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A set of beliefs concerning the nature, cause, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency. It usually involves devotional and ritual observances and often a moral code for the conduct of human affairs. (Random House Collegiate Dictionary, rev. ed.)
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The religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus Christ: the religion that believes in God as the Father Almighty who works redemptively through the Holy Spirit for men's salvation and that affirms Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior who proclaimed to man the gospel of salvation. (From Webster, 3d ed)
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Therapeutic practices which are not currently considered an integral part of conventional allopathic medical practice. They may lack biomedical explanations but as they become better researched some (PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES; DIET; ACUPUNCTURE) become widely accepted whereas others (humors, radium therapy) quietly fade away, yet are important historical footnotes. Therapies are termed as Complementary when used in addition to conventional treatments and as Alternative when used instead of conventional treatment.
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Ancient Chinese medical ethics and the four principles of biomedical ethics. (1/392)The four principles approach to biomedical ethics (4PBE) has, since the 1970s, been increasingly developed as a universal bioethics method. Despite its wide acceptance and popularity, the 4PBE has received many challenges to its cross-cultural plausibility. This paper first specifies the principles and characteristics of ancient Chinese medical ethics (ACME), then makes a comparison between ACME and the 4PBE with a view to testing out the 4PBE's cross-cultural plausibility when applied to one particular but very extensive and prominent cultural context. The result shows that the concepts of respect for autonomy, non-maleficence, beneficence and justice are clearly identifiable in ACME. Yet, being influenced by certain socio-cultural factors, those applying the 4PBE in Chinese society may tend to adopt a "beneficence-oriented", rather than an "autonomy-oriented" approach, which, in general, is dissimilar to the practice of contemporary Western bioethics, where "autonomy often triumphs". (+info)
The ambiguity about death in Japan: an ethical implication for organ procurement. (2/392)In the latter half of the twentieth century, developed countries of the world have made tremendous strides in organ donation and transplantation. However, in this area of medicine, Japan has been slow to follow. Japanese ethics, deeply rooted in religion and tradition, have affected their outlook on life and death. Because the Japanese have only recently started to acknowledge the concept of brain death, transplantation of major organs has been hindered in that country. Currently, there is a dual definition of death in Japan, intended to satisfy both sides of the issue. This interesting paradox, which still stands to be fully resolved, illustrates the contentious conflict between medical ethics and medical progress in Japan. (+info)
Body weight and mortality among adults who never smoked. (3/392)In a 12-year prospective study, the authors examined the relation between body mass index (BMI) and mortality among the 20,346 middle-aged (25-54 years) and older (55-84 years) non-Hispanic white cohort members of the Adventist Health Study (California, 1976-1988) who had never smoked cigarettes and had no history of coronary heart disease, cancer, or stroke. In analyses that accounted for putative indicators (weight change relative to 17 years before baseline, death during early follow-up) of pre-existing illness, the authors found a direct positive relation between BMI and all-cause mortality among middle-aged men (minimum risk at BMI (kg/m2) 15-22.3, older men (minimum risk at BMI 13.5-22.3), middle-aged women (minimum risk at BMI 13.9-20.6), and older women who had undergone postmenopausal hormone replacement (minimum risk at BMI 13.4-20.6). Among older women who had not undergone postmenopausal hormone replacement, the authors found a J-shaped relation (minimum risk at BMI 20.7-27.4) in which BMI <20.7 was associated with a twofold increase in mortality risk (hazard ratio (HR) = 2.2, 95% confidence interval (CI) 1.3, 3.5) that was primarily due to cardiovascular and respiratory disease. These findings not only identify adiposity as a risk factor among adults, but also raise the possibility that very lean older women can experience an increased mortality risk that may be due to their lower levels of adipose tissue-derived estrogen. (+info)
Bioethics of the refusal of blood by Jehovah's Witnesses: Part 3. A proposal for a don't-ask-don't-tell policy. (4/392)Of growing concern over Jehovah's Witnesses' (JWs) refusal of blood is the intrusion of the religious organisation into its members' personal decision making about medical care. The organisation currently may apply severe religious sanctions to JWs who opt for certain forms of blood-based treatment. While the doctrine may be maintained as the unchangeable "law of God", the autonomy of individual JW patients could still be protected by the organisation modifying its current policy so that it strictly adheres to the right of privacy regarding personal medical information. The author proposes that the controlling religious organisation adopt a "don't-ask-don't-tell" policy, which assures JWs that they would neither be asked nor compelled to reveal personal medical information, either to one another or to the church organisation. This would relieve patients of the fear of breach of medical confidentiality and ensure a truly autonomous decision on blood-based treatments without fear of organisational control or sanction. (+info)
Jehovah's Witnesses' refusal of blood: obedience to scripture and religious conscience. (5/392)Jehovah's Witnesses are students of the Bible. They refuse transfusions out of obedience to the scriptural directive to abstain and keep from blood. Dr Muramoto disagrees with the Witnesses' religious beliefs in this regard. Despite this basic disagreement over the meaning of Biblical texts, Muramoto flouts the religious basis for the Witnesses' position. His proposed policy change about accepting transfusions in private not only conflicts with the Witnesses' fundamental beliefs but it promotes hypocrisy. In addition, Muramoto's arguments about pressure to conform and coerced disclosure of private information misrepresent the beliefs and practices of Jehovah's Witnesses and ignore the element of individual conscience. In short, Muramoto resorts to distortion and uncorroborated assertions in his effort to portray a matter of religious faith as a matter of medical ethical debate. (+info)
Attitudes to organ donation among South Asians in an English high street. (6/392)In the UK, people of South Asian origin are at more than twice the risk of end-stage renal failure encountered in the Caucasian population but are under-represented among organ donors. Difficulties with matching mean that few donated kidneys are suitable for transplantation to South Asian recipients. A survey of attitudes in 100 South Asian adults was conducted in the main street of Southall, Middlesex. 90 of those questioned were aware of organ transplantation and 69 had heard about donor cards. However, the 16% who carried a donor card was lower than the 28% reported in the general population. The main reason for the low organ donation rate by South Asians seemed to be lack of knowledge, and this could be remedied by more targeting of information in the Asian media. (+info)
Spiritual faith and genetic testing decisions among high-risk breast cancer probands. (7/392)Despite widespread access to genetic testing for the BRCA1 and BRCA2 breast cancer susceptibility genes, little is known about rates or predictors of test use among individuals from newly ascertained high-risk families who have self-referred for genetic counseling/testing. The objective of this study was to examine rates of test use within this population. In addition, we sought to determine whether spiritual faith and psychological factors influenced testing decisions. Participants were 290 women with familial breast cancer. All were offered genetic counseling and testing for alterations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes. Baseline levels of spiritual faith, cancer-specific distress, perceived risk, and demographic factors were examined to identify independent predictors of whether participants received versus declined testing. The final logistic model revealed statistically significant main effects for spiritual faith [odds ratio (OR), 0.2; 95% confidence intervals (CIs), 0.1 and 0.5] and perceived ovarian cancer risk (OR, 2.4; 95% CIs, 1.3 and 4.7) and a statistically significant spiritual faith by perceived risk interaction effect. Among women who perceived themselves to be at low risk of developing breast cancer again, those with higher levels of spiritual faith were significantly less likely to be tested, compared with those with lower levels of faith (OR, 0.2; 95% CIs, 0.1 and 0.5). However, among women with high levels of perceived risk, rates of test use were high, regardless of levels of spiritual faith (OR, 1.2; 95% CIs, 0.4 and 3.0). These results highlight the role that spirituality may play in the decision-making process about genetic testing. (+info)
Talismans and amulets in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: legendary powers in contemporary medicine. (8/392)BACKGROUND: For centuries talismans and amulets have been used in many cultures for their legendary healing powers. METHODS: We asked the parents of every child (Jews and Arabs) admitted to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit over a 2 month period to complete a questionnaire, which included demographic data on the patient and the family, the use of talismans or other folk medicine practices, and the perception of the effects of these practices on the patient's well-being. A different questionnaire was completed by the ICU staff members on their attitude toward the use of amulets. RESULTS: Thirty percent of the families used amulets and talismans in the ICU, irrespective of the socioeconomic status of the family or the severity of the patient's illness. Amulets and talismans were used significantly more by religious Jews, by families with a higher parental educational level, and where the hospitalized child was very young. The estimated frequency of amulet use by the children's families, as perceived by the staff, was significantly higher than actual use reported by the parents. In Jewish families the actual use of amulets was found to be 30% compared to the 60% rate estimated by the medical staff; while in Moslem families the actual use was zero compared to the staff's estimation of about 36%. Of the 19 staff members, 14 reported that the use of amulets seemed to reduce the parents' anxiety, while 2 claimed that amulet use sometimes interfered with the staff's ability to carry out medical treatment. CONCLUSIONS: The use of talismans in a technologically advanced western society is more frequent than may have been thought. Medical and paramedical personnel dealing with very ill patients should be aware of the emotional and psychological implications of such beliefs and practices on patients and their families. (+info)
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Religious Belief is Not a Mental Illness | Atheist Revolution
I have worked with individuals in psychiatric hospitals and outpatient community mental health settings who suffered from schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders and whose symptoms included religiously-themed delusions. It would be difficult to mistake most of them for run-of-the-mill religious believers even though the line between religious delusion and the sort of beliefs held by some religious extremists can be fuzzy at times. Not only were their beliefs far outside what would be accepted by any religious tradition, but their religious beliefs were only one part of much larger syndromes. In most cases, one symptom does not make a mental disorder. Some specific religious beliefs can be held with delusional intensity by persons with psychotic disorders. But this is very different from asserting that anyone who holds any religious beliefs at all is mentally ill ...
Demographics of Denmark - Wikipedia
The Church of Denmark (Den danske folkekirke) is state-supported and, according to statistics from January 2006, accounts for about 80% of Denmarks religious affiliation. Denmark has had religious freedom guaranteed since 1849 by the Constitution, and numerous other religions are officially recognised, including several Christian denominations, Muslim, Jewish, Buddhist, Hindu and other congregations as well as Forn Siðr, a revival of Scandinavian pagan tradition. The Department of Ecclesiastical Affairs recognises roughly a hundred religious congregations for tax and legal purposes such as conducting wedding ceremonies. Islam is the second largest religion in Denmark. For historical reasons, there is a formal distinction between approved (godkendte) and recognised (anerkendte) congregations of faith. The latter include 11 traditional denominations, such as Roman Catholics, the Reformed Church, the Mosaic Congregation, Methodists and Baptists, some of whose privileges in the ...
