Dementia : living in the memories of God / John Swinton.
Utgiver: London : SCM Press, 2012.
ISBN: 9780334046721 (pbk.) : 0334046726 (pbk.) :
A practical theology of dementia -- Redescribing dementia : starting from the right place -- Fragmentation of persons and the creation of "typical" people -- Moving beyond the standard paradigm : from defectology to relationships -- Problem with personhood : why it might not be such a good idea for people to be persons -- Relational personhood and the vanishing self : is there a person in person-centered care? -- Personhood and humanness : importance of being a creature -- Living in the memories of God : memory and divine embrace -- Becoming friends of time : learning to live in the present moment -- Hospitality among strangers : Christian communities as places of belonging.
x, 298 pages ; 23 cm
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