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Spiritual dimensions of ageing / edited by Malcolm Johnson (Universities of Bath and Bristol), Joanna Walker (University of Southampton).

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
xv, 312 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Spirited ageing / Malcom Johnson and Joanna Walker -- Spirituality and ageing: yesterday, today and tomorrow / Robert C. Atchley -- Ageing and spirituality across faiths and cultures / Elizabeth Mackinlay -- Stages of the soul and spirituality in later life / Harry R. Moody -- Aesop's fables as spritual touchstones for ageing / W. Andrew Achenbaum -- Religion, belief and spirituality in old age: how they change / Vern Bengston and Malcom Johnson -- Ritual and memories of ritual in older people's lives: contrasts between Eastern and Western Europe / Peter G. Coleman -- Religious ritual and practice in old age / Ellen Idler -- New cultures of ageing: the impact of the third age on issues of spirituality and religion / Paul Higgs -- Religion, faith, belief and disbelief in old age: "a full-hearted evenson" / Susan A. Eisenhandler -- Finding meaning and sustaining purpose in later life / Albert Jewell -- Spirituality, biographical review and biographical pain at the end of life in old age / Malcom Johnson -- Embracing contraries: the spiritual quest as a lifelong process / Ronald J. Manheimer -- Conversation matters / Ann Morisy -- Spiritual development in later life: a learning experience? / Joanna Walker -- Reimaging the theology of old age / James Woodward -- Pressing towards the finish line: supporting older people on their final lap / Keith R. Albans.
Subject(s):
AgingReligious aspects [Browse]
Other title(s):
Spiritual dimensions of aging
ISBN:
  • 9781107092570 (hardback ; alk. paper)
  • 1107092574 (hardback ; alk. paper)
  • 9781107465848 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
  • 1107465842 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
LCCN:
2016026907
OCLC:
949986468
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