By Susan A. Eisenhandler
Aging and faith has been badly overlooked within the box of Gerontology. This booklet, containing thirteen chapters of unique thought and learn, is dedicated to figuring out where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged folks. The authors, every one specialists of their personal box, procedure 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 accordance with their a number of 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. eventually, the e-book is exclusive in that it addresses students and scholars, together with the proficient layman, instead of the pro alone.
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Aging and the Religious Dimension by Susan A. Eisenhandler