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The Nature of Death
English Scholarship
  • Tom Montgomery-Fate, College of DuPage
Document Type
Commentary
Publication Date
1-31-2003
Abstract

Given our complex language and reasoning abilities, do human beings understand more about death and mortality than other animals...or do we just think we do? Upon witnessing the death of several small creatures, commentator Tom Montgomery-Fate reflects on what we may not know about the ending of life.

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Citation Information
Tom Montgomery-Fate. "The Nature of Death" (2003)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/montgomery_fate/12/