By Susan A. Eisenhandler
Aging and faith has been badly missed within the box of Gerontology. This publication, containing thirteen chapters of unique concept and study, is dedicated to figuring out where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged folks. The authors, each one specialists of their personal box, method this factor from their backgrounds within the social sciences and the humanities.
Overall this can be a ground-breaking assortment: it's one of many first makes an attempt to hunt to appreciate the position that faith performs within the lives of aged individuals. in line with their a variety of multi-disciplinary views, the authors utilize numerous qualitative and quantitative methodologies in addition to own narrative and literature to grapple with this factor. eventually, the ebook is exclusive in that it addresses students and scholars, together with the trained layman, instead of the pro alone.
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Aging and the Religious Dimension by Susan A. Eisenhandler