Spiritual Resiliency in Older Women: Models of Strength for Challenges through the Life Span / Edition 1

Spiritual Resiliency in Older Women: Models of Strength for Challenges through the Life Span / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0761912770
ISBN-13:
9780761912774
Pub. Date:
03/19/1999
Publisher:
SAGE Publications

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Spiritual Resiliency in Older Women: Models of Strength for Challenges through the Life Span / Edition 1

Spiritual Resiliency In Older Women records the narratives of spiritually resilient older German and American women. The authors suggest how persons of all ages can gain maturity and spiritual coping by participating in communities based on faith, which acknowledge the emotion of spiritual experiences and integrate faith and close human relationships.

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ISBN-13: 9780761912774
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 03/19/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: INTRODUCTION TO SPIRITUAL RESILIENCY
An Invitation to Listen
Questions of Meaning, Stories of Faith
Overview of Study Methods
PART TWO: THE STORIES
The Gracious Encounters Begin
The American Women
The German Women
Resiliency and Community
Resiliency and Emotion
Resiliency and Personal Relationships
PART THREE: CONCLUSION
Implications for Thinking, Being and Telling
Implications for Gerontology

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