Religion | Middlebury
The Religion Department at Middlebury seeks to acquaint students with the worlds major religious traditions, with varieties of global religious experience, and with religious approaches to a broad range of topics and questions. We emphasize the study of individual religious traditions, because we hold that a solid understanding of one is crucial for developing an appreciation for other traditions and for religion as a fundamental human experience. We also maintain, however, that it is important for students to have experience with comparative approaches to the study of religion.
My Science - Blog / Mein Naturwissenschaftsblog: Demography and Modernization as the Major Determinants of Religious Belief
The most important conclusion of the present study is that differential fertility is a significant influence on trends in the strength of religious belief at the country level. This adds to earlier results suggesting that differential fertility is important for the growth of Christian denominations in the United States (Hout et al, 2001), and for future religiosity in most religious traditions worldwide (Kaufmann, 2008, 2010). The belief that differential fertility can affect trends in psychological and behavioral traits in human societies has been brought forward since the late 19th century as an implication of Darwinian evolutionary theory, and is still held by many researchers today (Lynn, 2011; Rowthorn, 2011). However, empiric evidence linking differential fertility for any behavioral trait to country-level trends in the trait has never been presented in comparative studies. The results presented here for religion provide the first empiric evidence that this theoretically postulated link ...
Religion and health - Wikipedia
Evidence suggests that religiosity can be a pathway to both mental health and mental disorder. For example, religiosity is positively associated with mental disorders that involve an excessive amount of self-control and negatively associated with mental disorders that involve a lack of self-control. Other studies have found indications of mental health among both the religious and the secular. For instance, Vilchinsky & Kravetz found negative correlations with psychological distress among religious and secular subgroups of Jewish students. In addition, intrinsic religiosity has been inversely related to depression in the elderly, while extrinsic religiosity has no relation or even a slight positive relation to depression. Religiosity has been found to mitigate the negative impact of injustice and income inequality on life satisfaction. The link between religion and mental health may be due to the guiding framework or social support that it offers to individuals. By ...
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Religion on the Edge - Hardcover - Courtney Bender; Wendy Cadge; Peggy Levitt; David Smilde - Oxford University Press
The thirteen essays in this volume challenge conventional scholarly approaches to the sociology of religion. They urge readers to look beyond congregational settings, beyond the United States, and to religions other than Christianity, and encourage critical engagement with religions complex social consequences.
Green religion on the march | Club Troppo
Ken,. If this judgement implied that a belief in anthropogenic climate was faith rather than evidence based, then it would be a very bad judgement.. No judgement should ever rely on this way of distinguishing between religious and non-religious beliefs. Judges should make it clear that they are not relying on this distinction.. The problem is where invoking this distinction leads.. Relying on the faith/evidence distinction risks placing courts and tribunals in a position where they have to rule whether a particular belief is so strongly supported by evidence and argument that it does not require an appeal to faith (imagine the headline: Judge rules Jesus rose from dead!).. In addition, it risks ruling that some religions are not, in fact, religions at all because their adherents believe that they are supported by evidence rather than faith.. Arguments about scientific proof are a red herring. The choice is not between science or faith. Many beliefs are supported by evidence and argument ...
Faith on the Avenue - Hardcover - Katie Day; Edd Conboy - Oxford University Press
In a richly illustrated, revelatory study of Philadelphias Germantown Avenue, home to a diverse array of more than 90 Christian and Muslim congregations, Katie Day explores the formative and multifaceted role of religious congregations within an urban environment.Germantown Avenue cuts through Philadelphia for eight and a half miles, from the affluent neighborhood of Chestnut Hill through the high crime section known as the Badland
Religion - Drake University
A major or minor in religion at Drake University is a study of sacred texts and their interpretation, of theological and ethical reasoning, of the breadth of religious thinking and practice, and of the meaning of the religious quest for a comprehensive understanding of reality. Courses can prepare students for an understanding of the diverse religious traditions of the world, for graduate professional training for ministry, for an active religious life, or for critical reflection on the ways in which human communities experience and describe the sacred.. In addition to the possibilities that the study of religion itself offers, the size of the department affords the luxury of really getting to know our students, offering collaborative learning between faculty and students. The faculty, values time spent with students beyond the classroom, engaging in conversation, mentoring students and building community.. ...
Culture & Religion: How do we stay true to ourselves? | Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation
(S+L Photo: Ahmet Tarmici, National Director of the Intercultural Dialogue Institute (far left) moderates a discussion as Dalia Hashim (far right), Kevin Lo (middle right), and Naomi Shore (middle left) answer questions related to religion and culture in Canada today.) How do we stay true to ourselves in a multicultural context? That was the question posed to a series of panels at the University of Toronto this past week. The event took place a week after the massacre of six Muslims at the Centre Culturel Islamique de Québec, and was seen as another expression of the solidarity that exists between various religious traditions in Canada. The event opened with a moment of silent prayer of remembrance for the victims and their families. The first panel was made up of Rabbi Ed Elkin, spiritual leader of the First Narayever Congregation in Toronto, John Dadosky, a Catholic professor of theology and philosophy at Regis College, and Muneed Nasir, a prominent local Muslim leader, President of the
Atheism: Proving The Negative: Facing Facts
Retreats to a defense of compatibilism (between science and religion) on the basis of its logical possibility misses the point, by and large. Certainly there is a way to engineer ones God beliefs in a way that carefully navigates around any conflicts with scientifically justified knowledge. And certainly that are people who claim to be both, although the fact that people, given their general propensity to inconsistent belief systems, do it is a pretty weak justification. There will be a couple of problems with this project, as I see it. First, the notion of God that has been adapted (ad hoc) to avoid any conflicts with scientific knowledge ends up pretty impoverished not very philosophically interesting or significant. He doesnt have a brain, so hes not conscious, and so on. Second, the engineered notion of God is miles away from the sort of being that the vast majority of believers believe in and the one that is the center of the major religious traditions. So going to church on Sunday and ...
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THE EVENT The Congress was held at the Casa Maria Immacolata , in Rome, and was organized by the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People, on the topic: The Foreign Students and the Instruction Erga migrantes caritas Christi . Its President and Secretary chaired the sessions of the meeting. Two officials of the Dicastery were present as well. Bishops, priests, religious men and women, and lay people, attended as representatives of eighteen countries (Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Great Britain, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Sweden - for the Nordic Countries -, Switzerland, Tanzania, USA) and of CCEE and CELAM. There were two fraternal Delegates (from the Anglican Communion and the World Council of Churches), delegates of various religious congregations (Legionaries of Christ, Salesians), and of Opus Dei and representatives of lay associations and ecclesial movements (IYCS, MIEC, SECIS, UCSEI, KAAD, ...
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Indias Maha Kumbh festival - Houston Chronicle
Indian holy men move in a procession towards Sangam, the confluence of the Rivers Ganges, Yamuna and mythical Saraswati as others cross a make shift bridge, ofor a holy dip n one of the most auspicious day Makar Sankranti, the first day of the Maha Kumbh Mela, in Allahabad, India, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. Millions of Hindu pilgrims are expected to take part in the large religious congregation of a period of over a month on the banks of Sangam during the Maha Kumbh Mela in January 2013, which falls every 12th year, where devotees wash themselves in the waters of the Ganges believing that it washes away their sins and ends the process of reincarnation. (AP Photo /Rajesh Kumar Singh) less ...
False religion on its last legs. - Page 5
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Multiethnic Church Plans to Plant Hispanic Congregation | Reformed Church in America
Bogota, New Jersey, a borough of about 8,000, sits along the Hackensack River, just 15 minutes from New York City. Its a diverse town, and as people come and go, the demographics change. Between 2000 and 2010, the number of Hispanic residents nearly doubled.. Imos and Jodie Wu pastor Bogart Memorial Reformed Church in Bogota. Many of Bogarts members, like Imos himself, are Taiwanese immigrants, while others, like Jodie, are Caucasian Americans, so the congregation already knows a thing or two about being a multiethnic church. Still, wanting to grow more culturally agile, a team from the church joined an RCA learning community aimed at helping churches connect with neighborhoods that have changed over the years.. Over the course of the learning community, the Wus and their team had a new idea: plant a Hispanic congregation within Bogart Memorial.. Our thought is that starting [a separate] ethnic church is always what happens, and it keeps people in their own ethnic area, says Jodie. Our idea ...
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Maybe you could argue it isnt a womans place to preach and let her invite a pastor instead, you can remind her of that each remark (without letting your kids find out ofcourse), it is quite common in many religions so dont feel bad. If she would agree and even find a pastor you might have a couple of hours of indoctrination a month instead of every possible moment from a relative and not some stranger theyll probably never see again. Anyway I wouldnt worry, its too short a time to really indoctrinate your kids will just grow over it once in another setting without the dependancy and family factors ...
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Antievolution.org - Antievolution.org Discussion Board -Topic::Religion On The Job
On the question of engineering v. science, it is partly just a cultural difference. Engineers are expected to have conventional solutions to a wide range of problems. Scientists on the other hand generally are faced with a wide range of problems for which there are no solutions and their charge is to discover some. When you are doing good science, you really are in a uncertain situation, it takes a certain kind of calm and self-assurance to cope with that uncertainty for years and years. I dont think that kind of environment appeals to the religious. They seem to have a kind of fetish about certainty. So perhaps it is natural that the religious gravitate towards engineering instead of science. There are no doubt plenty of brilliant engineers who are confronted with similar difficulties to those of science when developing hardware or software for truly novel applications and uses. Like the engineers who developed the four computer decision system for the avionics of the shuttle. For the time and ...
