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Foster, L. and Woodthorpe, K., eds., 2016. Forthcoming. Death and Social Policy in Challenging Times. Basingstoke, U. K.: Palgrave Macmillan.

Walker, J., Payne, S., Smith, P. and Jarrett, N., eds., 2007. Psychology for Nursing and the Caring Professions (3rd Ed). Maidenhead, U. K.: Open University Press.

Johnson, M., ed., 2005. The Cambridge handbook of age and ageing. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press.

Hockey, J., Komaromy, C. and Woodthorpe, K., eds., 2010. The Matter of Death: Space, place and materiality. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Troyer, J., 2016. Forthcoming. Technologies of the Human Corpse. North Carolina, U. S. A.: University of North Carolina Press. (Series in Social Medicine)

Book Sections

Bengtson, V. L., Putney, N. M. and Johnson, M., 2005. The problem of theory in gerontology today. In: The Cambridge Handbook of Age and Ageing. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 3-20.

Bengtson, V., Putney, N. and Johnson, M., 2005. Are theories of ageing possible? In: The Cambridge Handbook of Age and Ageing. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, pp. 3-20.

Brennan, M. and Woodthorpe, K. V., 2014. Sociology. In: Brennan, M., ed. The A-Z of Death and Dying. Westport, CT.: Greenwood Publishing.

Gittings, C. and Walter, T., 2010. Rest in peace? Burial on private land. In: Sidaway, J. and Maddrell, A., eds. Deathscapes: Spaces For Death Dying And Bereavement. Aldershot: Ashgate.

Johnson, M., 2005. Ageing in the modern world. In: The Cambridge Handbook of Age and Ageing. Cambridge, New York: Cambridge University Press, xxi-xxvi.

Johnson, M., 2009. Procession of the generations: Are we still travelling together? In: Rogne, L., Estes, C., Grossmann, B., Hollister, B. and Solway, E., eds. Social Insurance and Social Justice: Social Security, Medicare and the campaign against entitlements. New York: Springer, pp. 25-45.

Johnson, M., 2005. The contribution of ageing research to an understanding of social change. In: Amann, A. and Majce, G., eds. Soziologie in interdisziplinaren Netzwerken. Vienna: Bohlau Verlag, pp. 107-118.

Johnson, M., 2013. Biography and generation : spirituality and biographical pain at the end of life in old age. In: Silverstein, M. and Giarusso, R., eds. Kinship and Cohort in an Aging Society. Baltimore, U. S. A.: John Hopkins University Press, pp. 176-190.

Johnson, M., 2008. Spirituality, Finitude and Theories of the Lifespan. In: Bengtson, V. L., Silverstein, M., Putney, N. and Gans, D., eds. Handbook of Theories of Aging. New York: Springer, pp. 659-674.

MacConville, U. and McQuillan, R., 2011. Potent reminders: an examination of repsonses to roadside memorials in Ireland. In: Hockey, J., Komaromy, C. and Woodthorpe, K., eds. The Matter of Death. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 195-207.

Moncur, W., Bikker, J., Kasket, E. and Troyer, J., 2012. From death to final disposition: Roles of technology in the post-mortem interval. In: CHI '12 Proceedings of the 2012 ACM annual conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. ACM, pp. 531-540.

Troyer, J., 2012. War without Death: America's Ingenious Plan to Defeat Enemies without Bloodshed. In: Davies, D. and Park, C. W., eds. Emotion, Identity and Death. Ashgate.

Troyer, J. E., 2013. Defining personhood to death. In: Hagger, L. and Woods, S., eds. A Good death? Law and Ethics in Practice. Farnham, U. K.: Ashgate, pp. 41-54.

Valentine, C. A., 2008. Contemporary perspectives on grief and bereavement. In: Jupp, P., ed. Death Our Future: Christian Theology and Funeral Practice. London: Epworth Press, pp. 55-67.

