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Deeply into the bone : re-inventing rites of passage /

Over the past two decades, North Americans have become increasingly interested in understanding and reclaiming the rites that mark significant life passages. In the absence of meaningful rites of passage, we speed through the dangerous intersections of life and often come to regret missing an opport...

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Main Author: Grimes, Ronald L., 1943-
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, ℗♭2000.
Series: Life passages.
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Related Items: Print version:: Deeply into the bone.
Summary: Over the past two decades, North Americans have become increasingly interested in understanding and reclaiming the rites that mark significant life passages. In the absence of meaningful rites of passage, we speed through the dangerous intersections of life and often come to regret missing an opportunity to contemplate a child's birth, mark the arrival of maturity, or meditate on the loss of a loved one.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (ix, 384 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 359-367) and index.
ISBN: 9780520929630
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