By Susan A. Eisenhandler
Aging and faith has been badly overlooked within the box of Gerontology. This e-book, containing thirteen chapters of unique thought and examine, is dedicated to figuring out where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged individuals. 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 really is one of many first makes an attempt to hunt to appreciate the function that faith performs within the lives of aged folks. in line with their a number 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 expert layman, instead of the pro alone.
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Aging and the Religious Dimension by Susan A. Eisenhandler