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Gabel, T. 2016

‘Cheating death via self-immortalization: the potential of consumption-laden online memorialization to extend and link selves beyond (physical) death’, in S. Dobscha (ed.) Death in a Consumer Culture, London: Routledge, 137-154.

Roberts, P. & Vidal, L. 2000

‘Perpetual care in cyberspace: a portrait of memorials on the Web’, OMEGA – Journal of Death and Dying, 40:4, 47-70.


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