A multiethnic identity for funeral homes. Premises and functions for an urban multi-confessional religious space for funeral rituals

Rijillo, Sara; Università Di Bologna
The prevalence of migratory strategies aimed at sedentary settlement should draw the attention of local social policies towards an attitude of cultural opening which focuses on specific themes, such as for example those relating to funeral practices. This aspect, on a par with others, has direct bearing on the core question of rooting and integration, and on the possibility of coexistence between the local receiving population and immigrant groups.For this reason, it would be desirable...