Anthropology: Netherlands

Heessels, M. & Venbrux, E. 2009

‘Secondary burial in the Netherlands: rights, rites and motivations’, Mortality, 14:2, 119-132.

Peelen, J. 2009

‘Reversing the past: monuments for stillborn children’, Mortality, 14:2, 173-186.

Quartier, T. 2013

‘On the borders of death: dimensions of Dutch mourning rituals’, in E. Venbrux, T. Quartier, C. Venhost & B. Mathijssen (eds) Changing European Deathways, Wien: Lit Verlag, 191-212.


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