by Nabil I. Hanna
Release Date: March 28, 2013
Promises Fulfilled examines the promises made in both the Bible and the Koran concerning the coming of the Promised One, and sheds light on the principal objections that prevent Christians and Muslims from accepting the Bahai Faith. The book also discusses some of the verses in the Bible and Koran that...
by Dr. Sukhraj S. Dhillon
Release Date: July 9, 2018
"Science, Religion & Spirituality" arrives at a time when youth is returning to a kind of religion where spirituality is on the rise. There is no longer value in articles with titles such as "Is God Dead?" Today we are using science to complement our spirituality. This new...
by Harry R Moody
Release Date: December 6, 2012
Learn how to make a more positive impact with your social work with the aged
Religion is an important coping mechanism for many aging adults. Religion, Spirituality, and Aging: A Social Work Perspective presents the latest research that shows how religion and spirituality can improve quality...
by Lillian Stover Wells, Jack McMahan, William Pillow
Release Date: May 25, 2012
Spirituality means something different to everyone. Some may believe it involves participating in organized religion. Others may prefer it to be more personal, like getting in touch with ones inner self through yoga, meditation, quiet reflection, or even long walks. A few may find that it lies in...
by Sana Loue
Release Date: June 19, 2017
This singular reference explores religion and spirituality as a vital, though often misconstrued, lens for building better understanding of and empathy with clients. A diverse palette of faiths and traditions is compared and contrasted (occasionally with secularism), focusing on areas of belief that...
This international volume provides a comprehensive account of contemporary research, new perspectives and cutting-edge issues surrounding religion and spirituality in social work. The introduction introduces key themes and conceptual issues such as understandings of religion and spirituality as well...
by Dorothy Becvar
Release Date: July 16, 2014
One of the few books on this topic, The Family, Spirituality, and Social Work offers mental health professionals new information and research for creating more positive, effective, and satisfying sessions. You will learn how integrating spirituality and therapy can create open and trusting environments...
by Raja Bhat MD
Release Date: September 29, 2004
This new book has taken many years of spiritual exploration to create. It explores spirituality within various religions, and finds spiritual gems within each religion while discarding what is contrary to universal human spirituality. The book tries to tear out of religion whatever is tearing humanity...
by Craig Martin
Release Date: September 25, 2014
Talk of 'spirituality' and 'individual religion' is proliferating both in popular discourse and scholarly works. Increasingly people claim to be 'spiritual but not religious,' or to prefer 'individual religion' to 'organized religion.' Scholars have for decades noted the phenomenon - primarily within...
A Guide to Creating a Personal Spirituality in a Secular World
by Thomas Moore
Release Date: January 9, 2014
**The New York Times bestselling author and trusted spiritual adviser offers a follow-up to his classic Care of the Soul. **
Something essential is missing from modern life. Many who’ve turned away from religious institutions—and others who have lived wholly without religion—hunger for...
by Susan H. Mcfadden, Mark Brennan
Release Date: May 1, 2014
Examine the questions of how, what, and why associated with religiousness and spirituality in the lives of older adults!
New Directions in the Study of Late Life Religiousness and Spirituality explores new ways of thinking about a topic that was once taboo but that has now attracted...
by Shirley Scott
Release Date: February 24, 2012
What is sin? What is karma? What is the difference between religion and spirituality? How do the stories, myths, and legends of the past affect us and our present belief systems? What is science discovering about these stories? Religion vs. Spirituality addresses these questions and helps you to think...
Release Date: October 5, 2017
Religion, Culture and Spirituality in Africa and the African Diaspora explores the ways in which religious ideas and beliefs continue to play a crucial role in the lives of people of African descent. The chapters in this volume use historical and contemporary examples to show how people of African...
by Fraser Watts
Release Date: March 6, 2017
Psychology, Religion, and Spirituality provides readers with a critical overview of what psychology tells us about religion and spirituality. It is concise without being simplistic, and the first such broad overview to be published for some years. Fraser Watts recognizes that 'religion' is complex...