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Paging God : religion in the halls of medicine / Wendy Cadge.

Cadge, Wendy, (author.).
Book Book ([2012])
Description: xii, 293 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher: Chicago ; The University of Chicago Press, [2012]
2 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Merrimack College. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) R725.55 .C33 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Endicott College General Collection R 725.55 .C33 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780226922102 (cloth : alkaline paper)
  • ISBN: 0226922103 (cloth : alkaline paper)
  • ISBN: 9780226922119 (paperback : alkaline paper)
  • ISBN: 0226922111 (paperback : alkaline paper)
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-284) and index.
Contents: In the beginning : a tour -- Looking back : glimpses of religion and spirituality in the history of academic medical centers -- From symbols to silence : the design and use of hospital chapels -- Wholeness, presence, and hope : the perspectives of hospital chaplains -- Essential or optional? : how hospitals shape the professional tasks of chaplains -- Spirituality and religion in intensive care : staff's perspectives and professional responses -- Why sickness and death? : religion and spirituality in the ways intensive care unit staff make meaning -- Managing death : the personal and institutional 'dirty work' of chaplains -- Conclusion : looking forward.
Citation: Cadge, Wendy. "Paging God : religion in the halls of medicine." Chicago ; The University of Chicago Press, 2012.

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