Douglas Davies

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Douglas Davies

Prof & Director Centre for Death & Life Studies

Durham University

Durham, United Kingdom

Douglas' special research in Mormonism has resulted in the book 'An Introduction to Mormonism' and 'The Mormon Culture of Salvation'. In terms of death Studies he has edited the 'Encyclopedia of Cremation', and also written 'A Brief History of Death'. Extensive empirical research for Reusing Old Graves has been influential in relation to issues of burial reform in the UK. In terms of Christian church life he has, for example, joint edited 'Studying Local Churches: A Handbook'.

Key Subjects

Emotions, Sociological Issues, Religion, Ethical Decision Making

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English

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