New PDF release: Ageing and Spirituality across Faiths and Cultures

By Elizabeth MacKinlay,James Haire,Mohammad Abdalla,Ingrid Seebus,Ikebal Patel,Rachael Kohn,Purushottama Bilimoria,Dennis Roy McDermott,Subhana Barzaghi,Tracey McDonald,Robyn Simmonds,Rosalie Hudson,Jeffrey Cohen,Gabrielle Mary Brian,Ann Peut,Ann Harrington,

wellbeing and fitness and social care practitioners are more and more referred to as upon to supply care to aged humans from a few various faiths and cultures. This selection of essays examines getting older within the context of the various faiths and cultures that make up Western society, and gives carers with the data they should bring delicate and acceptable care to humans of all faiths.

Chapters are written via authoritative figures from all the world's significant religion teams concerning the ideals and practices in their older humans. Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Jewish and Buddhist views are lined, in addition to these of getting older veterans and getting old non secular sisters. problems with applicable care also are addressed, and the publication comprises thoughts for coverage and perform.

This obtainable and encouraging e-book should be an invaluable textual content for teachers, coverage makers and practitioners in well-being and social care, elderly care employees, pastoral carers, chaplains and non secular pros, in medical institution, residential and different care settings.

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