Nurturing Child and Adolescent Spirituality: Perspectives from the World's Religious Traditions provides a forum for prominent religious scholars to examine the state of religious knowledge and theological reflection on spiritual development in childhood and adolescence. Featuring essays from thinkers representing the world's major religious traditions, the book introduces new voices, challenges assumptions, raises new questions, and broadens the base of knowledge and investment in this important domain of life. Nurturing Child and Adolescent Spirituality will set the stage for new waves of scholarship and dialogue within and across traditions, disciplines, and cultures that will enrich understanding and strengthen how the world's religious traditions, and others, understand and cultivate the spiritual lives of children and adolescents around the globe.
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Number of pages: 516
Weight: 880 g
Dimensions: 251 x 178 x 28 mm
...successful as it is interesting and thought provoking and should instigate discussion and thus re-examination of religious spirituality and its relationship with children. * International Journal Of Children's Spirituality, December 2007 *
The editors deserve commendation for providing a volume of great interest and use to serious students and scholars of religious studiesssss * CHOICE *
The editors deserve commendation for providing a volume of great interest and use to serious students and scholars of religious studies * CHOICE *