Year: 2002 Source: Revista Internacional de Tanatologia y Suicidio, v.2, no.3, (2002), p.13-18 SIEC No: 20021307

The author describes the relationship between religion & thanatology. The importance of an in-depth analysis of religion for the thanatologist is discussed. The vital importance of religion, however it may be defined by the patient, in facing death with acceptance, peace, & dignity is also discussed. (11 refs.)