Valentine, C. and Bauld, L., 2016. Forthcoming. Marginalised Deaths and Social Policy. In: Death and Social Policy. Palgrave.

Valentine, C., Templeton, L. and Velleman, R., 2015. Forthcoming. There are limits on what you can do biographical reconstruction by those bereaved by alcohol-related deaths. In: Thurnell_Read, T., ed. Drinking Dilemmas. Routledge. (Sociological Futures)

Valentine, C. A., 2009. Ancestor Veneration, Japanese. In: Bryant, C. D. and Peck, D. L., eds. Encyclopaedia of Death and Human Experience. Vol. 1. London: Sage, pp. 45-48.

Walter, J., 2013. Eighteen ways to view a dead body. In: Venbrux, E., Quartier, T., Vernhorst, C. and Mathijssen, B., eds. Changing European Death Ways. Zurich: Lit Verlag, pp. 71-84.

Walter, J. and Sayer, D., 2016. Forthcoming. Digging the dead in a digital media age. In: Archaeologists and the Dead. Oxford, U. K.: Oxford University Press.

Walter, T., 2009. La Visibilité des Morts dans la Société Moderne. In: Proceedings of the Dying and Death in 18th - 21st century Europe International Conference. Cluj-Napoca: Accent, pp. 11-18.

Walter, T., 2009. Mediator deathwork. In: Gunaratnam, Y. and Oliviere, D., eds. Narrative and Stories in Health Care. Oxford, U. K.: Oxford University Press, pp. 143-158.

Walter, T., 2009. Communicating with the dead. In: Bryant, C. and Peck, D., eds. Encyclopedia of Death and the Human Experience. Vol. 1. London: Sage, pp. 216-219.

Walter, T., 2009. Dark tourism: mediating between the dead and the living. In: Sharpley, R. and Stone, P. R., eds. The Darker Side of Travel: The Theory and Practice of Dark Tourism. Bristol, U. K.: Channel View Publications, pp. 39-55. (Aspects of Tourism)

Walter, T., 2006. Disaster, modernity, and the media. In: Death and Religion in a Changing World. Armonk, N.Y.: M. E. Sharpe, pp. 265-282.

Walter, T., 2006. Funerals: the emerging culture of choice. In: A Good Funeral. Vol. 14. Solihull: Foundation of Lady Katherine Leveson, pp. 4-10. (Leveson Papers)

Walter, T., 2015. Imag(in)ing the Dead as Angels. In: Malady and Mortality. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Walter, T., 2009. Mediator deathwork 1. In: Gunaratnam, Y. and Oliviere, D., eds. Narrative and Stories in Health Care: Illness, dying and bereavement. Oxford University Press.

Walter, T., 2015. Secularisation. In: Parkes, C. M., Laungani, P. and Young, W., eds. Death and Bereavement Across Cultures, (2nd ed.). Abingdon, U. K.: Routledge, pp. 133-148.

Walter, T., 2014. Sociological Perspectives. In: Stillion, J. M. and Attig, T., eds. Death, Dying and Bereavement. Springer.

Walter, T., 2008. The new public mourning. In: Stroebe, M. S., Hansson, R. O., Schut, H. and Stroebe, W., eds. Handbook of Bereavement Research and Practice: Advances in Theory and Intervention. Washinton DC: American Psychological Association.

Walter, T. and Gittings, C., 2010. What will the neighbours say? Reactions to field and garden burial. In: Hockey, J., Komaromy, C. and Woodthorpe, K., eds. The Matter of Death: Space, Place and Materiality. Palgrave Macmillan, pp. 165-177.

Woodthorpe, K. V., 2014. Public Death. In: Brennan, M., ed. The A-Z of Death and Dying. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing.

Woodthorpe, K., 2012. Baby gardens: A privilege or predicament? In: Earle, S., Komaromy, C. and Layne, L., eds. Understanding Reproductive Loss: Perspectives on Life, Death and Fertility. Farnham: Ashgate.

