Disability and Religious Diversity : Cross-cultural and Interreligious Perspectives

Title

Disability and Religious Diversity : Cross-cultural and Interreligious Perspectives

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Description

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.

ISBN

9780230119734

Publication Date

2011

Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan

City

New York

Keywords

Darla Y. Schumm, religion, disability, chronic illness

Disciplines

Religion

Comments

Edited by Darla Y. Schumm and Michael Stoltzfus