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Author Chamberlain, Theodore J.

Title Realized religion : research on the relationship between religion and health / Theodore J. Chamberlain and Christopher A. Hall
Published Philadelphia : Templeton Foundation Press, 2000
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 239 pages)
Summary Realized Religion includes research that investigates the impact of spirituality in health and healing, faith healing, religion and mental health, religion and life satisfaction, religion and mental disorders, religion and martial satisfaction, the effect of religion on suicide, and the effect of religion on alcohol use and abuse. This book documents over 300 scientific studies published by reputable scientific journals demonstrating that religion has an ameliorating effect on the survival rate of surgical patients, on depression and anxiety, on suicide rates, and on promotion of a healthy lif
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Health -- Religious aspects -- Bibliography.
Health -- Religious aspects.
Genre/Form Bibliography.
Form Electronic book
Author Hall, Christopher A. (Christopher Alan), 1950-
ISBN 1890151831 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)
(cloth ; alk. paper)