Published: Nick MacMurray and Robert Futrell

Nick MacMurray and Robert Futrell (both Sociology) recently published "Ecological Death Reform and Death System Change" in Omega: Journal of Death and Dying. They explain how ecologically-minded spiritualists, designers, scientists, and entrepreneurs link past traditions with new technologies to develop more environmentally-sensitive and humanistic alternatives to standard death and dying practices. MacMurray is a Ph.D. candidate.

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