The Spiritual Dimension of Ageing

Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN-13 : 1843100088

Page : 272 pages

Rating : 4.5/5 from 088 voters

"Drawing on in-depth interviews with older people, Elizabeth MacKinlay, develops an understanding of spirituality that enables the reader to explore the spiritual dimension of ageing and to learn how it contributes to well being and health in later life. This book will be a useful text for students, trainers and academics, policy makers and practitioners in health and social care, as well as religious professionals, in hospital, residential and other caring settings."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved

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