Author Gillibrand, John
Title Disabled Church, Disabled Society : The Implications of Autism for Philosophy, Theology and Politics
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2010
©2010
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Descript 1 online resource (212 pages)
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Note Intro -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction - Who is This Book For? -- Terminology - The Use of Words -- Chapter 1 -- What is Autism? -- Chapter 2 -- Adam, A Biography -- Chapter 3 -- The Why Question -- Chapter 4 -- Autism and Identity -- Chapter 5 -- Faith and (Un) Reason - Towards A Systematic Theology -- Chapter 6 -- Scripture and Tradition -- Chapter 7 -- Liturgy -- Chapter 8 -- The State We Are In -- Chapter 9 -- The Transformation of the Church -- Epilogue -- AfterwordAnthony Bailey -- Sources of Help -- Bibliography -- Subject Index -- Author Index
In this moving and intelligent book John Gillibrand, an Anglican priest, draws on his experience of caring for his non-verbal son, Adam, who has autism and is now a teenager. He reflects on how the experience has changed not just his life, but also his whole way of thinking about theology, politics and philosophy
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Gillibrand, John Disabled Church, Disabled Society : The Implications of Autism for Philosophy, Theology and Politics London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers,c2010 9781843109686
Subject Autism -- Religious aspects.;Autism -- Social aspects.;Religion -- Philosophy.;Church and social problems
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Alt Author Williams, Rowan