By Susan A. Eisenhandler
Aging and faith has been badly overlooked within the box of Gerontology. This ebook, containing thirteen chapters of unique idea and examine, is dedicated to figuring out where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged people. 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 function that faith performs within the lives of aged people. in line with their quite a few 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 informed layman, instead of the pro alone.
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Aging and the Religious Dimension by Susan A. Eisenhandler