Death, a Cause or Effect?  It depends on your worldview.

world·view (wûrldvyoo)  n.
1. The overall perspective from which one sees and interprets the world.
2. A collection of beliefs about life and the universe held by an individual or a group.
In both senses also called Weltanschauung.

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