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Author Everett, Holly J., 1968-

Title Roadside crosses in contemporary memorial culture / by Holly Everett
Edition 1st ed
Published Denton : University of North Texas Press, ©2002
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 145 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Memorial culture : the material response to loss -- The cross-cultural roadside cross -- Roadside memorial case studies -- Bereavement made manifest -- Cross connections, social meanings
Summary This work is a study of roadside crosses in which the author presents the history of these unique commemoratives and their relationship to contemporary memorial culture
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-138) and index
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Subject Crosses
Roadside architecture
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Death -- Social aspects
Crosses -- Texas -- Austin Region
Roadside architecture -- Texas -- Austin Region
Funeral rites and ceremonies -- Texas -- Austin Region
Death -- Social aspects -- Texas -- Austin Region
ARCHITECTURE -- Buildings -- Religious.
Death -- Social aspects.
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
Manners and customs.
Roadside architecture.
Austin (Tex.) -- Social life and customs
Texas -- Austin.
Texas -- Austin Region.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2002007706
ISBN 1417515066 (electronic bk.)
9781417515066 (electronic bk.)
9781574411508 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1574411500 (cloth ; alk. paper)