Presby • Opia: Truth II or Telling Truth to a Congregation
I had a long conversation last night with a friend. Shes writing a piece about her experience on this journey with me. And we began talking about the congregation I serve. I am struggling with them because I believe they are stuck, are happy being a family or a club and have little interest in following Christ. This, I believe, is the reason they have not had a new member in oh, lets say 10 years. The pastor who preceded me worked long and hard to transform them (transform being what I think is the latest Presby-speak for trying to revitalize a congregation). She left/was fired after a tenure of 7 years there. They didnt have an interim for two years and then I was called as a designated. When I came, I wanted to do some visioning. I was told not to use the v word. There was lots I was told not to do because my predecessor had dome them and the congregation wasnt happy. And so, I did what I thought needed to be done and used different words. Which was probably a mistake ...
Pleiotropy: Christians win the war on Christmas
Origins: Among the pantheon of characters commonly associated with the Christmas season (both the religious holiday and the secular wintertime celebrations), the beloved persona of Santa Claus is somewhat distinctive in that his appearance is neither one that has been solidified through centuries of religious tradition nor one that sprang fully-formed from the imagination of a modern-day writer or artist. Santa Claus is instead a hybrid, a character descended from a religious figure (St. Nicholas) whose physical appearance and backstory were created and shaped by many different hands over the course of years until he finally coalesced into the now familiar (secular) character of a jolly, rotund, red-and-white garbed father figure who oversees a North Pole workshop manned by elves and travels in a sleigh pulled by eight reindeer to deliver toys to children all around the world every Christmas Eve. (Among the many persons who had a hand in creating the modern Santa Claus figure, some of the most ...
Atheism: Proving The Negative: Facing Facts
Retreats to a defense of compatibilism (between science and religion) on the basis of its logical possibility misses the point, by and large. Certainly there is a way to engineer ones God beliefs in a way that carefully navigates around any conflicts with scientifically justified knowledge. And certainly that are people who claim to be both, although the fact that people, given their general propensity to inconsistent belief systems, do it is a pretty weak justification. There will be a couple of problems with this project, as I see it. First, the notion of God that has been adapted (ad hoc) to avoid any conflicts with scientific knowledge ends up pretty impoverished not very philosophically interesting or significant. He doesnt have a brain, so hes not conscious, and so on. Second, the engineered notion of God is miles away from the sort of being that the vast majority of believers believe in and the one that is the center of the major religious traditions. So going to church on Sunday and ...
Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy on Religious belief
Faith is the commitment of ones consciousness to beliefs for which one has no sensory evidence or rational proof. When a person rejects reason as their standard of judgment, only one alternative standard remains to them: feelings. A mystic is a person who treats feelings as tools of cognition. Faith is the equation of feeling with knowledge. To practice the virtue of faith, one must be willing to suspend ones sight and ones judgment; one must be willing to live with the unintelligible, with that which cannot be conceptualized or integrated into the rest of ones knowledge, and to induce a trance like illusion of understanding. One must be willing to repress ones critical faculty and hold it as ones guilt; one must be willing to drown any questions that rise in protest-to strangle any trust of reason convulsively seeking to assert its proper function as the protector of ones life and cognitive integrity. The human need for self-esteem entails the need for a sense of control over ...
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The Battle for God
One of the most startling developments of the late twentieth century has been the emergence within every major religious tradition of a militant piety popularly known as fundamentalism. Its manifestations are sometimes shocking. Fundamentalists have gunned down worshippers in a mosque, have killed doctors and nurses who work in abortion clinics, have shot their presidents, and have even toppled a powerful government. It is only a small minority of fundamentalists who commit such acts of terror, but even the most peaceful and law-abiding are perplexing, because they seem so adamantly opposed to many of the most positive values of modern society. Fundamentalists have no time for democracy, pluralism, religious toleration, peacekeeping, free speech, or the separation of church and state. Christian fundamentalists reject the discoveries of biology and physics about the origins of life and insist that the Book of Genesis is scientifically sound in every detail. At a time when many are throwing off ...
Lawmakers Talk Poverty with Religious Leaders : NPR
The congressional Out-of-Poverty caucus met with a group of religious leaders yesterday to discuss how the faith community can help stem poverty. A roundtable of the participants share insights from the meeting and how they believe the religious community can help reduce poverty.
Mission & Goals of Religious Studies | Grinnell College
When you study the worlds religious traditions, you learn about the histories, literatures, practices and beliefs that have shaped human societies. You study rituals and festivals that organize perceptions of time and place, disciplines that develop modes of attention, and ideas of holiness, justice, love, and beauty through which human beings have expressed their highest ideals. You develop tools to understand the complex ways that people across history and around the world oppose oppression, justify violence, understand their bodies, and give meaning to their lives.
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DU- I could tell from your previous post that you are one of the exceptionals that are a joy to work with. Your job sounds like a lot of fun, and Im jealous. I also know of what you speak when you describe the more academically oriented scientists that have little appreciation for the art of engineering, and how to make things that work. My undergrad degree is BSEE, but Ive done a lot of ME as well (had to pay off those student loans). I once had an engineering tech that loved the science and had been a tinkerer all his life, and he knew how to get things done. He was worth his weight in gold. Alas, after he got his engineering degree, he was lured away by one of my former colleagues who knew and valued his talents more than the company I was working for at the time. I was so upset with the short-sightedness of the CEO, that I left as well ...
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A brief nineteen days of austerity in a year filled with festive holy day celebrations, the Bahai fast is assigned a spiritual significance that can be puzzling to those from religious traditions, cultures and societies in which fasting is not widely practiced. Every hour of the nineteen days of this sunrise-to-sunset fast, the Bahai scriptures tell us, is endowed with a special virtue, inscrutable to all except [God]. Even the act of rising at dawn to pray, Bahaullah explains in a prayer revealed specifically for the Bahai fast, is a unique privilege: For Thine ardent lovers, Thou hast, according to Thy decree, reserved, at each daybreak, the cup of Thy remembrance. Read more ...
Dr. Deepak Chopra - The Spontaneous Fulfillment of Desire - Path Waves Show
Actually I mean it in the way it should mean. The word itself coincidence means several incidences linked to each other. Coincidence. And the word also is synchronisity. Chronos means time, synchronistic means synchronized in time. The goal of this book is to explain in very clear scientific terms first, that the nature of the creative mind of the universe. If you want to call that mind God or Spirit or the infinite being. It doesnt matter what you refer to it, but the nature of the creative mind of the universe is synchronistic . And when we experience a coincidence, we have for a moment glimpsed the infinite mind, the creative mind of the universe. And in fact all religious traditions talk about something called the state of grace. In the state of grace, God is supposedly eavesdropping on your internal dialog, listening to what you are saying. And not only listening to what you are saying but granting you this spontaneous fulfillment of your most cherished dreams and desires ...
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Communitarian thinkers in the 1980s such as Michael Sandel and Charles Taylor argued that Rawlsian liberalism rests on an overly individualistic conception of the self. Whereas Rawls argues that we have a supreme interest in shaping, pursuing, and revising our own life-plans, he neglects the fact that our selves tend to be defined or constituted by various communal attachments (e.g., ties to the family or to a religious tradition) so close to us that they can only be set aside at great cost, if at all. This insight led to the view that politics should not be concerned solely with securing the conditions for individuals to exercise their powers of autonomous choice, as we also need to sustain and promote the social attachments crucial to our sense of well-being and respect, many of which have been involuntarily picked up during the course of our upbringing. First, however, let us review the ontological or metaphysical debate over the self that led to this political conclusion. In an influential ...
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Its frustrating, of course. Because there is still this opinion that atheists shouldnt be allowed or that they can be allowed as long as they shut up and dont say anything. But thats not fair. If you post something ridiculous about religion on a public forum, I have every right to mock you for it. I am in complete agreement with PZ and others that religions deserve to be mocked. That they do not deserve special treatment and should be questioned. What is so wrong with asking people to just think about it? To educate themselves? Read The God Delusion and then if you still want to keep believing in your God - fine. (By fine, of course, I mean that you can do what you want even though I will still think you are exceedingly silly.) But at least be aware that you have a choice - that there is material out there available so you can make an actual, educated decision. I dont see how anyone can choose to really believe in falsehoods instead of in the glorious truth. I just want people to see that ...
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International Center for Law and Religion Studies | Tbilisi, Georgia: Religion and the Legacy of the Soviet State: A 25-year...
1. Restrictive Regulation. The Soviet state subjected religious organizations and believers to restrictive regulation and vague laws that left room for arbitrary enforcement. Religious organizations also faced attempts to reduce or manipulate religious influence in the public sphere in favor of the state. How have these regulations been dismantled or to what extent do they remain? To what extent do mindsets of state control of belief and believers remain?. 2. Effects of the Soviet State on Majority Religions. To survive, majority religious organizations were forced to adapt and cooperate with the Soviet state. To what extent has this compromised or limited the ability of religious organizations to function independently in the post-Soviet era? Has this had an effect on the trust of the public on religious organizations or on expectations of how religious organizations should interact in public life? How have majority religions approached their relationship with the state?. 3. Restrictions and ...
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See also: Jihadism, for the more recent militant political version of Islam. Islam is a monotheistic Abrahamic religion based on the teachings of Muhammad (or often Mohammed and other variants), a seventh century Arab who, according to Muslim belief, was an agent of divine action. Muhammad was also born to the descendents of Abraham. Muhammed claimed to have received revelations from Allah via the archangel Gabriel, which were written in the Quran (Koran) - thus forming the core teachings of Islam. The word Islam means submission (to Allah) in Arabic. Islam as originally designed in the Quran presents itself as an Abrahamic faith and has Moses in it as well as Jesus as a prophet in Islam, but not as Gods son. Islam has been criticized for some time, due to its demanding of strict submissiveness especially of women, and its predisposition to being violent suspicious of other faiths and attacking other faiths deemed a threat to Islam, as a result there have been over 16,000 terrorist ...
