Old Souls: Aged Women, Poverty, and the Experience of God / Edition 1

Old Souls: Aged Women, Poverty, and the Experience of God / Edition 1

by Robert A. Rubinstein, Helen Black
     
 

ISBN-10: 0202306348

ISBN-13: 9780202306346

Pub. Date: 12/31/2000

Publisher: Transaction Publishers

This volume presents an intimate and compassionate portrait of elderly black and white women who speak, in their own voices, of the domestic and social abuses that led to their financial and emotional impoverishment, and of the transcendent effect of their relationship with God. Drawn from extensive qualitative interviews over a four-year period, the stories reveal

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This volume presents an intimate and compassionate portrait of elderly black and white women who speak, in their own voices, of the domestic and social abuses that led to their financial and emotional impoverishment, and of the transcendent effect of their relationship with God. Drawn from extensive qualitative interviews over a four-year period, the stories reveal women not impoverished by poverty, but amazingly resilient and resourceful in confronting adversity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780202306346
Publisher:
Transaction Publishers
Publication date:
12/31/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
243
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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