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David Sloane

Sloane is professor in the Department of Urban Planning and Spatial Analysis in the Sol Price School of Public
Policy at the University of Southern California. He is the author of "The Last Great Necessity: Cemeteries in
American History" (1991), "Is the Cemetery Dead" (2018), and other works on commemoration and mourning.
His research also examines urban planning and public health, and health disparities and community