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The Brief RCOPE is a 14-item measure of religious coping with major life stressors. As the most commonly used measure of religious coping in the literature, it has helped contribute to the growth of knowledge about the roles religion serves in the process of dealing with crisis, trauma, and transition. This paper reports on the development of the Brief RCOPE and its psychometric status. The scale developed out of Pargaments (1997) program of theory and research on religious coping. The items themselves were generated through interviews with people experiencing major life stressors. Two overarching forms of religious coping, positive and negative, were articulated through factor analysis of the full RCOPE. Positive religious coping methods reflect a secure relationship with a transcendent force, a sense of spiritual connectedness with others, and a benevolent world view. Negative religious coping methods reflect underlying spiritual tensions and struggles within oneself, with others, and with the divine
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Religion, clinicians, and the integration of complementary and alternative medicines. AU - Curlin, Farr A.. AU - Rasinski, Kenneth A.. AU - Kaptchuk, Ted J.. AU - Emanuel, Ezekiel J.. AU - Miller, Franklin G.. AU - Tilburt, Jon C.. N1 - Copyright: Copyright 2010 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.. PY - 2009/9/1. Y1 - 2009/9/1. N2 - Objective: The aim of this study was to compare religious characteristics of general internists, rheumatologists, naturopaths, and acupuncturists, as well as to examine associations between physicians religious characteristics and their openness to integrating complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Design: The design involved a national mail survey. The subjects were internists, rheumatologists, naturopaths, and acupuncturists. Measures: Physician outcome measures were use of and attitudes toward six classes of CAM. Predictors were religious affiliation, intrinsic religiosity, spirituality, and religious traditionalism. Results: There was a ...
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Islam is fundamentally in its very nature a natural religion. Throughout the Quran Gods signs (Ayats) are referred to as the natural phenomenon, the law and order of the universe, the exactitudes and consequences of the relations between natural phenomenon in cause and effect. Over and over, the stars, sun, moon, earthquakes, fruits of the earth and trees are mentioned as the signs of divine power, divine law and divine order. Even in the Ayeh of Noor, divine is referred to as the natural phenomenon of light and even references are made to the fruit of the earth. During the great period of Islam, Muslims did not forget these principles of their religion. Alas, Islam which is a natural religion in which Gods miracles are the very law and order of nature drifted away and is still drifting away, even in Pakistan, from science which is the study of those very laws and orders of nature.……Islam is a natural religion of which the Ayats are the universe in which we live and move and have our ...
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From the Psalms in the Bible to the sacred rivers in Hinduism, the natural world has been integral to the worlds religions. John Grim and Mary Evelyn Tucker contend that todays growing environmental challenges make the relationship ever more vital. This primer explores the history of religious traditions and the environment, illustrating how religious teachings and practices both promoted and at times subverted sustainability. Subsequent chapters examine the emergence of religious ecology, as views of nature changed in religious traditions and the ecological sciences. Yet the authors argue that religion and ecology are not the province of institutions or disciplines alone. They describe four fundamental aspects of religious life: orienting, grounding, nurturing, and transforming. Readers then see how these phenomena are experienced in a Native American religion, Orthodox Christianity, Confucianism, and Hinduism. Ultimately, Grim and Tucker argue that the engagement of religious communities is ...
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Islam and the Mother Lode of Bad Ideas: The Bill Maher, Sam Harris, and Ben Affleck Debate
Harris: The crucial point of confusion is that we have been sold this meme of Islamaphobia where every criticism of the doctrine of Islam gets conflated with bigotry toward Muslims as people and that is intellectually ridiculous.. Affleck: …So you are saying that Islamaphobia is not a real thing?. Maher: Well, its not a real thing when we do it…It truly isnt.. Harris: …Ben, we have to be able to criticize bad ideas.. Affleck: Of course we do!. Harris: But Islam is the mother lode of bad ideas at the moment.. Maher: Thats just a fact.. Affleck: Thats not a fact! Its an ugly thing to say.. This debate about Islam is ubiquitous in the West and I think it points to Girards warning against Western arrogance. Sam Harris is very careful to say that he isnt suffering from Islamaphobia when he critiques Islam. Maher even states that when they critique Islam it truly isnt being Islamaphobic. But then Harris goes on to say that Islam is the mother lode of bad ideas at the moment and Maher ...
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HB 305, An Act relating to a mandatory exemption for certain residences owned by a religious organization, was filed by Rep. Berta Gardner (D-Anchorage) to undo legislation that Clary had successfully lobbied for in 2006, with the willing assistance of then-Sen. Ben Stevens (R-Anchorage), who wrote the legislation, and then-Sen.-Lyda Green (R-Wasilla), who sponsored it. The 2006 legislation had broadened state law on property tax exemptions for religious organizations to include church-owned housing occupied by religious school teachers and leaders of church ministries like music. It also broadened the definition of a minister to include anyone ordained according to the standards of the religious organization who was employed by that organization to carry out a ministry - essentially permitting religious organizations that were so inclined to ordain anyone they wanted to claim held a ministry, and for church-owned housing occupied by that minister to be tax-exempt. The 2006 legislation ...
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Worth Repeating: Western Racism - The Real Threat to Islams Renewal - Media Monitors Network (MMN)
In his recent State of the Union Address, U.S. president George W. Bush strongly defended his countrys massive bombing of Afghanistan. In the course of his speech, he referred more than once to the concept of civilized people standing together in order to combat the barbarism - of whom? - The uncivilized Muslim peoples. He didnt quite say that, but it is undoubtedly what he meant.. Since the Middle Ages, when Crusaders left the shores of Europe on horseback, on foot, and in sailing boats - not F16 fighters and B52 bombers - Western writers, pseudo-intellectuals, speechmakers and self- identified luminaries on Islam and the Middle East, have indulged in an endless stream of rhetoric directed against the supposed barbarism of Islam and the Muslim World.. In his book called The Liberal Islam, Charles Kurzman points out that Western racism poses a serious challenge to the renaissance of Islam, because for centuries, the West has constructed an image of Islam as the Other, identifying ...
Citizen Warrior: How to Stop Islams Exploitation of Our Foolish Fellow Countrymen
I think you are spot on in one sense, that Islam is a sociopathic religion contrived by a sociopath, either as an historic person or contrived mythological entity. However, I think youre being much to understanding of the Islamopanderers in thinking that they dont understand. I think many of them understand perfectly and that theyre sociopaths themselves utilizing Islam (and whatever else) simply as a tool to generate, maintain and protect their own malignant narcissism, sanctimony and grandiosity. I say this as evidenced by their abject, instantaneous and explosive rage or, to put it mildly, their inappropriate affect, over those disagreeing with them about Islam, Ben Affleck, for instance. The Internet is rife with videos of leftists (and Muslims) going berserk when challenged about Islam/Muslims. These are people defending their own pathology, not people who give a rats about Islam or any other leftist and or liberal cause.. ...
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Nation of Islam (part 1 of 2): When is a Muslim not a Muslim? - The Religion of Islam
The rise and history of a religion incorrectly associated with Islam. This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims. It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about different aspects of Islam. New articles are added every week. Also, it features Live Help through chat.
Answering Muslims: Women In Egypt Taking Self Defense Classes to Defend Themselves from Harassment by Muslim Men
Ive been watching your Jesus or Muhammad series on ABN. And I do agree that radical Islam is a serious problem. However, I do not think we should condemn an entire religion based upon its most radical elements. When you condemn Islam as a whole, you instantly condemn 1.5 billion people worldwide. Here is how I view it: Youre never going to convince the vast majority of Muslims to abandon their religious faith. Therefore, it would make more since to attack Osama Bin Ladens version of Islam and build bridges with Muslims who adhere to a more peaceful Islam. The average Muslim does not believe in killing women, children and innocent men. But, of course, you will argue that Bin Ladens version of Islam is authentic Islam, which traces its roots back to Muhammad. But the average Muslim does not accept this interpretation of Islam. Why would you want to convince peaceful Muslims that radical Islam is authentic Islam? If you really want to stop Islamic terrorism you would build bridges with peaceful ...
How Islam Deals with Diseases and Pandemics (part 1 of 2) - The Religion of Islam
Over fourteen centuries ago Islam informed humankind on essential measures that help prevent the spread of viruses. This website is for people of various faiths who seek to understand Islam and Muslims. It contains a lot of brief, yet informative articles about different aspects of Islam. New articles are added every week. Also, it features Live Help through chat.
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The population of the Utica-Rome, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area was 299,397 in 2010; in 2000 it was 299,896. The total population changed -0.2%. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (144,474) included 48.3% of the total population in 2010. Utica-Rome, NY, Metropolitan Statistical Area includes the following 2 counties: Herkimer County, New York, Oneida County, New York.. * In an effort to better match the ASARB standards for adherents, a few religious bodies changed the way their adherents were reported in 2010, including the Catholic Church, Amish groups, Friends groups, Jewish groups, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Non-denominational Christian Churches, and the United Methodist Church. This change does not affect any of the data in the newly released 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. In fact, the data for these groups are now more comparable to that of other bodies than it was in previous decadal reports.. However, ...
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The population of Lincoln County, Oregon was 35,264 in 1980. The adherent totals of the religious groups listed above (8,396) included 23.8% of the total population in 1980. * In an effort to better match the ASARB standards for adherents, a few religious bodies changed the way their adherents were reported in 2010, including the Catholic Church, Amish groups, Friends groups, Jewish groups, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Non-denominational Christian Churches, and the United Methodist Church. This change does not affect any of the data in the newly released 2010 U.S. Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. In fact, the data for these groups are now more comparable to that of other bodies than it was in previous decadal reports.. However, the change in methodology can distort assessments on growth or decline between 2000 and 2010 for each of these groups. County-level 2000 data using the new methodology are not readily available. ASARB staff has adjusted some ...
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American society is becoming non-religious at an ever-increasing rate. A 2017 study from the University of Kentucky estimated that as many as 26 percent of Americans are atheists and Pew polling has shown a rapid decline in religious affiliation, particularly among younger Americans. This decline of faith raises difficult questions about how increasingly secular Americans will live and structure their lives without the guidance of religious dictates.. Growing up Jewish, Iâ€™ve seen these questions play out in the Jewish community. According to Pew, 62 percent of American Jews say being Jewish is primarily about ancestry or culture, while only 15 percent say it is about religion (23 percent say both). Jewish synagogues, summer camps and youth organizations have continually diluted the faith aspect of Jewish identity. Theological study generally extends up to the Bar or Bat Mitzvah and is afterwards forgotten. Hebrew is taught only to the point of phonetic reading ability and basic ...
