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Module 4: Cultural concepts and social ideals

Death and dying have attracted a great deal of public interest in recent years. This research area includes questions regarding how death and dying are given meaning, cultural representations of death and dying, and relevant social normalisation processes.

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Alternative religiosity and its consequences at the end of life Alternative religiosity and its consequences at the end of life http://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-lueddeckensProf. Dr. Dorothea Lüddeckens, Dr. phil. Rafael Walthert, Prof. Dr. Helmut Zander
End of life and diversity in nursing homes End of life and diversity in nursing homes http://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-znojProf. Dr. Heinzpeter Znoj, Dr. Corina Salis Gross
End-of-life in prison: legal context, institutions and actorsEnd-of-life in prison: legal context, institutions and actorshttp://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-hostettlerDr. Ueli Hostettler, Dr. Marina Richter, Prof. Dr. Nicolas Queloz
Facing the loss of a parent – how is institutional support interiorised? Facing the loss of a parent – how is institutional support interiorised? http://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-schimmelmannProf. Dr. Benno Schimmelmann, Dr. Caroline Grosser
Imagination and communication of trust at the end of life Imagination and communication of trust at the end of life http://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-buehlerProf. Dr. Pierre Bühler
Meaning in life, spirituality and personal values at the end of life Meaning in life, spirituality and personal values at the end of life http://www.nfp67.ch/en/projects/module-4-cultural-concepts-social-ideals/project-borasioProf. Dr. Gian Domenico Borasio, Dr. Mathieu Bernard, Dr. Claudia Gamondi, Dr. Florian Strasser

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