Religion: Christian theology

Crow, M., Zori, C. & Zori, D. 2020

‘Doctrinal and physical marginality in Christian death: the burial of unbaptized infants in medieval Italy’, Religions 11:12, 678.

Jupp, P. C. 2007

‘Religious perspectives on the afterlife: origin, development and funeral rituals in the Christian tradition’, in B. Brooks-Gordon, F. Ebtehaj, J. Herring & 2 others (eds) Death Rites and Rights, Oxford: Hart Publishing, 95-116.

Pocklington, D. 2018

‘A note on the theology of burial: a settled controversy’, in R. Sandberg (ed.) Leading Works in Law and Religion, London: Routledge, 144-161.

Stannard, D. 1977

The Puritan Way of Death: a Study in Religion, Culture and Social Change, Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Thompson, V. 2004

Dying and Death in Later Anglo-Saxon England, Woodbridge: Boydell.


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