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It seems like most people I know dont seem to attend any type of religious services. We attend church, not every weekend, but pretty regularly. Were trying to pick godparents for our youngest and it has turned into an act of Congress since no one seems to be active or even attend church. It got me a little curious if others attend church/ mosque/ synagogue/ etc. Also if you dont me asking, what religion? ETA: I consider any type of belief (such as pagan, wiccan, etc) as a religious belief. So if you attend any sort of group regularly, that would count in my book.
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The real confusion arises because of the application of the Sunnah. Several ahadith allude to the fact that death is the appropriate punishment for those who leave Islam. Muslims believe that there is a duality in Islam of the Quran and Sunnah. Objectively speaking, there can be no real duality between the two. The Quran (in Islam) is the undisputed word of God, which is recited today almost exactly as it was upon revelation. Ahadith arguably are forms of hearsay (what individuals claim they saw or overheard the prophet said and did). While aspects of the Sunnah may be valid, is it not inconceivable that the Caliphates following the death of the Prophet Mohammed created ahadith to consolidate political power, and use them as tools to control early Muslims? There is literally an entire science within Islam devoted to determining the validity of ahadith that is so complex that it confounds many Muslims. This duality has almost lead to the deification of the Prophet Mohammed among Muslims today. ...
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Women are more inclined to believe that all religions are true as opposed to that only one is true or that there is very little truth to religion.. Married people are less likely to accept the notion of many religions being true when compared with only one, the findings suggested.. On Facebook, there is no expectation that ones likes be logically consistent and hidebound by tradition, said sociology researcher Paul K. McClure from Baylor University.. Religion, as a result, does not consist of timeless truths. Instead, the Facebook effect is that all spiritual options become commodities and resources that individuals can tailor to meet their needs, McClure added.. Social media users also are more likely to see it as acceptable for others of their faith tradition to practice other religions.. However, the so-called spiritual tinkerers are not necessarily more likely to believe all religions are true.. Social networking site users are between 50 to 80 percent more likely to be flexible ...
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Of course despite the subtitle theres more to religious conflict than that between religions. There is also the conflict within religions. Eliza Griswolds clear discomfort with the image which evangelical Protestants were projecting to the Muslim world of Christianity is an instance of that. But so is the strife which emerges within and across the sects of Islam. The standard model posits the rise of a Fundamentalist Islam at war with local Sufi traditions. There is a great deal to this story, as far as it goes. But there is a precision and clarity with Fundamentalist Islam, which is really often world normative Islam shifted toward a Saudi Salafi tinge, which does not exist with moderate Islam or Sufi Islam. By its very nature locally inflected Islam is diverse, and cant be bracketed under a catchall term on any substantive grounds except to point to its negation of Salafi or reformist Islam. The rise of internationalist Salafi Islams is another case of cultural globalization, and its ...
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It is an ancient custom of the Catholic Church that at the Baptism of infants, there must be at least one Catholic godparent and not more than two, one of each gender, chosen to assist the parent in raising the child in the faith and to represent the expanded spiritual family of the child and the role of the Church as the mother.. Later, godparents help the parents so that children will profess the faith chosen for them and live up to it. Their role is to ensure that the rich and beautiful faith of the Catholic Church is passed on to the child in the most loving and authentic way possible.. Corpus Christi Churchs guidelines for godparents correspond to the Universal Law of the Church. See Canon 874 and Canon 893 of the Code of Canon Law.. ...
Yoga in Britain
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Yoga as exercise
Davis, Erik (3 May 2013). "Is yoga a religion?". Aeon. Ferretti, Andrea (1 March 2012). "Yoga As a Religion?". Yoga Journal. ... Larson-Meyer, D. Enette (2016). "A Systematic Review of the Energy Cost and Metabolic Intensity of Yoga". Medicine & Science in ... The market for yoga grew, argues the scholar of religion Andrea Jain, with the creation of an "endless" variety of second- ... Yoga was introduced to the Western world by the spiritual leader Vivekananda's 1893 visit to the World Parliament of Religions ...
David Healy (psychiatrist)
Healy is a founder and chief executive officer of Data Based Medicine Limited, which aims to make medicines safer through " ... Linden S, Harris M, Whitaker C, Healy D (2010). "Religion and psychosis. The effects of the Welsh Religious Revival 1904-1905 ... An object of study in the creation of an illness". Int J Risk & Safety in Medicine. 19: 209-221. Healy D (2008). "Our Censored ... Culture". Medicine and Psychiatry. 30 (2): 135-156. CiteSeerX 10.1.1.603.2883. doi:10.1007/s11013-006-9013-3. PMID 16804639. ...
List of Guggenheim Fellowships awarded in 1928
Medicine: 1928. Countee Cullen, Deceased. Poetry: 1928. Robert Richard Dieterle, Deceased. Medicine: 1928. Emmett Reid Dunn, ... Religion: 1928, 1929. George Hopkins Coleman, Deceased. Chemistry: 1928. Kenneth John Conant, Deceased. Architecture: 1926, ... Medicine: 1928. Dwight Elmer Minnich, Deceased. Biology: 1928. Felix M. Morley, Deceased. Non-Fiction: 1928, 1929. Curtis ... Medicine: 1928, 1929. Otto Struve, Deceased. Astronomy-Astrophycis: 1928. Allen Tate, Deceased. Poetry: 1928, 1929. Raymond ...
Medicine and Health; Music; Philosophy; Religion; Science, Technology, and Mathematics; Social Sciences; Studies by Time Period ... Philosophy and Religion; Psychology; Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Non-Fiction; Political Science and Policy Studies; United ...
The Lincoln Academy of Illinois
... medicine and science; religion; social services; and sports. Laureates are selected at a meeting of the Regents and Trustees. ...
Articles were analyzed in 11 thematic categories: arts and culture; history and biographies; medicine and health; technology ... and applied science; geography; religion; science; mathematics and logic; philosophy; sport and society; and social sciences. ...
A Doctor's Report on Dianetics
In a review of the book in Psychosomatic Medicine, Frank Egloff wrote that Winter did a "relatively good, factual job" and ... Stark, Rodney; William Sims Bainbridge (January 16, 1986). The Future of Religion. University of California Press. ISBN 978-0- ... provided a "fairly clear, dispassionate view of dianetics". The book is referenced in Rodney Stark's The Future of Religion, ...
His field of research includes religion, Hindu traditions, ritual theory, criticism of religion, and mental illness. He has ... Medicine. 19 (3): 277-290. doi:10.1080/13648470.2012.692357. ISSN 1364-8470. Quack, Johannes (2012). "Organised Atheism in ... Johannes Quack is a German ethnologist at the Goethe University Frankfurt whose primary field of study is religion. He is also ... Books Johannes Quack (22 November 2011). Disenchanting India: Organized Rationalism and Criticism of Religion in India. Oxford ...
Computational theory of mind
"ART, MIND, and RELIGION". Philosophical Books. 8 (3): 32-32. October 1967. doi:10.1111/j.1468-0149.1967.tb02995.x. ISSN 0031- ... 286; $22.50.) MIT Press: Cambridge, Mass.1992". Psychological Medicine. 23 (4): 1043-1046. doi:10.1017/s0033291700026507. ISSN ...
Michael Paton (priest)
"Religion and Medicine", 1976; and "Mud and Stars", 1991 > British Library website accessed 15:22 GMT 5 July 2011 Genealogical ...
1998 Birthday Honours
For services to religion. Noel Sawyer Roberts. For services to politics. Dr. Vernell Theresa Allen. For services to medicine. ... For services to medicine, politics and the community. The Honourable Dr. Alesana Kleis Seluka, M.B.E. For services to medicine ... For services to Medicine and to The Royal College of General Practitioners. Miss June Rosemary Whitfield, O.B.E., Actress. For ... For services to Medicine. Mavis Ann, Mrs. Green, Customer Service Adviser, H.M.Board of Inland Revenue. Marian Helen, Mrs. ...
Institute of Medicine, the central college of Tribhuvan University is the first medical college of Nepal and is in Maharajgunj ... It covers a wide range of subjects including history, law, art, religion, and philosophy, as well as a Sanskrit manual of ... According to data from 2011, the major religions in Kathmandu city are Hinduism 81.3%, Buddhism 9%, Islam 4.4% and other 5.2%. ... These were followed by the Shah kings and previous kings, as devout Hindus and protectors of the Buddhist religion. Cultural ...
43rd North Carolina Infantry Regiment
... religion; agricultural problems in the old and new South; turn-of-the-century experiences of young scholars and other members ... medicine; the University of North Carolina, especially in the 1890s; women's work; the Democratic Party; and the restoration of ...
7 Religion. *8 Science and technology *8.1 Biology and medicine. *8.2 Computing ... Biology and medicine. *HR (gene) (Hairless homolog (mouse)), a gene which encodes a protein whose function has been ... Religion. *HR, an honorific serving as an abbreviation for His Reverence or Her Reverence ...
4 Religion. *5 Science and medicine. *6 Other uses. *7 See also ... Religion. *Gad (son of Jacob), the founder of the tribe ...
6 Research and folk medicine *6.1 Phytochemicals. *6.2 Folk medicine. *7 In religion and mythology ... In religion and mythology. The Expulsion from the Garden of Eden showing Adam and Eve with and without fig leaves, by ... Landranco, Guido (2001). Mediċina popolari ta' l-imgħoddi fil-gżejjer Maltin [Popular medicine of the past in the Maltese ... Research and folk medicine. Phytochemicals. Figs contain diverse phytochemicals under basic research for their ...
Medicine. *Constantinople enforces a strict licensing system for physicians.. Religion. *Emperor Julian tries to ...
Medicine. *The great pandemic of the Roman world strikes violently in Pontus on the Black Sea and causes enormous loss of ... Religion. *Emperor Valerian persecutes Christians.. *Pope Stephen I threatens to excommunicate Cyprian, bishop of ...