Woodthorpe, K., 2009. Cosmetic Restoration. In: Bryant, C. D. and Peck, D. L., eds. Encyclopedia of Death and the Human Experience. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Woodthorpe, K., 2009. Death Mask. In: Bryant, C. D. and Peck, D. L., eds. Encyclopedia of Death and the Human Experience. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Woodthorpe, K., 2009. Pre-need Arrangments. In: Bryant, C. D. and Peck, D. L., eds. Encyclopedia of Death and the Human Experience. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Woodthorpe, K., 2010. Private grief in public spaces: Interpreting memorialisation in the contemporary cemetery. In: Hockey, J., Komaromy, C. and Woodthorpe, K., eds. The Matter of Death: Space, place and materiality. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.

Woodthorpe, K., 2010. Revisiting taboo: Buried bodies in an East London Cemetery. In: Maddrell, A. and Sidaway, J., eds. Deathscapes. Farnham, Surrey: Ashgate.


Abel, J., Bowra, J., Walter, T. and Howarth, G., 2011. Compassionate community networks : Supporting home dying. BMJ Supportive & Palliative Care, 1 (2), pp. 129-133.

Bauld, L., Templeton, L., Silver, K., McKell, J., Novak, C. and Hay, G., 2013. Pathways back to work for problem alcohol users. Policy Studies, 34 (3), pp. 360-376.

Borgstrom, E. and Walter, T., 2015. Choice and compassion at the end of life:A critical analysis of recent English policy discourse. Social Science and Medicine, 136-137, pp. 99-105. Item availability may be restricted.

Borgstrom, E. and Woodthorpe, K. V., 2013. DDB 2012 Report for Journal of Illness, Crisis & Loss. Illness, Crisis, & Loss, 21 (3), pp. 249-250.

Brown, L. and Walter, T., 2014. Towards a social model of end of life care. British Journal of Social Work, 44 (8), pp. 2375-2390. Item availability may be restricted.

Chen, H., Komaromy, C. and Valentine, C., 2015. From hope to hope : the experience of older Chinese people with advanced cancer. Health, 19 (2), pp. 154-171.

Draper, A., Day, E., Garrood, E. and Smith, P., 2013. Patients and carers experience of living with a complex neurological and palliative diagnosis. Mortality, 18 (3), pp. 270-289.

Foster, L. and Woodthorpe, K., 2012. A golden silence? Acts of remembrance and commemoration at UK football games. Journal of Sport and Social Issues, 36 (1), pp. 50-67.

Foster, L. and Woodthorpe, K., 2013. What cost the price of a good send off? The challenges for British state funeral policy. Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, 21 (1), pp. 77-89.

Gittings, C. and Walter, T., 2009. Garden burial : Resting in peace? Funeral Director Monthly, 92 (10), pp. 26-27.

Hass, J. and Walter, T., 2007. Parental grief in three societies: networks and religion as social supports in mourning. Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying, 54 (3), pp. 179-198.

Johnson, M., 2008. End of life care is our business. Editorial. Healthcare Business

Johnson, M., 2010. Learning and unlearning for end of life care in care homes. International Journal of Education and Ageing, 1 (1), pp. 53-66.

Johnson, M. and Percival, J., 2013. End-of-life care in nursing homes and care homes. Nursing Times, 108 (12), pp. 20-22.

MacConville, U., 2006. Mapping religion and spirituality in an Irish palliative care setting. Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 53 (1-2), pp. 137-152.

MacConville, U., 2010. Roadside memorials: making grief visible. Bereavement Care, 29 (3), pp. 34-36.

MacConville, U. and McQuillan, R., 2009. A figurational approach : Views of communication and awareness of death and dying in Ireland. Irish Journal of Sociology, 17 (2), pp. 41-55.

MacConville, U. and McQuillan, R., 2005. Continuing the tradition: roadside memorials in Ireland. Archaeology Ireland, 19 (1), pp. 26-30.

Meyer, M. and Woodthorpe, K., 2008. The material presence of absence: A dialogue between museums and cemeteries. Sociological Research Online, 13 (5).

