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The Resource Religion and mental health, edited by John F. Schumaker

Religion and mental health, edited by John F. Schumaker

Label
Religion and mental health
Title
Religion and mental health
Statement of responsibility
edited by John F. Schumaker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is an interdisciplinary collection of previously unpublished papers on the much-disputed relationship between religious behavior and mental health. Schumaker has assembled a distinguished international roster of contributors - sociologists and anthropologists as well as psychiatrists and psychologists of religion. Taken together, the papers provide a comprehensive overview of the current state of research in the field, as well as shedding new light on a number of specific topics, subject groups, and interpretive perspectives
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
200.19
Index
index present
LC call number
BL53
LC item number
.R435 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schumaker, John F.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Mental health
  • Psychologie religieuse
  • Santé mentale
  • RELIGION
  • Mental health
  • Psychology, Religious
  • Godsdienst
  • Geestelijke gezondheid
  • Psicologia
  • Religiao
  • Disturbios mentais
Label
Religion and mental health, edited by John F. Schumaker
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • The psychopathology of religion : European historical perspectives / Jacob A. Belzen -- Religion and the mental health of women / Robert A. Bridges and Bernard Spilka -- Mental health consequences of irreligion / John F. Schumaker -- Religion and sexual adjustment / John D. Shea -- Religiosity, depression, and suicide / Steven Stack -- Religion, anxiety, and fear of death / Peter Pressman [and others] -- Sin and guilt in faith traditions : issues for self-esteem / Ralph W. Hood, Jr. -- Religion and rationality / James E. Alcock -- Religion and self-actualization / Joseph B. Tamney -- Religiosity, meaning in life, and psychological well-being / Kerry Chamberlain and Sheryl Zika -- Religion, neuroticism, and psychoticism / Leslie J. Francis -- Religion and mental health in early life / Edward P. Shafranske -- Religion and mental health in later life / Harold G. Koenig
  • Religion and marital adjustment / Gary L. Hansen -- Crime, delinquency, and religion / William Sims Bainbridge -- Religion and substance use / Peter L. Benson -- Religious orientation and mental health / Kevin S. Masters and Allen E. Bergin -- Mental health of cult consumers : legal and scientific controversy / James T. Richardson -- Religious diagnosis in evaluations of mental health / H. Newton Malony -- Religion as a mediating factor in culture change / Erika Bourguignon -- Buddhism and mental health : a comparative analysis / Gary Groth-Marnat -- Religious experience and psychopathology : cross-cultural perspectives / Raymond H. Prince -- Religious ritual and mental health / Janet L. Jacobs -- Content and prevalence of psychopathology in world religions / David Greenberg and Eliezer Witztum
Control code
65219823
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280440977
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65219823
Label
Religion and mental health, edited by John F. Schumaker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
  • The psychopathology of religion : European historical perspectives / Jacob A. Belzen -- Religion and the mental health of women / Robert A. Bridges and Bernard Spilka -- Mental health consequences of irreligion / John F. Schumaker -- Religion and sexual adjustment / John D. Shea -- Religiosity, depression, and suicide / Steven Stack -- Religion, anxiety, and fear of death / Peter Pressman [and others] -- Sin and guilt in faith traditions : issues for self-esteem / Ralph W. Hood, Jr. -- Religion and rationality / James E. Alcock -- Religion and self-actualization / Joseph B. Tamney -- Religiosity, meaning in life, and psychological well-being / Kerry Chamberlain and Sheryl Zika -- Religion, neuroticism, and psychoticism / Leslie J. Francis -- Religion and mental health in early life / Edward P. Shafranske -- Religion and mental health in later life / Harold G. Koenig
  • Religion and marital adjustment / Gary L. Hansen -- Crime, delinquency, and religion / William Sims Bainbridge -- Religion and substance use / Peter L. Benson -- Religious orientation and mental health / Kevin S. Masters and Allen E. Bergin -- Mental health of cult consumers : legal and scientific controversy / James T. Richardson -- Religious diagnosis in evaluations of mental health / H. Newton Malony -- Religion as a mediating factor in culture change / Erika Bourguignon -- Buddhism and mental health : a comparative analysis / Gary Groth-Marnat -- Religious experience and psychopathology : cross-cultural perspectives / Raymond H. Prince -- Religious ritual and mental health / Janet L. Jacobs -- Content and prevalence of psychopathology in world religions / David Greenberg and Eliezer Witztum
Control code
65219823
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 320 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280440977
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65219823

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