... and religion. Randomness can be seen as conflicting with the deterministic ideas of some religions, such as those ... Medicine: Random allocation of a clinical intervention is used to reduce bias in controlled trials (e.g., randomized controlled ... Religion: Although not intended to be random, various forms of divination such as cleromancy see what appears to be a random ... Religions of the ancient world by Sarah Iles Johnston 2004 ISBN 0-674-01517-7 page 370 ...
Early Science and Medicine. 11 (2): 214. doi:10.1163/157338206776908882. Bausani, Alessandro (1973). "Cosmology and Religion in ... 2006-11-02). Religion, Learning and Science in the 'Abbasid Period. Cambridge University Press. p. 413. ISBN 9780521028875. ... and Medicine in Non-Western Cultures. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 159-. ISBN 978-1-4020-4559-2. "Modell des ...
Bruce G. Epperly (2008). "Prayer, Process, and the Future of Medicine". Journal of Religion and Health. Heidelberg, Germany: ... It is not a religion. It does not claim any kind of monopoly on truth. It has no dogma. It has no doctrine. It talks about love ... Does that mean that it is a mistake to take medicine? Absolutely not." Paraphrase of quote: A cure for AIDS will be found ... The Son of God cannot sin." A "both-and" approach (both prayer and medicine) to physical and mental health has been attributed ...
Kranenborg, Reender (1999). "Brahma Kumaris: A New Religion?". CESNUR center for studies on new religions. "About Sahaja Yoga ... Newcombe, Suzanne (2007). "Stretching for Health and Well-Being: Yoga and Women in Britain, 1960-1980". Asian Medicine. 3 (1): ... James Mallinson (2013), Yoga and Religion, Heythrop College: A Seminar on Modern yoga, London, UK Hindu Christian Foundation De ... Wigington, Patti (6 June 2018). "What Was the Rajneesh Movement?". Learn Religions. Retrieved 10 July 2019. "Osho Dynamic , An ...
In ancient Greek religion, this practice took the responsibility away from the parents because the child would die of natural ... Medicine. 62 (2): 360-74. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2005.06.006. PMID 16046041. Sugiyama Y (1965). "On the social change of ... The religion of the Ancient Egyptians forbade infanticide and during the Greco-Roman period they rescued abandoned babies from ... Hastings, James (1955). Encyclopedia of Religion and Ethics. New York: Scribner's Sons. Vol. I, 6. Bugos, Paul E. & Lorraine M ...
"The Contagion of Happiness , Harvard Medicine magazine". hms.harvard.edu. Retrieved 2019-03-19. Lomas, T.; Etcoff, N.; Van ... Journal of Religion and Health. 56 (5): 1720-1739. doi:10.1007/s10943-017-0446-5. ISSN 1573-6571. PMID 28718052. S2CID 30739871 ...
Kevin Masters (psychologist)
Spirituality, religion, and health: Masters, Kevin S.; Spielmans, Glen I. (May 2007). "Prayer and Health: Review, Meta-Analysis ... Since 2009, he has been editor-in-chief of the Journal of Behavioral Medicine, where he was earlier an associate editor (2005- ... Masters has published numerous articles on the health effects and correlates of religion and spirituality. Masters was born in ... Steffen, Patrick R.; Masters, Kevin S. (2005). "Does compassion mediate the intrinsic religion-health relationship?". Annals of ...
Universal Decimal Classification
Psychology 2 Religion. Theology 3 Social Sciences 4 vacant 5 Mathematics. Natural Sciences 6 Applied Sciences. Medicine, ... Nature of religion. Phenomenon of religion 2-2 Evidences of religion 2-3 Persons in religion 2-4 Religious activities. ... Religions and faiths 21 Prehistoric and primitive religions 22 Religions originating in the Far East 23 Religions originating ... Hindu religion in the broad sense 24 Buddhism 25 Religions of antiquity. Minor cults and religions 26 Judaism 27 Christianity ...
Religion in the Halls of Medicine. ISBN 9780226922133. Boyle, D. C. M.; Lee, Men-Jean (January 2008). Fast Facts: Religion and ... Campbell, Heidi (5 April 2010). When Religion Meets New Media. ISBN 9781134272136. Cadge, Wendy (18 January 2013). Paging God: ... Medicine. ISBN 9781903734940. Brauch, Julia; Lipphardt, Anna (6 May 2016). Jewish Topographies: Visions of Space, Traditions of ...
The letter also says, "one can see if and how [prayer] might be enriched by meditation methods developed in other religions and ... De Michelis, Elizabeth (2007). "A Preliminary Survey of Modern Yoga Studies" (PDF). Asian Medicine, Tradition and Modernity. 3 ... Robert J. Zydenbos to call Jainism, essentially, a system of yogic thinking that grew into a full-fledged religion. The five ... Yoga is practised with a variety of methods by all Indian religions. In Hinduism, practices include Jnana Yoga, Bhakti Yoga, ...
Medicine: Agostino Bertani (1812-1886); Carlo Forlanini (1847-1918); Mathematics, physics, engineering and the natural sciences ... Andrea Frova (1936); Literature and philosophy: Emanuele Severino (1929). Religion: Federico Borromeo (1564-1631); Alessandro ...
... including the fields of education and medicine, but also have a strong presence in the agricultural sector. In general, ... Freedom of religion. *Freedom from slavery. *Freedom of speech. *Freedom of thought ...
Some religions promote vegetarianism, considering it wrong to consume animals. Leading nutritionists believe that instead of ... Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 6 (2): 135-149. doi:10.1007/bf00845377.. ...
He rejected the syncretic move that placed alchemy, cabbala and Christian religion on the same footing; and Fludd's anima mundi ... He intended to take a degree in medicine. The main requirements to obtain this, at the time, included demonstrating that he ( ... Certainty in religion could be discovered only through serious study of numbers and ratios. This view later brought Fludd into ... Between 1598 and 1604, Fludd studied medicine, chemistry and hermeticism on the European mainland following his graduation. His ...
Grounds for opposing alternative medicine include that: *It is usually based on religion, tradition, superstition, belief in ... holistic medicine, natural medicine, unorthodox medicine, fringe medicine, unconventional medicine, and new age medicine are ... Complementary medicine (CM), complementary and alternative medicine (CAM), integrated medicine or integrative medicine (IM), ... Complementary or integrative medicine Complementary medicine (CM) or integrative medicine (IM) is when alternative medicine is ...
... native religions were banned as part of the Khmer Rouge's attempt to eliminate religion in the country. ... Cooperative stores selling goods like medicines, cloth, and kerosene were formed, providing goods imported from Vietnam. ... and the persecution of religion by the Khmer Rouge was matched in severity only by the persecution of religion in the communist ...
Friedrich Max Müller (1860). A History of Ancient Sanskrit Literature So Far as it Illustrates the Primitive Religion of the ... and Medicine. Springer. pp. 83-86. ISBN 978-0792340669. Kireet Joshi (1991). The Veda and Indian Culture: An Introductory Essay ... A History of Ancient Sanskrit Literature So Far as it Illustrates the Primitive Religion of the Brahmans. Williams and Norgate ... Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions. Merriam-Webster. p. 629. ISBN 978-0-87779-044-0. Yukio Ohashi (Editor: H ...
Re-education through labor
a b Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor (2004); Section 2c: "Freedom of Religion." ... Amnesty International, "CHINA: "CHANGING THE SOUP BUT NOT THE MEDICINE?" : ABOLISHING RE-EDUCATION THROUGH LABOUR IN CHINA" ( ... "Changing the Soup but Not the Medicine." Amnesty's report concludes that the camp closures are a positive step forward for ... "Changing the Soup but Not the Medicine?" Abolishing Re-Education Through Labour in China , Amnesty International Publications ...
The Woman in the Shaman's Body: Reclaiming the Feminine in Religion and Medicine. New York: Bantam. ... by dividing the religious practices of these cultures into the separate spheres of folk religion and elite religion. ... Steven Mithen (1996). The Prehistory of the Mind: The Cognitive Origins of Art, Religion and Science. Thames & Hudson. ISBN 0- ... "Prehistoric religion". Britannica online encyclopedia 2008. Archived from the original on 2008-04-09. Retrieved 2008-03-28.. ...
In the Eastern religions of Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Shintoism it is used as a map representing deities, or specially in ... Painted Bhutanese Medicine Buddha mandala with the goddess Prajnaparamita in center, 19th century, Rubin Museum of Art ... Chakra - Subtle body psychic-energy centers in the esoteric traditions of Indian religions ...
University of Bergen
Department of Archeology, History, Cultural Studies and Religion (AHKR). *Department of Foreign Languages (Arabic, English, ... 3.4 Faculty of Medicine. *3.5 Faculty of Psychology. *3.6 Faculty of Social Sciences ...
Baumslag, Naomi (2005). Murderous Medicine: Nazi Doctors, Human Experimentation, and Typhus. Praeger Publishers. ISBN 0-275- ...
In medicine, this era brought innovations such as open-heart surgery and later stem cell therapy along with new medications and ... Some, such as Stephen V. Monsma, connect these ideas to the abdication of religion as a higher moral authority. ... Scientific advancement and the discovery of new concepts later allowed for powered flight and advancements in medicine, ... medicine, and computer science, and other fields have been made more complex, such as construction, transportation and ...
Abortion - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Many religions have a view on abortion. These views span a broad spectrum from acceptance to rejection. Most religions ... If a bad thing happens because of a surgery or medicine that a doctor gives, or because of a miscarriage, it is called a ... Religion can also influence this opinion.. Different opinions around the world[change , change source]. A number of opinion ... BBC "Religion and Ethics" Be aware that these BBC pages do not cover all Protestant, Muslim, Hindu or Buddhist beliefs. ...
Medical humanities includes the humanities (literature, philosophy, ethics, history and religion), social science (anthropology ... Folk medicine may also be referred to as traditional medicine, alternative medicine, indigenous medicine, or natural medicine. ... Traditional medicine. Main article: Traditional medicine. Traditional medicine (also known as indigenous or folk medicine ... Early records on medicine have been discovered from ancient Egyptian medicine, Babylonian Medicine, Ayurvedic medicine (in the ...
