PAPERBACK06/30/1998$40.00
Cover: Death in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern PoetDeath in Quotation Marks: Cultural Myths of the Modern PoetBoym, SvetlanaE-DITION03/01/1991$65.00Available from De Gruyter »
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Book Club Spotlight: The Privileged Poor

As students around the world deliberate their options for further education, only made more challenging in a pandemic, we’re reminded that getting in is only half the battle. In The Privileged Poor: How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students, Anthony Abraham Jack asks how—and why—do disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges? What can schools can do differently if these students are to thrive? As back to school season begins, we spoke to two university book clubs that read and discussed The Privileged Poor this summer.