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,

ISBN-10: 1849050066

ISBN-13: 9781849050067

healthiness and social care practitioners are more and more known as upon to supply care to aged humans from a couple of varied faiths and cultures. This choice of essays examines growing older within the context of the numerous faiths and cultures that make up Western society, and offers carers with the data they should bring delicate and acceptable care to humans of all faiths.

Chapters are written by means of authoritative figures from all of 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 ageing veterans and growing older spiritual sisters. problems with acceptable care also are addressed, and the booklet contains ideas for coverage and perform.

This available and encouraging publication can be an invaluable textual content for teachers, coverage makers and practitioners in health and wellbeing and social care, elderly care staff, pastoral carers, chaplains and non secular pros, in health facility, residential and different care settings.

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