Ghosts: Appearances of the Dead & Cultural Transformation

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How have apparitions of the dead appeared in Western culture over the centuries? How has that appearance changed? Why has that appearance changed? These are the questions Ronald C. Finucane, late Distinguished Professor of History at Oakland University in Auburn Hills, Michigan, tackles in his book Ghosts: Appearances of the Dead and Cultural Formation. The answers he […]

Book Review: Ghosts

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By Michael Kleen Trueillinoishaunts.com R.C. Finucane, Ghosts: Appearances of the Dead & Cultural Transformation. Non-Fiction. ISBN-10: 1-57392-068-1. (Amherst: Prometheus Books, 1996). How have apparitions of the dead appeared in Western culture over the centuries? How has that appearance changed? Why has that appearance changed? These were the questions Ronald C. Finucane tackled in his book […]

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