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The worm at the core: on the role of death in life
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New York : Random House, [2015].
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xi, 274 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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155.937 S689 2015
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Demonstrates how an unconscious fear of death motivates nearly all human goals, behaviors, and cultures, examining the role of mortality awareness in prompting social unrest and war.

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First edition.
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English
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9781400067473, 1400067472

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-262) and index.
Description
Demonstrates how an unconscious fear of death motivates nearly all human goals, behaviors, and cultures, examining the role of mortality awareness in prompting social unrest and war.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Solomon, S., Pyszczynski, T. A., & Greenberg, J. (2015). The worm at the core: on the role of death in life. First edition. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Solomon, Sheldon, Thomas A. Pyszczynski and Jeff Greenberg. 2015. The Worm At the Core: On the Role of Death in Life. New York: Random House.

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Solomon, Sheldon, Thomas A. Pyszczynski and Jeff Greenberg, The Worm At the Core: On the Role of Death in Life. New York: Random House, 2015.

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Solomon, Sheldon., Thomas A Pyszczynski, and Jeff Greenberg. The Worm At the Core: On the Role of Death in Life. First edition. New York: Random House, 2015. Print.

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