Mourning, Grief, and Adult Psychological Features

1. Do you think people in mourning behave differently according to their culture? In your opinion, is grief a universal emotion?

2. Since most Americans do not practice rites of passage, how do we know when adolescence ends and adulthood begins? What psychological features do we expect to see in adults?

Solution Summary

This solution discusses cultural differences in mourning and, if grief is a universal emotion. Since most Americans do not practice rites of passage, it also discusses how we do know when adolescence ends and adulthood begins, as well as the psychological features of grief expected to see in adults. Supplemented with a comparative cross cultural study on mourning.