What is life worth? A rough guide to valuation.

@article{Davis2012WhatIL,
  title={What is life worth? A rough guide to valuation.},
  author={Christopher R Davis},
  journal={Medical anthropology quarterly},
  year={2012},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={503-17}
}
In this speculative article, the aim is to elaborate a definition of life that is not biological, and a valuation of it that is not commodified. This is undertaken by the development of an understanding of death as a process which is embedded in the life of a community. The idea is that we can best understand what life is worth by first understanding what death means. 

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