The Resource Caring for the dead : your final act of love, Lisa Carlson

Caring for the dead : your final act of love, Lisa Carlson

Label
Caring for the dead : your final act of love
Title
Caring for the dead
Title remainder
your final act of love
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Carlson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A complete guide for those making funeral arrangements with or without a funeral director." "Funeral law for the consumer."
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Carlson, Lisa
Dewey number
393/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT3203
LC item number
.C36 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • indexes
  • handbooks
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  • Death
  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Burial laws
  • Funeral Rites
  • Death
  • Mortuary Practice
  • Burial
  • Funeral Rites
  • Death
  • Mortuary Practice
  • Burial
Label
Caring for the dead : your final act of love, Lisa Carlson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Personal stories -- What is a "traditional" American funeral? -- Managing death: necessary information -- A free funeral: starting a funeral committee in your congregation -- Cremation with dignity / by Patsy Santoro -- Body and organ donation: let the dead teach the living -- Tales from a country coroner / by Susan McIver -- Burial: public, religious, and family cemeteries -- For-profit cemeteries: no rest for the unwary -- Understanding the tricks of the funeral trade: a changing deathcare industry -- Embalming: "a beautiful memory picture"? -- Caskets & other boxes, markers & memorials --The body snatchers: preneed greed -- Federal Trade Commission: boon and boondoggle -- Funeral planning societies: a consumer's right to choose -- Caring for the dead in: [states] -- Appendix: Ethical standards, unprofessional conduct, & filing a complaint -- Consumer's guide to the FTC funeral rule -- Death certificate details -- A good neighbor's list for a time of death
Extent
1 online resource (640 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029271803
Label
Caring for the dead : your final act of love, Lisa Carlson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Personal stories -- What is a "traditional" American funeral? -- Managing death: necessary information -- A free funeral: starting a funeral committee in your congregation -- Cremation with dignity / by Patsy Santoro -- Body and organ donation: let the dead teach the living -- Tales from a country coroner / by Susan McIver -- Burial: public, religious, and family cemeteries -- For-profit cemeteries: no rest for the unwary -- Understanding the tricks of the funeral trade: a changing deathcare industry -- Embalming: "a beautiful memory picture"? -- Caskets & other boxes, markers & memorials --The body snatchers: preneed greed -- Federal Trade Commission: boon and boondoggle -- Funeral planning societies: a consumer's right to choose -- Caring for the dead in: [states] -- Appendix: Ethical standards, unprofessional conduct, & filing a complaint -- Consumer's guide to the FTC funeral rule -- Death certificate details -- A good neighbor's list for a time of death
Extent
1 online resource (640 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029271803

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