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The Resource Disability and religious diversity : cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives, edited by Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus

Disability and religious diversity : cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives, edited by Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus

Label
Disability and religious diversity : cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives
Title
Disability and religious diversity
Title remainder
cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This edited collection of essays critically examines how diverse religions of the world represent, understand, theologize, theorize and respond to disability and/or chronic illness. Contributors employ a wide variety of methodological approaches including ethnography, historical, cultural, or textual analysis, personal narrative, and theological/philosophical investigation. "--
  • "This edited collection critically examines how diverse religions of the world represent and respond to disability and/or chronic illness. Contributors incorporate literature and theoretical analysis from the field of disability studies resulting in a comparative text reflecting multicultural, interdisciplinary and inter-religious attitudes and perspectives. The book is appealing to a broad readership including members of the disabled community, scholars and students from the disciplines of religious studies, disability studies and cultural studies, social service and healthcare professionals, and religious practitioners from distinctive traditions. Multiple contributors approach their writing from the perspective of living with some form of disability or chronic illness"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
BL65.B63
LC item number
D57 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schumm, Darla Y.
  • Stoltzfus, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Disabilities
  • Chronic diseases
  • Human body
  • RELIGION / General
  • RELIGION / Theology
  • RELIGION / History
  • RELIGION / Christian Theology / General
  • RELIGION / Judaism / General
  • RELIGION / Islam / General
Label
Disability and religious diversity : cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives, edited by Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 3.
  • Since feathers have grown on my body : madness, art, and healing in Celtic reconstructionist spirituality
  • Erynn Rowman Laurie
  • Section 2.
  • Religion, Accessibility, and Disability :
  • 4.
  • Disabled rites? : ritual and disability in Wicca
  • Jo Pearson;
  • 5.
  • A secular case for religious inclusion of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Section 1.
  • Jeff McNair and Abigail Schindler;
  • 6.
  • Beyond models : some tentative Daoist contributions to disability studies
  • Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus;
  • 7.
  • Health and disability care in Native American and Alaska native communities
  • Lavonna L. Lovern
  • Section 3.
  • Interreligious and Cross-Cultural Comparisons of Disability:
  • 8.
  • Religion, Narrative Identity and Disability :
  • Chronic illness and disability : narratives of suffering and healing in Buddhism and Christianity
  • Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus;
  • 9.
  • Disability, agency and engagement : three wisdom traditions' call to be radically available
  • Lynne M. Bejoian, Molly Quinn, and Maysaa S. Bazna;
  • 10.
  • Native American concepts Involving human differences
  • Lavonna L. Lovern
  • 1.
  • God's will? : how two young Latina Catholic women negotiate a hidden disability identity
  • Aimee Burke Valeras;
  • 2.
  • Whatever the sacrifice : illness and authority in the Baha'i faith
  • Priscilla Gilman;
Control code
711049408
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xx, 234 p.
Isbn
9780230119734
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011014233
System control number
(OCoLC)711049408
Label
Disability and religious diversity : cross-cultural and interreligious perspectives, edited by Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 3.
  • Since feathers have grown on my body : madness, art, and healing in Celtic reconstructionist spirituality
  • Erynn Rowman Laurie
  • Section 2.
  • Religion, Accessibility, and Disability :
  • 4.
  • Disabled rites? : ritual and disability in Wicca
  • Jo Pearson;
  • 5.
  • A secular case for religious inclusion of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Section 1.
  • Jeff McNair and Abigail Schindler;
  • 6.
  • Beyond models : some tentative Daoist contributions to disability studies
  • Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus;
  • 7.
  • Health and disability care in Native American and Alaska native communities
  • Lavonna L. Lovern
  • Section 3.
  • Interreligious and Cross-Cultural Comparisons of Disability:
  • 8.
  • Religion, Narrative Identity and Disability :
  • Chronic illness and disability : narratives of suffering and healing in Buddhism and Christianity
  • Darla Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus;
  • 9.
  • Disability, agency and engagement : three wisdom traditions' call to be radically available
  • Lynne M. Bejoian, Molly Quinn, and Maysaa S. Bazna;
  • 10.
  • Native American concepts Involving human differences
  • Lavonna L. Lovern
  • 1.
  • God's will? : how two young Latina Catholic women negotiate a hidden disability identity
  • Aimee Burke Valeras;
  • 2.
  • Whatever the sacrifice : illness and authority in the Baha'i faith
  • Priscilla Gilman;
Control code
711049408
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xx, 234 p.
Isbn
9780230119734
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011014233
System control number
(OCoLC)711049408

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