Phillips, D., Hagan, T., Bodfield, E., Woodthorpe, K. and Grimsley, M., 2008. Exploring the impact of group work and mentoring for multiple heritage children's self-esteem, well-being and behaviour. Health & Social Care in the Community, 16 (3), pp. 310-321.

Robson, P. and Walter, T., 2012. Hierarchies of loss: a critique of disenfranchised grief. Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 66 (2), pp. 97-119.

Troyer, J. E., 2010. Technologies of the HIV/AIDS Corpse. Medical Anthropology, 29 (2), pp. 129-149.

Turner-Cobb, J. M., Smith, P. C., Ramchandani, P., Begen, F. M. and Padkin, A., 2015. Forthcoming. The acute psychobiological impact of the intensive care experience on relatives. Psychology, Health & Medicine

Valentine, C., 2006. Academic constructions of bereavement. Mortality, 11 (1), pp. 57-78.

Valentine, C. A., Bauld, L. and Walter, J. A., 2016. Forthcoming. Bereavement following substance misuse:a disenfranchised grief. Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying

Valentine, C., 2007. The "moment of death". Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 55 (3), pp. 219-236.

Valentine, C. A., 2009. A Contemporary Ars Moriendi? Death Studies, 33 (4), pp. 382-388.

Valentine, C. A., 2010. Identity and the Good Death in the Narratives of Bereaved Japanese People. Grief Matters: The Australian Journal of Grief and Bereavement, 13 (3), pp. 82-86.

Valentine, C. A., 2009. Japanese ambivalence about traditional mourning requirements. Pharos International: the Official Journal of the Cremation Society of Great Britain and the International Cremation Federation, 2009 (Autumn), pp. 42-43.

Valentine, C. A., 2010. The role of the corpse in bereavement. Funeral Director Monthly, 93 (11).

Walter, J. A., 2014. On death and media. Thanatos, 2 (2).

Walter, J. and Bailey, T., 2015. Forthcoming. Funerals against death. Mortality

Walter, T., 2009. Grief and the Separation of Home and Work. Death Studies, 33 (5), pp. 402-410.

Walter, T., 2008. To see for myself: informed consent and the culture of openness. Journal of Medical Ethics, 34 (9), pp. 675-678.

Walter, T., 2015. Communication media and the dead:from the Stone Age to Facebook. Mortality, 20 (3), pp. 215-232. Item availability may be restricted.

Walter, T., 2008. Death in Britain Today. Self and Society, 36 (2), pp. 9-16.

Walter, T., 2009. Eating and drinking : After the funeral, or before? Funeral Director Monthly, 92 (9), pp. 58-59.

Walter, T., 2010. Grief and culture: a checklist. Bereavement Care, 29 (2), pp. 5-9.

Walter, T., 2012. How people who are dying or mourning engage with the arts. Music and Arts in Action, 4 (1), pp. 73-98.

Walter, T., 2009. Jade's dying body: the ultimate reality show. Sociological Research Online, 14 (5).

Walter, T., 2007. Modern grief, postmodern grief. International Review of Sociology, 17 (1), pp. 123-134.

Walter, T., 2008. Mourners and mediums. Bereavement Care, 27 (3), pp. 47-50.

Walter, T., 2007. Mourners and mediums. Theology, 110 (854), pp. 92-100.

Walter, T., 2015. New mourners, old mourners : online memorial culture as a chapter in the history of mourning. New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia, 21 (1-2), pp. 10-24.

Walter, T., 2014. Organizations and death:A view from death studies. Culture and Organization, 20 (1), pp. 68-76.

Walter, T., 2008. Sociology of death. Sociology Compass, 2 (1), pp. 317-336.

Walter, T., 2016. Forthcoming. The angelic dead : bereavement and vernacular religion in the 21st century. Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 73 (1).

