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Spirituality and Aging.

Author/Creator:
Atchley, Robert C.
Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2009.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (220 pages)
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Older people -- Religious life.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Separating spirituality from religion--something few books on this topic do--Spirituality and Aging offers a plan for incorporating spirituality into gerontological scholarship, research, education, and practice.
Contents:
Intro
Contents
Preface
Acknowledgments
Introduction: Setting the Stage
PART I: BASIC FRAMES OF REFERENCE
1 The Nature of Spiritual Experience
2 Spiritual Development
3 Spirituality, Spiritual Self, and Spiritual Identity
PART II: SPIRITUAL JOURNEYING
4 Becoming a Sage and a Spiritual Elder: Transpersonal Psychology
5 Transpersonal Sociology and Serving from Spirit
PART III: EXAMPLES USING AN EXPANDED VIEW
6 Continuity, Spiritual Growth, and Coping in Later Adulthood
7 Spiritual Beliefs and Practices and the Experience of Time and Aging
8 Spirituality and the Experience of Dying and Death
Conclusion: Summary, Reflections, and Implications
Appendix A. Spirituality Inventory
Appendix B. Questions for Reflection and Spiritual Self-Assessment
Notes
References
Index
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D
E
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I
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Print version: Atchley, Robert C. Spirituality and Aging
ISBN:
9780801896538
9780801891199
OCLC:
923195270