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The Resource The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg and Tom Pyszczynski

The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg and Tom Pyszczynski

Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life
Title
The worm at the core
Title remainder
on the role of death in life
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg and Tom Pyszczynski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates how an unconscious fear of death motivates nearly all human goals, behaviors, and cultures, examining the role of mortality awareness in prompting social unrest and war
Summary
Demonstrates how an unconscious fear of death motivates nearly all human goals, behaviors and cultures, examining the role of mortality awareness in prompting social unrest and war
Tone
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10403836
Cataloging source
DLC
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Solomon, Sheldon
Dewey number
155.9/37
Index
index present
LC call number
BF789.D4
LC item number
S66 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1954-
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  • Greenberg, Jeff
  • Pyszczynski, Thomas A
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True
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  • Death
  • Fear of death
  • Terror
  • Death
  • Fear of death
  • Terror
Target audience
adult
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on the role of death in life
Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg and Tom Pyszczynski
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
Managing the terror of death -- The scheme of things -- Self-esteem: the foundation of fortitude -- Homo mortalis: from primate to human -- Literal immortality -- Symbolic immortality -- The anatomy of human destructiveness -- Body and soul: an uneasy alliance -- Death near and far -- Cracks in the shields -- Living with death
Control code
ocn890310320
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781400067473
Lccn
2014033937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)890310320
Label
The worm at the core : on the role of death in life, Sheldon Solomon, Jeff Greenberg and Tom Pyszczynski
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
Managing the terror of death -- The scheme of things -- Self-esteem: the foundation of fortitude -- Homo mortalis: from primate to human -- Literal immortality -- Symbolic immortality -- The anatomy of human destructiveness -- Body and soul: an uneasy alliance -- Death near and far -- Cracks in the shields -- Living with death
Control code
ocn890310320
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 274 pages
Isbn
9781400067473
Lccn
2014033937
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)890310320

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