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Descriptor in English: Thanatology
Descriptor in Spanish: Tanatología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tanatologia
Descriptor in French: Thanatologie
Tree number(s): K01.752.827
Scope note: The study of the theory, philosophy, and doctrine of death.
Annotation: "the study of the theory, philosophy & doctrine of death"; do not confuse with DEATH, the physiol concept
Allowable Qualifiers: HI history
Online Note: search DEATH 1974
History Note: 90(75); was see under DEATH 1974-89
See also the descriptors: Death MeSH
DeCS UI: 27854
Descriptor UI: D013795
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/07/11
Thanatology - Preferred
Concept UI M0021270
Scope note The study of the theory, philosophy, and doctrine of death.
Preferred term Thanatology



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