Health Sociology/Death and Dying

A talk around death and dying by healthcare professionals, discussing issues from the patient to society. Created by FinalFlingUK and the Institute for Research & Innovation in Social Services (2012).

Further reading edit


  • Bauman, Z. (1992). Mortality, Immortality and Other Life Strategies. Cambridge: Polity Press.
  • Berger, P. (1970). A rumour of angels : modern society and the rediscovery of the supernatural. London: Allen Lane.
  • Berger, P. (1990). The Sacred Canopy, Elements of a Sociological Theory of Religion. New York: Anchor Books.
  • Durkheim, E. (2001). The Elementary Forms of Religious Life. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Elias, N. (1985). The Loneliness of the Dying. Oxford: Blackwell.