Read e-book online Aging and the Religious Dimension PDF

By Susan A. Eisenhandler

ISBN-10: 0865692106

ISBN-13: 9780865692107

Aging and faith has been badly missed within the box of Gerontology. This booklet, containing thirteen chapters of unique idea and examine, is dedicated to knowing where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged folks. The authors, every one specialists of their personal box, strategy this factor from their backgrounds within the social sciences and the humanities.

Overall it is a ground-breaking assortment: it truly is one of many first makes an attempt to hunt to appreciate the position that faith performs within the lives of aged folks. according to their numerous multi-disciplinary views, the authors utilize a number of qualitative and quantitative methodologies in addition to own narrative and literature to grapple with this factor. ultimately, the e-book is exclusive in that it addresses students and scholars, together with the trained layman, instead of the pro alone.

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