ERIC Number: EJ385004
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Religious Education of Older Adults: Historical Perspectives.
Elias, John L.
Educational Gerontology, v14 n4 p269-78 1988
Presents historical themes relevant to religious education of older adults. Draws on themes in Jewish, Christian, Confucian, and other world religions to show that religious bodies have shown respect for the elderly, especially for their abilities as teachers and counselors. Asserts that increased numbers of older adults in religious bodies can be turned into educational challenge and opportunity. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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