We invite submissions to the 2024 CDAS Conference on the theme of ‘Death and Communities’ - the deadline for submissions is noon 31 January 2024
Centre for Death & Society
CDAS is an internationally recognised research centre focusing on the interdisciplinary social aspects of death, dying and bereavement.
As the COVID-19 Inquiry makes headlines, sociologists at the University of Bath turn their attention to the increased pressures on inquiries to do more
Director of the Centre for Death & Society will use the Fellowship to focus on public health funerals.
Dr Sam Carr writes for The Conversation.
From our 2023 CDAS Conference our Keynote Speaker, Ruth Penfold-Mounce, presents an innovative method to teach students about death in the City of York.
A talk by Emeritus Professor Ken Doka, from the College of New Rochelle, NY, discussing new trends in understanding anticipatory and disenfranchised grief
How do we do it and what is needed? A Beatrice Godwin Memorial Lecture
This event brings together researchers and practitioners to discuss how end of life care is managed in care homes
Caitlin Doughty and John Troyer in conversation on innovations in death, dying, end of life care and dead body disposal in the 21st Century.
This InConversation interrogates the idea of 'moving on' regarding grief after loss.
Ph.D. student Sam Hooker and technology ethicist Dr Phil Olson discuss the home death and home funeral movements in the US and UK, and their efficacy.
Our members are mainly located within the Department of Social & Policy Sciences, although we welcome members from across the University of Bath.
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