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Q: Black Funeral Practices ( No Answer,   1 Comment )
Subject: Black Funeral Practices
Category: Relationships and Society > Cultures
Asked by: lionnyc-ga
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Posted: 30 Nov 2005 10:30 PST
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Question ID: 599558
What are the number of traditional black funerals practiced today vs.
20 years ago?

What are the signatures of the traditional black funeral?

What is the difference between the New Orleans jazz funeral and the
traditional black funeral practiced elsewhere in the country?
There is no answer at this time.

Subject: Re: Black Funeral Practices
From: sensen-ga on 07 Dec 2005 19:03 PST
hey lionnyc-ga,

i took a class on the anthropology of death a few semesters back and
we read a book that should help's called "Passed On," i think
the author's last name is holloway. anyway, it's all about african
american funeral practices from the beginning of the 20th century.

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