Crematoria in the Netherlands develop from utility buildings to places where attention is paid to death rituals, commemoration and mourning. This trend is clearly visible in policy and subsequent activities of the Tilburg Crematorium (the Netherlands). This article describes this policy and positions it in the broader context of cultural and religious developments in the Netherlands.
|Translated title of the contribution||The crematorium: a place for rituals and grief|
|Number of pages||13|
|Journal||Tijdschrift voor religie, recht en beleid|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|