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Corporate Author International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities. Congress (2000 : Seattle, Wash.)

Title Spirituality and intellectual disability : international perspectives on the effect of culture and religion on healing body, mind, and soul / William C. Gaventa, Jr., David L. Coulter, editors.

Publication Info. New York : Haworth Pastoral Press, [2001]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  291.178 I61S    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 182 pages ; 23 cm
Note "Co-published simultaneously as Journal of religion, disability & health, volume 5, numbers 2/3 2001."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Recognition of spirituality in health care: personal and universal implications / David L. Coulter -- Authenticity in community: theory and practice of an inclusive anthropology in care for persons with intellectual disabilities / Herman P. Meininger -- Defining and assessing spirituality and spiritual supports: a rationale for inclusion in theory and practice / William C. Gaventa, Jr. -- Judaism and the person with intellectual disability / Joav Merrick, Yehuda Gabbay, Hefziba LIfshitz -- Islam and the person with intellectual disability / Mohammed Morad, Yusuf Nasri, Joav Merrick -- Disabled women in Islam: Middle Eastern perspective / Majid Turmusani -- Cultural/spiritual attributions as independent variables in the development of identity and potential for persons of exceptionality: a case study of North American Christianity and Native American religious influence / Candace Cole-McCrea -- Open wide the doors to Christ: persons with intellectual disabilities and the Roman Catholic Church / Kathy J. Smalley -- Spiritual health and persons with intellectual disability: a review / Joav Merrick, Mohammed Morad, Udi Levy -- Teaching Jewish mentally-retarded youngsters holiday awareness through symbols / Varda Carmeli, Eli Carmeli-- Liturgical celebration with people with a severe mental disability: giving the Gospel hands and feet / Anja Vogelzang -- The benefits of Jewish mourning rituals for the grieving individual with intellectual disabilities / Shlomo Kessel, Joav Merrick -- Bridge ministries for disability concerns: a community ministry model / Mary Galvin.
Subject People with mental disabilities -- Religious life -- Congresses.
Intellectual disability -- Religious aspects -- Congresses.
Added Author Gaventa, William C.
Coulter, David L.
ISBN 0789016842 alkaline paper
9780789016843 alkaline paper
0789016850 paperback alkaline paper
9780789016850 paperback alkaline paper
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