Walter, T., 2006. What is complicated grief? A social constructionist answer. Omega: The Journal of Death and Dying, 52 (1), pp. 71-79.

Walter, T., Hourizi, R., Moncur, W. and Pitsillides, S., 2011. Does the internet change how we die and mourn? Overview and analysis. Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 64 (4), pp. 275-302.

Woodthorpe, K., 2011. Researching death: methodological reflections on the management of critical distance. International Journal of Social Research Methodology, 14 (2), pp. 99-109.

Woodthorpe, K., 2010. Public dying : Death in the media and Jade Goody. Sociology Compass, 4 (5), pp. 283-294.


Komaromy, C. and Woodthorpe, K., 2011. Investigating mortuary services in hospital settings. Other. Unkown Publisher.

Walter, T. and Davies, D., 2008. Christian funerals in a changing society : a call to research and reflection. Other. The Churches Funeral Group, London.

Woodthorpe, K. V., 2014. I can't afford to die : Addressing funeral poverty. Other. International Longevity Centre.

Woodthorpe, K., Cox, S., Tyrell, B. and , S. L. D., 2011. The Trouble with Dying: the Sun Life Direct Cost of Dying Survey 2011. Other. Bristol: Axa Sun Life Direct.

Conference or Workshop Items

MacConville, U., 2012. Harnessing the invisible: the transfomative potential of near-to-death experiences in death, dying and bereavement. In: Afterlife Awareness Conference, 2012-03-09 - 2012-03-11, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

MacConville, U., 2013. Interpreters in palliative care: 'on speaking terms-matters of life and death'. Submitted to: Irish Association for Palliative Care Research and Education Conference, 2013-02-07 - 2013-02-07, Dublin.

MacConville, U., 2013. The manner of parting: exploring understandings of a 'good death' and spiritual care in Irish palliative care. In: Northwest Hospice Conference, 2013-04-11 - 2013-04-11, Sligo.

Smith, P. C., Osborn, M. and Turner-Cobb, J. M., 2012. The big secret, the big lie:unpreparedness for the experience of recovery. In: British Psychosocial Oncology Society (BPOS), 2012, 2012-01-19 - 2012-01-20, Leeds.

Smith, P. C., Osborn, M., Chan, L. C. and Turner-Cobb, J. M., 2011. Afterwards....provision of support in the recovery from cancer treatment. In: Cancer Research at Bath (CR@B) Meeting, 2011, 2011-11-09, Bath.

Troyer, J., 2009. A labor of death and a labor against death: Memorial tattoos in late modernity. In: Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying Symposium, 2009-06-26, University of Birmingham.

Troyer, J., 2009. Defining personhood to death. In: Society for Social Studies of Science Annual Meeting, 2009-10-01, Washington, DC.

Troyer, J., 2009. War without death: America's ingenious plan to defeat its enemies without bloodshed. In: 9th International Meeting on the Social Context of Death, Dying and Disposal, 2009-09-09 - 2009-09-12, Centre for Death and Life Studies, University of Durham.

Turner-Cobb, J. M., Smith, P. C., Ramchandani, P., Begen, F. M. and Padkin, A., 2013. Acute psychobiological impact of the intensive care experience in relatives of patients : a mixed methods feasibility study. In: BPS Division of Health Psychology, 2013-09-11 - 2013-09-13, Brighton.

Turner-Cobb, J. M., Smith, P. C., Ramchandani, P., Begen, F. M. and Padkin, A., 2013. Diurnal cortisol rhythmicity in the intensive care setting : the acute stress experience in relatives of patients. In: International Society of PsychoNeuroEndocrinology (ISPNE), 2013, 2013-08-20 - 2013-08-22, Leiden.

Valentine, C. A. and Templeton, L., 2013. When drink kills:Biographical construction by those left behind. In: British Sociological Association Alcohol Study Group; Drinking Dilemmas Conference, 2013-12-12 - 2013-12-12, Cardiff.

Walter, J. A., 2013. Bereavement following drug/alcohol addiction. In: Cruse Bereavement Care Conference, 2013-07-08 - 2013-07-08.

