SS368 Unit 3 DBP

The Unit 3 Discussion will focus on death as a type of social movement. As professionals who work in death-related industries have gained prominence, so has the awareness of the process of death and the rights of the dying.

Discussion Topic: Death Awareness Movement

Engage in on-going, productive conversation with a minimum of two of your classmates throughout the unit. Remember you will learn more with the sharing of ideas. Your grade will be based on how well your posts further the Discussions by stimulating thought and understanding in others.

After completing the Reading for Unit 3, and engaging in your own independent research, please address the following:

  1. Describe in your own words “the death awareness movement.” What are some key accomplishments of this movement? Give specific examples.
  2. Next, gives specific examples of the range of professionals who have played a role in shaping this movement over time. Do you see their role as legitimate in society? Why or why not?