Deering, B. 2010

‘From anti-social behaviour to x-rated: exploring social diversity and conflict in the cemetery’, in A. Maddrell, & J. Sidaway (eds) Deathscapes: Spaces for Death, Dying and Remembrance, London: Routledge, 75-94 .

Deering, B. 2014

‘In the dead of night: a nocturnal exploration of heteretopia in the graveyard’, in M. Blanco & R. Vidal (eds) The Power of Death: Contemporary Reflections on Death in Western Society, Berlin: Berghan Books, 183-197.

Giguere, J. 2018

‘“Too mean to live, and certainly in no fit condition to die” vandalism, public misbehavior, and the Rural Cemetery Movement’, Journal of the Early Republic 38:2, 293-324.


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