Walter, J. A., 2014. Keynote address:death by drug/alcohol abuse: supporting bereaved families. In: Barts Health NHS Trust Bereavement Conference, 2014-06-16 - 2014-06-16, London.

Walter, T., 2009. Between the Living and the Dead. In: Invited Seminar Paper, 2008-01-24, School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research, University of Kent.

Walter, T., 2009. Burial - The Wider View. In: Bathwick Local History Society, 2009-11-09, Bath.

Walter, T., 2008. Celebratory Funerals. In: Talk to the Bournemouth humanists, 2008-11-08, Bournemouth.

Walter, T., 2008. Committal Matters. In: Institute of Civil Funerals Annual Conference, 2008-04-24 - 2008-04-25, Staffordshire.

Walter, T., 2009. Figuring and Refiguring Death Rites: National variations. In: Refiguring Death Rites Research Group, 2009-06-15, Radboud University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands.

Walter, T., 2008. Funerals - the missing link in palliative care. In: Day Workshop, 2008-03-03, St Christopher's Hospice, London.

Walter, T., 2009. Jade's Dying. In: Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying, Interdisciplinary Conference, 2009-06-26, University of Birmingham.

Walter, T., 2008. Landscapes of Death in the Modern West. In: Institute of Archaeology & Antiquity, 2008-01-16, University of Birmingham.

Walter, T., 2009. Panelist: 'What Are We Afraid Of?'. In: Café of Ideas, 2009-06-18, Bath.

Walter, T., 2008. The Ethics of BodyWorlds. In: Invited speech, 2008-03-18, Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester.

Walter, T., 2009. Why Different Countries Do Death Differently: A comparison of modern urban societies. In: Death & Dying in Europe between the Eighteenth and Twenty-First Century, 2009-09-25 - 2009-09-27, Alba Iulia.

Woodthorpe, K. V., 2013. From the cradle to the grave: is the ideal funeral just a dream? In: American Sociological Association 108th Annual Meeting, 2013-08-10 - 2013-08-13, New York.

Woodthorpe, K., 2012. Rights, rituals and resources: similarities and differences in welfare support for funerals. In: Mortality, Death and Dying: philosophical and social perspectives, 2012-08-22 - 2012-08-24, Helsinki.

Woodthorpe, K., 2012. The Commercial Side of Death. In: Changing Expectations of Death and Dying, 2012-11-23 - 2012-11-25, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor.

Woodthorpe, K., 2008. "And I thought you bastards, you must have thought more of your mother than that": The task of negotiating emotions and efficiency by bereavement workers. In: British Sociological Association Medical Sociology Conference 2008, 2008-09-04 - 2008-09-06, University of Sussex.

Woodthorpe, K., 2008. Blue sky thinking from six feet under: research and practice. In: Institute of Cemetery and Crematorium Management Corporate Seminar, 2008-05-01, Cranfield University.

Woodthorpe, K., 2009. Making money out of misery? Consuming bereavement services. In: British Sociological Association Annual Conference 2009: The Challenge of Global Social Enquiry, 2009-04-16, Cardiff City Hall, Cardiff, Wales.

Woodthorpe, K., 2009. Money and death: the consumption of bereavement services. In: Ninth International Conference Social Context of Death, Dying and Disposal (DDD9), 2009-09-09 - 2009-09-12, University of Durham, Durham.


Malamah-Thomas, A., 2011. The Grief of Nations: An analysis of how nations behave in the wake of loss: does it constitute grief? Thesis (Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)). University of Bath.


Thomas, G., Troyer, J. and Rumble, H., 2013. Dead & Buried project film.

Troyer, J., 2009. Death and memorial tattooing (Lecture). Minneapolis, MN USA: West Bank Social Center.

Woodthorpe, K. V., 2014. Funeral poverty in the UK: issues for policy. Bath: Institute for Policy Research, University of Bath.

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