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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 e-book, containing thirteen chapters of unique thought and study, is dedicated to knowing where that faith and spirituality carry within the lives of aged folks. The authors, every one specialists of their personal box, process this factor from their backgrounds within the social sciences and the humanities.

Overall it is 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 accordance 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 booklet is exclusive in that it addresses students and scholars, together with the expert layman, instead of the pro alone.

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