Download Assisted Dying: An Ethnographic Murder Mystery on Florida's by Serena Nanda,Joan Gregg PDF

By Serena Nanda,Joan Gregg

Assisted death is an ethnographically-based homicide secret that makes use of the unexplained deaths of aged humans on Florida's Gold Coast as a fashion of studying American cultural values. range, immigration and the yank Dream, getting older, retirement, loss of life, and demise are only the various concerns which are illuminated. Cultural anthropologist Julie Norman is drawn deeper into the secret whilst her aunt turns into the newest sufferer. Julie's ethnographic technique and cultural views, her earlier involvement in a homicide case mentioned in The reward of a Bride: A story of Anthropology, Matrimony and Murder, in addition to the insights of Detective Mike Cardella and the Miami police division, all aid to unravel the secret. Assisted Dying engages scholars as a supplementary textual content to use innovations from the social sciences, literature, and communications to problems with present curiosity within the usa and past. the radical is a part of a well-liked stream towards utilizing substitute and artistic kinds to show educational info and ideas within the lecture room. To extra this objective, the social and cultural content material of every bankruptcy is prolonged in a bibliographic essay and dialogue questions. This ebook may be welcomed in classes on cultural anthropology, scientific anthropology, sociology, gerontology, American reports, psychology, gender, ethnic reports, and different social sciences.

Show description

Read Online or Download Assisted Dying: An Ethnographic Murder Mystery on Florida's Gold Coast PDF

Similar mystery, thriller & suspense literary fiction books

Crescent Garden

Determined, pushed, and decided, Malcolm Stance units out on a frantic quest to rescue his adolescence buddy from a grisly homicide. Visions, his prior, and the darkish corners of the French zone encompass him, turning his quest right into a intestine wrenching exploration of his very soul. sign up for Malcolm as he wanders via ghostly alleys and hidden crevices, encountering enigmatic and nefarious characters of the recent Orleans underworld.

Bollywood Storm: Book I: New York

Bollywood typhoon is a lyrical, mystical homicide secret set in Bollywood-style. With a splash of Kill invoice, this novel won't disappoint these readers awaiting motion; it’s additionally a profound meditation on self, identification, ego, intimacy, sensuality, spirituality, reputation and obscurity, privilege and loss in either jap and Western frameworks; and it’s received the 5 track and dance numbers in it, too.

Spitzeltango: Roman (German Edition)

Robert Brown, Professor für Germanistik in Iowa urban, landet in Zürich, eingeladen zu einem Vortrag über Max Frisch. In seinem früheren Leben hiess er Robert Brönimann und warfare hier in einen politischen Attentatsversuch verwickelt. Seine beiden Mitkämpfer, der pensionierte Tramführer Pippo und der gescheiterte Filmemacher und Tangotänzer Hermi, hadern mit ihrem Leben und dem Lauf der Welt.

L'artista del coltello (Italian Edition)

IL NUOVO, TRAVOLGENTE ROMANZODELL’AUTORE DI TRAINSPOTTING«Di Welsh ce n’è uno solo, e dovete leggerlo. »The Observer«Sporco, spassoso, trascinante. »Esquire«Sfrenato, esplosivo: una lettura mozzafiato. »The Sunday Mirros«C'è un piacere oscuro, speciale, nel leggere questo libro. »The TimesJim Francis è felice e realizzato: vive in California con los angeles moglie Melanie e le loro due splendide bambine, e ha da poco scoperto una vena artistica che non sospettava di avere.

Additional info for Assisted Dying: An Ethnographic Murder Mystery on Florida's Gold Coast

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.04 of 5 – based on 4 votes
 

Author: admin