Death and Dying

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Death and Dying
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  1. a death in nature
    something dies is buried and then what is buried spouts new life.
  2. death in ancient times
    belief that "gods" control life and death
  3. problems with burying a body and decomposition
    • animals dig up the bodies
    • flooding uncovers bodies
    • grave robbers
    • temp and chemistry of soil
  4. Revenant
    visible ghosts that terrorize the living
  5. vampires
    • crude smelly creatures
    • explained savage attacks and other mysterious events
  6. anemia
    • greek word for bloodlessness
    • pale
    • fainting
  7. catalepsy
    • disorder of nervous system - loss of voluntary motion
    • could be declared dead and then recover
  8. porphyria
    • blood disease
    • cannot produce haemoglobin
    • sensitive to sunlight
    • excessive hair growth
  9. suspicions of vampire attack
    • anaemia
    • catalepsy
    • porphyria
  10. 2 views of NDEs
    • 1. proof that the human personality survives death
    • 2. phychological or neurophysiological casues
  11. Raymond Moody coined the term
    Near death experiences
  12. typical core elements of NDE
    • 1. hears new of their death
    • 2.departs from the body
    • 3.encounters SO
    • 4.returns to body
  13. accidents vs. illness NDEs
    • accidents experience life review
    • illness experience the 4 typical core elements
  14. 3 stages of NDE
    • resistance
    • life review
    • transcendence
  15. 3 theories of NDEs
    • neuropsychologicalĀ 
    • psychological - depersonalization
    • metaphysical - soul travel
  16. depersonalization
    self is confronted by mortal danger
  17. 3 stages of typical NDEs
    • terrifying - out of body travel
    • nothingness - sense of trying to prove existence
    • hellish images
  18. rebirth
    most persistent image of afterlife in the history of religion
  19. Christian scientists
    no set funeral rite because their founder denied the reality of death
  20. salvation army officers
    buried in the military uniforms and taps are blown at the grave side
  21. eschatologies
    pictures of the ultimate state, guidelines of last things

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