Ageing, Disability and Spirituality: Addressing the Challenge of Disability in Later Life
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 15 févr. 2008 - 272 pages
This collection examines theological and ethical issues of ageing, disability and spirituality, with an emphasis on how ageing affects people who have mental health and developmental disabilities.
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... questions is how people who are disabled can minister to others. Further, he asks whether this is a legitimate role ... question thrown up by liberal society is whether the symptoms of dementia depersonalize the sufferer, that is, make ...
... questions of the fundamental basis for our humanity. She asks challenging questions of each of us. What are the ... question related to respecting the privacy of the person who had died. If fear drives the agenda, then compassion is ...
... question of precisely what kind of commodity people with dementia were assumed to be. Why is it that we seem to struggle to remember and hold on to the personhood of people with dementia and to provide models of care and support that ...
... question thrown up by liberal society is whether the symptoms of dementia depersonalize the sufferer, that is, make them into non-persons. A good example of the consequences of such debate is found in the work of the Australian ethicist ...
... question. of. personhood. Kitwood offers an alternative definition of personhood which challenges functional understandings in important ways. He defines personhood not in terms of functionality, but in terms of relationship: '[personhood] ...
A Narrative of Ageing Loss and Exclusion
Ethical and Theological Issues for Dementia Care
Exploring Disability and Spirituality
The Interplay of Faith and Depression in Later Life
The Potential for Choir Work to Reduce Depression and Meet Spiritual Needs
Chapter 15 Humour and Its Link to Meaning and Spirituality in War
Chapter 16 Pastoral Rituals Ageing and New Paths into Meaning
The Possibilities for Wellbeing and Care
Jacobs Wrestling with the Unknown Genesis 32
Addressing the Challenge of Dementia in Later Life
A Journey Inwards to a Spiritual Self
Buddhist Perspectives for a Theology of Pastoral Care for the Ageing and Persons with Disabilities