Religion and Ceremonies of the Lenape. Forgotten Books, 2012. ASIN B008J7N986.. *Harrington, Mark R. Vestiges of Material ... Weslager, C.A. Magic Medicines of the Indians. Signet, 1974. ASIN B001VIUW08. ... Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1942, A Study of Delaware Indian Medicine Practice and Folk Beliefs, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical ... Tantaquidgeon, Gladys, 1972, Folk Medicine of the Delaware and Related Algonkian Indians, Harrisburg. Pennsylvania Historical ...
Women's education in the United States
"National Library of Medicine. Retrieved 2013-03-03.. *^ "History of Women Physicians - Timeline". Drexel University, College of ... In contrast, the town of Sutton, Massachusetts, was diverse in terms of social leadership and religion at an early point in its ... "KSU College of Veterinary Medicine. Retrieved 2013-03-03.. *^ "Early Women Veterinarians in the Western Hemisphere". McKillip ... Eron, Carol (1979). "Women in Medicine and Health Care". In O'Neill, Lois Decker. The Women's Book of World Records and ...
"Institute of Medicine. 2009. Retrieved 5 September 2015.. *^ Blue, Laura (30 October 2012). "Smoke-Free Laws Are Saving Lives" ... The New England Journal of Medicine. 337 (15): 1052-7. doi:10.1056/NEJM199710093371506. hdl:1765/59780. PMID 9321534.. ... "Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 162 (5): 477-83. doi:10.1001/archpedi.162.5.477. PMC 2948204. PMID 18458195.. ... Institute of Medicine (IOM) convened by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) found out that there are cardiovascular effects ...
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital
The medicine for the elderly unit, which was built in 2001 and has been retained from the Southern General Hospital, is ... Religion. *Archbishop of Glasgow (Roman Catholic). *Bishop of Glasgow and Galloway (Episcopalian) ... The retained buildings include the Maternity Unit, the Institute of Neurological Sciences, the Langlands Unit for medicine of ...
Culture of Mongolia
Rudolf Kaschewsky, Die Religion der Mongolen, in Michael Weiers (editor), Die Mongolen, Beiträge zu ihrer Geschichte und Kultur ... Traditional Mongolian medicine. *List of museums in Mongolia. *List of World Heritage Sites in Northern and Central Asia ... Main article: Religion in Mongolia. Since ancient times Tengrism was the dominant belief system of the Mongols and still ... In Inner Mongolia, traditional religion was heavily affected by the Cultural Revolution. Since the 1990s, a number of ...
Medicine or Religion?". HuffPost.. Further reading. *. Long PH (2013). Barrett S, ed. Chiropractic Abuse: An Insider's Lament. ... Eric J. Bailey (2002). African American Alternative Medicine: Using Alternative Medicine to Prevent and Control Chronic ... Chiropractors faced heavy opposition from organized medicine. DD Palmer was jailed in 1907 for practicing medicine without ... as integrated medicine, and 12% as mainstream medicine. Many chiropractors believe they are primary care providers, ...
McCarney R, Fisher P, Spink F, Flint G, van Haselen R. (2002). Can homeopaths detect homeopathic medicines by dowsing? A ... elements of the spiritual body said to be centres of psychic energy in the esoteric traditions of Eastern religions. ... Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine 95: 189-191.. *^ GWUP-Psi-Tests 2004: Keine Million Dollar für PSI-Fähigkeiten ...
Nahyan A.G. Fancy (2006). Pulmonary Transit and Bodily Resurrection: The Interaction of Medicine, Philosophy and Religion in ... Spirituality, New Age, and new religions. Brahma Kumaris. In Brahma Kumaris, human souls are believed to be ... 2009). Supersense: From Superstition to Religion - The Brain Science of Belief. Constable. p. 165. ISBN 978-1-84901-030-6 ... 2009). Supersense: From Superstition to Religion - The Brain Science of Belief. Constable. ISBN 978-1-84901-030-6 ...
Ron English (artist)
English has collaborated with Daniel Johnston and Jack Medicine in the Hyperjinx Tricycle project. In 2010 he created the ... eating a diet of what is sold by McDonald's in the religion of consumerism and an over-sated devotee. ...
Occupational health psychology
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 39(1), 44-50. *^ a b LaMar W.J., Gerberich, S.G., Lohman, W.H., Zaidman, B ... Social Science & Medicine, 75, 1163-1174. *^ Yang, L., Caughlin, D.E., Gazica, M.W., Truxillo, D.M., & Spector, P.E. (2014). ... Journal of Occupational Medicine, 32(11), 1079-1087. *^ Wang J. (2005). Work stress as a risk factor for major depressive ... Psychosomatic Medicine, 74, 840-847. doi:10.1097/PSY.0b013e31826c3174 *^ Gallo, W.T., Teng, H.M., Falba, T.A., Kasl, S.V., ...
When by choice, the rate of consanguinity is highly dependent on religion and culture. In the Western world some Anabaptist ... "Mental Health in Family Medicine. 9 (4): 241-8. PMC 3721918. PMID 24294299.. ... "Evolution in health and medicine Sackler colloquium: Consanguinity, human evolution, and complex diseases". Proceedings of the ...
Insects in medicine. *Insects in music. *Insects in mythology. *Insects in religion ... In 1896, an article in The Pall Mall Gazette popularised a practice of alternative medicine that probably began in the whaling ... Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy (2007). "Whales Descended From Tiny Deer-like Ancestors". ...
"Veterinary Medicine/Small Animal Clinician - via ResearchGate.. *^ Lyson, Tyler R.; Schachner, Emma R.; Botha-Brink, Jennifer; ... The turtle has a prominent position as a symbol of steadfastness and tranquility in religion, mythology, and folklore from ... Janos, Elisabeth (2004). Country Folk Medicine: Tales of Skunk Oil, Sassafras Tea, and Other Old-time Remedies (1 ed.). Lyon's ... "Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine. 3 (2): 156-162. doi:10.1016/S2221-1691(13)60042-8. PMC 3627178. PMID 23593597.. CS1 ...
Leon M. Lederman
"Physics isn't a religion. If it were, we'd have a much easier time raising money." - Leon Lederman. ... for Distinction in Science Medicine and Technology. ...
"PLoS Medicine. 2 (6; e171): e171. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.0020171. PMC 1160579 . PMID 15971946.. CS1 maint: Multiple names: ... Fasting is practiced in various religions. Examples include Lent in Christianity; Yom Kippur, Tisha B'av, Fast of Esther, Tzom ... Archives of Internal Medicine. USA (published 24 July 2006). 166 (14): 1466-75. doi:10.1001/archinte.166.14.1466. PMID 16864756 ... A 2008 study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine showed that dieters who kept a daily food diary (or diet ...
Doyle, gave up medicine to become a writer, and, having achieved fame and wealth through the Sherlock Holmes stories, wrote to ... Religion. *Blairs Museum. *Scalan. *St Mungo Museum of Religious Life and Art ... John Barclay, a successful anatomy demonstrator in the extramural school of medicine donated his collection, while Sir Charles ... Dingwall, HM, Hamilton D, Macintyre IMC, McCrae M, Wright D. (2011) Scottish Medicine - An Illustrated History. Edinburgh. ...
Medieval islamic hospital medicine religion and charity | Islam | Cambridge University Press
Providing a detailed picture of the effect of religion on medieval medicine, it will be essential reading for those interested ... Ahmed Ragab is the Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and Religion at Harvard Divinity School, where he also ... directs the Science, Religion, and Culture Program. He is a member of the Commission on History of Science and Technology in ... in history of medicine, history of Islamic sciences, or history of the Mediterranean. ...
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Alternative medicine as religion | ScienceBlogs
Religion involves believing in things that cant be proven scientifically; indeed, religion makes a virtue out of ignoring the ... Similarly, alternative medicine frequently tells you that you have to believe in the therapy, dedicate yourself completely to ... Ive often likened non-science-based medical belief systems to religion. Its not a hard argument to make. ... she did use it to facilitate a conversion from one religion that shouldnt be a religion but was to her (science-based medicine ...
Religion and Medicine
... BIBLIOGRAPHY. See also Religion and Medicine.. Mitchell B. Hart. The Healthy Jew: The Symbiosis of ... Jews and Medicine: An Epic Saga. KTAV Publishing House. 2002. . 602pp. Fred Rosner. Encyclopedia of Medicine in the Bible and ... Judaism and Modern Medicine. Cambridge University Press. 2007. . 264pp. Frank Heynick. ...
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Ancient Egyptian medicine: Influences, medical practice, magic, and religion
The ancient Egyptians knew something about the human body and they sought healing through both herbal medicine and incantations ... What was medicine like in prehistoric times? What was medicine like before people could read and write? Who tended to the sick ... What is modern medicine? Medicine has made huge strides in the last 200 years. Antibiotics, antiseptic, and vaccines are ... What is ancient Greek medicine?. After the ancient Egyptians, the Greeks taught and practiced medicine in this region. Click ...
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Medicine and religion - Part II
In December 2011, the Journal of Behavioral Medicine dedicated an entire issue to studies focusing on religion, spirituality, ... Understandings of religion that take into account different traditions and complex cultural and linguistic contexts will be a ... While occasionally religion or - less often - spirituality are linked with negative outcomes, the preponderance of research ... The realms of spirituality, religion, and illness are, after all, not so conceptually opposed - they each have to do with our ...
The end of life and the amorality of medicine - ABC Religion & Ethics
The consequence of medicines unthinking pragmatism, whereby it has cut itself free from any purpose, is that the questions ... Medicine as a discipline is mostly concerned with doing and with the effects it brings about in the world. Medicine is a ... For medicine, then, the important question becomes, Who holds the power over physiological functioning? The debate in medicine ... And it gives no thought to its practices, because medicine is about doing and not thinking. For Western medicine, and perhaps ...
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Medicine And Religion Are Not Opposed
... Phillip W. Long, M.D.. January 27, 1996 Some deeply religious people are reluctant to ... prepares his medicines; thus Gods creative work continues without cease in its efficacy on the surface of the earth. ... The following passage from the New American Bible (Book of Sirach [Ecclesiasticus] 38:1-15) helps to explain how medicine and ... This biblical passage clearly states that God cures through the skill of the doctor and through medicine. Family physicians, ...
