The Resource Aging in the Church : How Social Relationships Affect Health

Aging in the Church : How Social Relationships Affect Health

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Aging in the Church : How Social Relationships Affect Health
Title
Aging in the Church
Title remainder
How Social Relationships Affect Health
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Language
eng
Summary
A growing number of studies indicate that social ties that are formed by older people in the church have a significant positive impact on their physical and mental health. Aging in the Church: How Social Relationships Affect Health by Neal Krause constitutes the first attempt to provide a comprehensive assessment of the various types of relationships that stem from church involvement
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Krause, Neal M
LC call number
BV4580
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Aging -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
  • Aging -- Social aspects
  • Health -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
  • Interpersonal relations -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
  • Older people -- Religious life
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Aging in the Church : How Social Relationships Affect Health
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http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=773426
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1: Social Relationships in the Church and Health: Problems and Prospects -- Religion and Health: What We Know and What We Need to Do Next -- Setting Boundaries on the Study of Church-Based Social Ties and Health -- Why Research on Church-Based Social Ties and Health in Late Life Is Important -- Overview of the Chapters That Follow -- Conclusions -- Chapter 2: Church-Based Social Support: Getting Help during Difficult Times -- Conceptualizing and Measuring Informal Church-Based Social Support -- Stress-Induced Psychosocial Deficits -- Mobilizing Support from Fellow Church Members -- Exploring the Benefits of Church-Based Social Support -- Sharpening the Theoretical Underpinnings of Church-Based Social Support -- Less Familiar Dimensions of Church-Based Social Support -- Bringing Different Kinds of Stressors to the Foreground -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 3: Church-Based Companion Friends -- Identifying the Basic Nature of Close Companion Friends -- Measuring Close Companion Friendships at Church -- Linking Close Companion Friendships with Health and Well-Being -- Close Companion Friends in Late Life -- Close Companion Friends and Health: A Preliminary Empirical Examination -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 4: Social Relationships That Arise from Formal Roles in the Church -- Formal Relationships with the Clergy -- Bible Study Groups and Prayer Groups -- Formal Relationships in Church Volunteer Programs -- Formal Assistance for the Homebound -- Conclusions -- Chapter 5: Negative Interaction in the Church: Exploring the Dark Side of Religion -- Measuring Negative Interaction in the Church -- Prior Research on Negative Interaction in the Church, Health, and Well-Being
  • Negative Interaction in the Church and Health: Examining Conceptual Linkages -- Negative Interaction with the Clergy -- Negative Interaction in the Church during Late Life -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 6: Exploring the Pervasive Influence of Social Structural Factors -- A Strategy for Studying Social Structural Variations in Church-Based Social Ties and Health -- Variations by Race: Studying Older African Americans -- Gender, Church-Based Social Ties, and Health in Late Life -- Church-Based Social Ties and Health: Variations by Socioeconomic Status -- Conclusions -- Chapter 7: Conclusions: Taking a Broader Perspective and Identifying Next Steps -- Core Religious Beliefs and Church-Based Social Relationships -- General Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Casting a Broader Net: Delving into the Dark Morass of Subjectivity -- Appendix: Technical Details of the Religion, Aging, and Health (RAH) Survey -- References -- Index
Control code
EBC773426
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599472416
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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unknown sound
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remote
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  • (MiAaPQ)EBC773426
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL773426
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10502116
  • (CaONFJC)MIL328239
  • (OCoLC)759209594
Label
Aging in the Church : How Social Relationships Affect Health
Link
http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/multco/detail.action?docID=773426
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Chapter 1: Social Relationships in the Church and Health: Problems and Prospects -- Religion and Health: What We Know and What We Need to Do Next -- Setting Boundaries on the Study of Church-Based Social Ties and Health -- Why Research on Church-Based Social Ties and Health in Late Life Is Important -- Overview of the Chapters That Follow -- Conclusions -- Chapter 2: Church-Based Social Support: Getting Help during Difficult Times -- Conceptualizing and Measuring Informal Church-Based Social Support -- Stress-Induced Psychosocial Deficits -- Mobilizing Support from Fellow Church Members -- Exploring the Benefits of Church-Based Social Support -- Sharpening the Theoretical Underpinnings of Church-Based Social Support -- Less Familiar Dimensions of Church-Based Social Support -- Bringing Different Kinds of Stressors to the Foreground -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 3: Church-Based Companion Friends -- Identifying the Basic Nature of Close Companion Friends -- Measuring Close Companion Friendships at Church -- Linking Close Companion Friendships with Health and Well-Being -- Close Companion Friends in Late Life -- Close Companion Friends and Health: A Preliminary Empirical Examination -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 4: Social Relationships That Arise from Formal Roles in the Church -- Formal Relationships with the Clergy -- Bible Study Groups and Prayer Groups -- Formal Relationships in Church Volunteer Programs -- Formal Assistance for the Homebound -- Conclusions -- Chapter 5: Negative Interaction in the Church: Exploring the Dark Side of Religion -- Measuring Negative Interaction in the Church -- Prior Research on Negative Interaction in the Church, Health, and Well-Being
  • Negative Interaction in the Church and Health: Examining Conceptual Linkages -- Negative Interaction with the Clergy -- Negative Interaction in the Church during Late Life -- Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Conclusions -- Chapter 6: Exploring the Pervasive Influence of Social Structural Factors -- A Strategy for Studying Social Structural Variations in Church-Based Social Ties and Health -- Variations by Race: Studying Older African Americans -- Gender, Church-Based Social Ties, and Health in Late Life -- Church-Based Social Ties and Health: Variations by Socioeconomic Status -- Conclusions -- Chapter 7: Conclusions: Taking a Broader Perspective and Identifying Next Steps -- Core Religious Beliefs and Church-Based Social Relationships -- General Conceptual and Methodological Challenges -- Casting a Broader Net: Delving into the Dark Morass of Subjectivity -- Appendix: Technical Details of the Religion, Aging, and Health (RAH) Survey -- References -- Index
Control code
EBC773426
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781599472416
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2017. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC773426
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL773426
  • (CaPaEBR)ebr10502116
  • (CaONFJC)MIL328239
  • (OCoLC)759209594

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