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Author Swinton, John
Title Spiritual Dimensions of Pastoral Care : Practical Theology In a Multi-Disciplinary Context
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2001
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Note COVER -- Spiritual Dimensions of Pastoral Care: Practical Theology in a Multidisciplinary Context -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Foreword -- Introduction -- Part One: The Emergence of Practical Theology -- 1. Pastoral Theology: Towards a New Discipline (1983) -- 2. Can Theology be Practical? (1992) -- 3. A Vision of Pastoral Theology: In Search of Words that Resurrect the Dead (1994) -- Part Two: Practical Theology and the Art of Theological Reflection -- 4. Pastoral Action and Theological Reflection (1989) -- 5. The Case Study Method in Theological Education (1990) -- 6. The Personality Profile of Anglican Clergymen (1994) -- 7. Practical Theology as a Theological Form (1996) -- Part Three: Practical Theology in Search of PracticalWisdom -- 8. Pain, sickness and suffering (1980) -- 9. Pastoral Counselling and Psychotherapy (1985) -- 10. Truth or Dare? Sexuality, Liturgy and Pastoral Theology (1994) -- 11. Friendship in Community: Creating a Space for Love (1997) -- Part Four: Practical Theology in Critical Dialogue -- 12. Objections to a National Pastoral Organization (1971) -- 13. Religion and Psychotherapy: Friends or Foes? (1978) -- 14. The Theology of Pastoral Counselling (1980) -- 15. Pastors or Counsellors? (1992) -- 16. Where is the Theology of British Pastoral Counselling? (1996) -- Part Five: Practical Theology and Social Action -- 17. A Healthy Society? (1976) -- 18. The Politics of Pastoral Care (1979) -- 19. Personal Care and Political Action (1985) -- Part Six: Practical Theology as Story -- 20. Telling Tales: The Narrative Dimension of Pastoral Care and Counselling (1998) -- 21. The Challenge of Creativity (1999) -- 22. Passion and Pain: Conceiving Theology out of Infertility (1999) -- References -- Contributors -- Subject Index -- Author Index
Written by significant researchers and practitioners within the field, this unique collection of key texts introduces the reader to practical theology. It critically explores the way in which the spiritual dimension of pastoral care has entered into constructive dialogue with other disciplines and ways of thinking
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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: Swinton, John Spiritual Dimensions of Pastoral Care : Practical Theology In a Multi-Disciplinary Context London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers,c2001 9781853028922
Subject Pastoral theology.;Theology, Practical
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