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Aging, spirituality, and religion. Volume 1 : a handbook

Author: Melvin Kimble
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Fortress Press, [2003?], ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Eminent contributors from a variety of disciplines explore a range of issues affecting older people, including health concerns, pastoral care, spirituality in later life and community support.

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Genre/Form: Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Melvin Kimble
ISBN: 0800634187 9780800634186
OCLC Number: 54683454
Description: xxiv, 637 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. Religion, spirituality, and the aging person --
Religion and health in later life / Harold G. Koenig --
Religion and psychological well-being / Jeffrey S. Levin and Sheldon S. Tobin --
Religion and coping / Kenneth I. Pagament, Kimberly S. Van Haitsma, and David S. Ensing --
The continuity of the spiritual self / Robert C. Atchley --
Spiritual development in later life / Linda J. Vogel --
Mysticism / Harry R. Moody --
The development of wisdom / Fredda Blanchard-Fields and Lisa Norris --
Religion and persons of color / David Maldonado --
pt. 2. Pastoral care in an aging society --
Pastoral care / Melvin A. Kimble --
Assessment, referral and networking / James W. Ellor and Marie A. Bracki --
Pastoral care of African Americans / Anne Streaty Wimberly and Edward P. Wimberly --
Legal and financial concerns / Lori A. Stiefel and Nancy Coleman --
Ethical perspectives / Stephen Sapp --
pt. 3. Congregational ministry in an aging society --
Age-based Jewish and Christian rituals / W.A. Achenbaum --
Religious education / Henry C. Simmons --
Worship, traditions, and settings / Dosia Carlson --
A feminist perspective on aging / Martha Klein Larsen --
Congregational models / James J. Seeber --
Elements of parish revitalization / James W. Ellor --
pt. 4. Community outreach in an aging society --
The church in the community / Lynn W. Huber --
Church-based support programs for elderly black adults: congregational and clergy characteristics / Cleopatra Howard Caldwell, Linda M. Chatters, Andrew Billingsley, and Robert Joseph Taylor --
Congregation-based health programs / Anne Marie Djupe and Granger Westberg --
Congregation-sponsored housing / F. Ellen Netting --
Congregation as a spiritual care community / Jane M. Thibault --
Spiritual challenges of nursing home life / Dayle A. Friedman --
Older gay and lesbian adults / Gary S. Whitford and Jean K. Quam pt. 5. Theological perspectives on aging --
a Jewish perspective / Kerry M. Olitzky and Eugene B. Borowitz --
A Catholic perspective / Drew Christiansen --
Evangelical perspectives / Fred Van Tatenhove --
A neo-orthodox perspective / Omar Otterness --
A process theology perspective / Thomas Au and John B. Cobb, Jr. --
A feminist theology of aging / Mary M. Knutsen --
Constructive theology / Marc Kolden --
Science and religion in dialogue / William M. Clements --
pt. 6. Social scientific perspectives on aging --
Adult development theories and concepts / Jackie C. Lanum and James E. Birren --
Sociological theories / Earl D.C. Brewer --
Applications of research methods / David O. Moberg --
The interdisciplinary study of gerontology / Barbara Pittard Payne --
Quantitative and qualitative methods / Gary T. Reker --
Interpretive social science and spirituality / Steven Weilan.
Responsibility: Melvin A. Kimble [and others], editors ; foreword by James E. Birren.

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