The spiritual life of children / Robert Coles.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1990.
xix, 358 p.,  p. of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm.
In this eighth and final volume in his Pulitzer Prizewinning Children of Crisis series, Coles examines the religious and spiritual lives of children. By using children’s own words and pictures, Coles presents their deepest feelings.
Coles goes a step beyond any of his other inquiries and shows us children–Christian, Moslem, Jewish, secular–face-to-face with the idea of God.
child development, childhood, children, education, Faith Development, family, parenting, psychology, religion, religious life, sociology, spiritual, Spiritual Formation, spiritual life, spirituality
Helping yourself help others : a book for caregivers, Rosalynn Carter with Susan K. Golant.
New York : Times Books, 1994.
278 p. ; 25 cm.
Having cared at home for her ailing father and grandfather, Rosalynn Carter’s involvement has taught her that Americans are in the middle of a caregiving crisis. In this book, Mrs. Carter addresses the social issues that have created this crisis and offers practical solutions to the problems caregivers typically experience, such as isolation, burnout, anger, and helplessness.
Home care services.
Chronically ill–Home care.
Chronically ill–Family relationships.
biography, caregiver, caregivers, caregiving, Carter, Christian Living, eldercare, end of life, First Ladies, home care, politics, Presidents, sociology, Urban Affairs, volunteerism
Bradshaw on the family : a revolutionary way of self discovery / by John E. Bradshaw.
Deerfield Beach, Fla. : Health Communications, c1987
242 p. : ill.; refs. (pp. 241-242)
Families–United States–Psychological aspects.
Families–Religious life–United States.
counseling, family, family dynamics, parenting, psychology, psychotherapy, recovery, relationships, religion, self improvement, self-actualization, self-discovery, self-esteem, self-help, sociology
- Personal Author:
- Scanzoni, Letha.
- Is the homosexual my neighbor? : Another Christian view / Letha Scanzoni, Virginia Ramey Mollenkott.
- 1st ed.
- Publication info:
- San Francisco : Harper & Row, c1978.
- Physical description:
- xi, 159 p. ; 21 cm.
- General Note:
- Includes indexes.
- This book provides both the historical and more recent church views of homosexuality. Particularly helpful for families struggling with the issue.
- Subject term:
- Homosexuality–Religious aspects–Christianity.
- Added author:
- Mollenkott, Virginia R.
edds. Kimble, Melvin; McFadden, Susan H.; Ellor, James W.; & Seeber, James J.
Aging, Spirituality, and Religion: a Handbook
Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, c1995
637 p.; ill.; 24cm.
Older people–religious life
Church work with older people
Pipher, Mary Bray.
Reviving Ophelia : saving the selves of adolescent girls / Mary Pipher.
1st Riverhead trade pbk. ed.
New York : Riverhead Books, 2005, c1994.
04 p. ; 21 cm.
Originally published: New York : Putnam, 1994.
Describes the psychological pitfalls faced by teenage girls growing up in a dangerous world in which violence, sexual harassment, eating disorders, promiscuity, and drug use have become the norm.
Teenage girls–Psychology–Case studies.
Teenage girls–Family relationships–Case studies.
Self-esteem in adolescence–Case studies.