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The Handbook of Spiritual Development in Childhood and Adolescence breaks new ground by articulating the state of knowledge in the area of childhood and adolescent spiritual development. Featuring a rich array of theory and research from an international assortment of leading social scientists in multiple disciplines, this book represents work from diverse traditions and approaches – making it an invaluable resource for scholars across a variety of disciplines and organizations.
Chapter 28: Religion, Spirituality, and Children's Physical Health
Religion, Spirituality, and Children's Physical Health
Scientific studies of physical and mental health effects from religious and spiritual factors, or “RS” factors, have gained prominence over the past decade (Miller & Thoresen, 2003). Most empirical studies of RS factors have focused ...