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Bodhi Karuna and Metta - Buddhist Perspectives for a Theology of Pastoral Care for the Ageing and Persons with Disabilities.

Palapathwala, Ruwan (2008) Bodhi Karuna and Metta - Buddhist Perspectives for a Theology of Pastoral Care for the Ageing and Persons with Disabilities. In: Ageing, Disability and Spirituality: Addressing the Challenge of Disability in Later Life. Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, pp. 145-162,. ISBN 978-1-84310-584-8

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      Abstract

      This chapter explores Buddhist concepts as a way of providing new theologies for appropriate pastoral care of ageing and disabled persons.

      Item Type: Book Chapters
      Repository Version: Published Version
      Keywords (separated by commas): Buddhism, pastoral theology, theology of disability
      Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220406 Studies in Eastern Religious Traditions
      Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 95 Cultural Understanding > 9504 Religion and Ethics > 950404 Religion and Society
      Type of Activity: Applied Research
      Subject Area(s): D - Pastoral Studies
      Association with University of Divinity: UFT-TCTS: United Faculty of Theology - Trinity College Theological School
      Depositing User: Cate Headey
      Date Deposited: 19 May 2010 11:32
      Last Modified: 13 Mar 2012 09:18
      URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/404

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