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The Resource After we die : the life and times of the human cadaver, Norman L. Cantor

After we die : the life and times of the human cadaver, Norman L. Cantor

Label
After we die : the life and times of the human cadaver
Title
After we die
Title remainder
the life and times of the human cadaver
Statement of responsibility
Norman L. Cantor
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cantor, Norman L
Index
index present
LC call number
K564.H8
LC item number
C36 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dead bodies (Law)
  • Human body
  • Dead
  • Burial laws
  • Offenses against the person
  • Sacrilege
  • Cadaver
  • Bioethical Issues
  • Civil Rights
  • Human Body
  • Jurisprudence
  • Ownership
  • Personal Autonomy
  • Tissue and Organ Procurement
Label
After we die : the life and times of the human cadaver, Norman L. Cantor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When does a person become a corpse? -- The human nature of a cadaver -- The legal status of the postliving : do corpses have rights? -- Decomposition of the body and efforts to slow its disintegration -- Final disposal of human remains -- Eternal preservation of the deceased : literally and figuratively -- The cadaver as supplier of used body parts -- The cadaver as teacher, research subject, or forensic witness -- The cadaver as parent -- Body snatching, then and now -- Desecration of human remains -- Public display and the dignity of human remains -- Don't neglect the fate of your remains
Control code
587130527
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 372 pages
Isbn
9781589016958
Isbn Type
(hard. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010012452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)587130527
Label
After we die : the life and times of the human cadaver, Norman L. Cantor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When does a person become a corpse? -- The human nature of a cadaver -- The legal status of the postliving : do corpses have rights? -- Decomposition of the body and efforts to slow its disintegration -- Final disposal of human remains -- Eternal preservation of the deceased : literally and figuratively -- The cadaver as supplier of used body parts -- The cadaver as teacher, research subject, or forensic witness -- The cadaver as parent -- Body snatching, then and now -- Desecration of human remains -- Public display and the dignity of human remains -- Don't neglect the fate of your remains
Control code
587130527
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 372 pages
Isbn
9781589016958
Isbn Type
(hard. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010012452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)587130527

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