ERIC Number: ED374707
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Gerontology in Theological Education.
Payne, Barbara, Ed.; Brewer, Earl D. C., Ed.
This collection reports on the Gerontology in Theological Education (GITE) project developed at the Gerontology Center of Georgia State University, which was designed to introduce curriculum on aging into theological education. Part 1 presents an introduction to the project and the results of a survey of 113 seminaries designed to find out what theological schools were doing in gerontological education. Part 2 provides descriptions of innovative gerontological programs at the following theological seminaries and universities: (1) Interdenominational Theological Center (Georgia); (2) Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary (Minnesota); (3) Nashota House (Wisconsin); (4) Pittsburgh Theological Seminary (Pennsylvania); (5) Presbyterian School of Christian Education (Virginia); (6) Saint Paul School of Theology (Missouri); (7) Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (Texas); and (8) Baylor University (Texas). Part 3 is an annotated bibliography containing 133 items on gerontology and religion. (MDM)
Descriptors: Aging (Individuals), Church Related Colleges, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Development, Educational Innovation, Gerontology, Higher Education, National Surveys, Older Adults, Program Descriptions, Theological Education
Haworth Press, Inc., 10 Alice St., Binghamton NY 13904-1580 ($32.95).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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