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‘Danish churchyards as consolationscapes’, in C. Jedan, A. Maddrell & E. Venbrux (eds) Consolationscapes in the Face of Loss: Grief and Consolation in Space and Time, London: Routledge, 110-126.

Klaufus, C. 2014

‘Deathscapes in Latin America’s metropolises: urban land use, funerary transformations, and daily inconveniences’, European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 96, 99-111.

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‘The material culture of burial and its microgeography: a Luxembourg cemetery as a methodological example of an object-centred approach to quantitative material culture studies’, Journal of Material Culture, 24:3, 334-359.

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‘Mapping grief. A conceptual framework for understanding the spatial dimensions of bereavement, mourning and remembrance’, Social & Cultural Geography, 17:2, 166-188.

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‘Jewish sepulchral heritage in Silesian Voivodeship divided by the borders: similarities and differences’, Region and Regionalism, 13, 147-67.

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‘Themes from complex landscapes: Chinese cemeteries and columbaria in urban Hong Kong’, Australian Geographic Studies, 36, 21-36.

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‘Death-scapes in Taipei and Manila: a postmodernnecrogeography’, Taiwan in Comparative Perspective, 1: 23-36.

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‘The living and the dead: changing geographies of death in post-war Singapore’, Malaysian Journal of Tropical Geography, 26, 77-87.

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