Aging and the Religious Dimension by Susan A. Eisenhandler

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 examine, is dedicated to knowing where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged people. The authors, every one specialists of their personal box, technique 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 function that faith performs within the lives of aged individuals. in accordance with their numerous multi-disciplinary views, the authors utilize various 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 knowledgeable layman, instead of the pro alone.

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