Religio Medici. Medicine and religion in seventeenth century England
Medicine and religion in seventeenth century England. Religio Medici. Medicine and religion in seventeenth century England. ... One place where religion and politics, medicine and bodies, authority and therapy neatly converge and converse is in the ... Over the last decade the histories of religion and of medicine in the early modern period have developed a more conceptually ... These are lessons that historians of medicine and religion in this period might usefully adopt in future studies. The claim to ...
Floco Tausin - Medicine and religion - Unexplained Mysteries
... pracitioners of orthodox scientific medicine engaged in dialogs with much earnest and passion about the unification of religion ... Medicine and religion. Posted on Saturday, 2 January, 2010 , 1 comment. Columnist: Floco Tausin. In the 1990s, pracitioners of ... Koenig, Harold G. (2003). "Medicine". Encyclopaedia of Science and Religion, ed. by J. Wentzel Vrede van Huyssteen et al. NY: ... orthodox scientific medicine engaged in dialogs with much earnest and passion about the unification of religion and medicine. ...
Michigan Child's Death Puts Spotlight On Clash Between Medicine And Religion | KPBS
Michigan Childs Death Puts Spotlight On Clash Between Medicine And Religion. Friday, August 31, 2018 ... Dukes theology, medicine and culture program seeks to teach medical students how to understand how different religious beliefs ... "Theres going to be some things that are downright abuse that could be legally justified by saying, Its part of my religion ... estimate more than 180 children have died or were stillborn in families that practiced a religion that shuns modern medicine. ...
Monica Patel and boyfriend Imad row over religion on Married to Medicine Houston
Monica Patel and boyfriend Imad Khalil have an almighty and awkward row at a dinner party on Married to Medicine Houston - ... Monica Patel and boyfriend Imad row over religion on Married to Medicine Houston. Fri Dec 02, 2016 at 6:53pm ET. By Julian ... Monica death-stares Imad as he talks about religion on this weeks Married to Medicine Houston. Monica Patel and boyfriend Imad ... And she slams him for bringing it up in public, saying: "We need to talk about religion, but we need to do it by ourselves in ...
Religion, Medicine and the Human Embryo in Tibet : Frances Garrett : 9781138862258
Medicine and the Human Embryo in Tibet by Frances Garrett, 9781138862258, available at Book Depository with free delivery ... and what this reveals about its medicine and religion. Filling a significant gap in the literature this is the first in-depth ... Interactions between medicine and religion in Tibet 4. The fetal body, gender and the normal 5. Gestation and the religious ... Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture About Frances Garrett. Frances Garrett is Assistant Professor of Buddhist Studies at the ...
Conscience, religion alter how doctors tell patients about opinions - UChicago Medicine
... issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. ... 8, 2007, issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.. The ... The University of Chicago Medicine Communications 950 E. 61st Street, Third Floor Chicago, IL 60637 Phone (773) 702-0025 Fax ( ... Others thought that doctors who would deny beneficial treatments had no business practicing medicine. But most took to the ... Such situations raise basic philosophical questions, said co-author John Lantos, MD, professor of pediatrics and medicine and ...
Orthodox Religion, Unorthodox Medicine: The Rise of Romania's Christian Doctors :: Balkan Insight
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- In December 2011, the Journal of Behavioral Medicine dedicated an entire issue to studies focusing on religion, spirituality, and health. (patheos.com)
- Many of these papers attempt to correct shortcomings in the previous religion-health literature, including a lack of good theoretical grounding and lack of longitudinal, or long-duration, research methodologies. (patheos.com)
- The concepts of intrinsic and extrinsic religiosity, mentioned in Part I of this article, play a major role in most social scientific research into religion and health. (patheos.com)
- A team of researchers led by Steven Pirutinsky of Columbia University trained their investigative lens on the interaction between depression, physical health, and intrinsic religiosity - participating in religion for its own sake, without necessarily expecting social or material rewards - among Orthodox and non-Orthodox Jews. (patheos.com)
- Doctors that follow this form of "Christian medicine" typically endorse the apparent health benefits of prayer and fasting, advocated by the Church, while sharing the Church's view of abortion, contraception and homosexuality as grave sins. (balkaninsight.com)
- Focuses on spiritual medicine and the spiritual approach to health care. (ebscohost.com)
- Before 2000, nearly 1,200 studies had examined the relationship between religion and health, with most studies reporting positive associations. (aafp.org)
- Although attendance at services is the most powerful predictor of health related to religion, it is not the only variable that predicts health outcomes. (aafp.org)
- 14 The physical health benefits of religion make sense given what is known about the effects of negative emotions on health outcomes and quality of life, particularly for patients with heart disease 15 , 16 and cancer. (aafp.org)
- Our study aims were to evaluate their perspectives on religion / spirituality and health as well as their personal religious and spiritual characteristics. (uni-muenchen.de)
- The questionnaire contained 47 items divided over three sections that evaluated personal perspective on religion/spirituality and health, personal religious and spiritual characteristics of the respondents and demographic characteristics. (uni-muenchen.de)
- Dr. Jeff Levin , an epidemiologist and religious scholar, holds a distinguished chair at Baylor University, where he is University Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health, Professor of Medical Humanities, and Director of the Program on Religion and Population Health at the Institute for Studies of Religion. (oup.com)
- He also serves as Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University School of Medicine, and as an Affiliated Member of the Center for Medical Ethics and Health Policy at Baylor College of Medicine. (oup.com)
- A magnificent book, easy to read and encyclopedic in covering the history and current state of affairs in the religion and health world. (oup.com)
- Such philosophical foundation ensures Chinese Medicine focusing on restoring patients' health and mental wellbeing, besides addressing physical symptoms. (medicineandreligion.com)
- The foundational premise of Health and Human Flourishing: Religion, Medicine, and Moral Anthropology is the need for a richer anthropological approach to the questions of contemporary bioethics than can be provided by the partial, incomplete, and impoverished views of the human person that primarily focus on issues of rationality and autonomy. (frithwilliams.com)
- Medicine, Religion, and Health: Where Science and Spirituality Meet will be the first title published in the new Templeton Science and Religion Series, in which scientists from a wide range of fields distill their experience and knowledge into brief tours of their respective specialties. (frithwilliams.com)
- Context is centrally important to PM, yet, to date, little attention has been given to the unique context of religion and spirituality (R/S) and their applicability to PM. R/S can support and reinforce health beliefs and behaviors that affect health outcomes. (cdc.gov)
- This conference invites health care practitioners, scholars, religious community leaders, and students to address questions on the theme Examining the Foundations of Medicine and Religion by relating its questions to religious traditions and practices. (duke.edu)
- Whether it be faith healing or denying blood transfusions, religion can often have a very negative effect on one's health when its narrative is accepted over one based on science and evidence.This can be no more clear in a recent case of women seeking compensation from the Irish government for harm caused by an alternative to the caesarian section known as the symphysiotomy . (cellardoorskeptics.com)
- Religion, spirituality, health and medicine: why should Indian physicians care? (bvsalud.org)
- Religion , spirituality , health and medicine have common roots in the conceptual framework of relationship amongst human beings, nature and God. (bvsalud.org)
- Of late, there has been a surge in interest in understanding the interplay of religion , spirituality , health and medicine , both in popular and scientific literature . (bvsalud.org)
- The renewed interest in the interaction of religion and spirituality with health and medicine has significant implications in the Indian context. (bvsalud.org)
- Incorporating religion and spirituality into health and medicine may also go a long way in making the practice of medicine more holistic, ethical and compassionate. (bvsalud.org)
- Written with Dr. Mukherjee's signature eloquence and passionate prose, The Laws of Medicine is a critical book not just for those in the medical profession but for everyone who is moved to better understand how their health and well-being are being treated. (audible.com)
- Health and medicine in the Islamic tradition : change and identity / Fazlur Rahman. (who.int)
- Medical schools today no longer bother teaching their students about what different religions believe about health care practices, which is leaving some people of faith out in the cold when they receive care. (solomonsuccess.com)
- In Canada we tend not to collect variables like race and religion, but one of the issues with not collecting it is we're not able to identify where there are gaps, concerns, or disparities," said Dr. Lofters, a family physician with the St. Michael's Academic Family Health Team. (eurekalert.org)
- The role of religion in health behaviours such as cancer screening is not only an important family medicine research question, but is also worthy of exploration in studies of a larger scale, Dr. Lofters said. (eurekalert.org)
- We don't look much at the role religion could play in health behaviours like cancer screening, but we probably should," said Dr. Lofters. (eurekalert.org)
- Data from the World Health Organisation shows that annual revenues in Western Europe totalled US$ 5 billion in 2003-2004, in China, sales of herbal products totalled US$ 14 billion in 2005, while herbal medicine revenue in Brazil was US$ 160 million in 2007. (vanguardngr.com)
- Traditional or herbal medicine is the sum total of knowledge, skills and practices based on the theories, beliefs and experiences that are indigenous to different cultures and that are used to maintain health, as well as to prevent, diagnose, improve or treat physical and mental illnesses. (vanguardngr.com)
- Receiving the award, Ogaga urged the nation to return herbal medicine to its lost glory in the interest of national health and prosperity. (vanguardngr.com)
- Another award recipient, Dr. Kwaku Frimpong, also listed the relevance of herbal medicine in overall national and global health. (vanguardngr.com)
- Approaches like the latter are isolated from their cultural and religious roots by the Western complementary and alternative medicine and directed against migraine. (unexplained-mysteries.com)
- Religion in this sense acts as a form of complementary medicine - a great big cultural placebo, if you will. (thisnormallife.com)
- One of the most effective spin techniques used by advocates of "integrative medicine" (also sometimes called "complementary and alternative medicine," or CAM for short) to legitimize quackery has been to claim basically all non-pharmacologic, non-surgical interventions as "integrative," "complementary," or "alternative. (scienceblogs.com)
- Objective: The aim of this study was to compare religious characteristics of general internists, rheumatologists, naturopaths, and acupuncturists, as well as to examine associations between physicians' religious characteristics and their openness to integrating complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). (elsevier.com)
- Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine , 15 (9), 987-994. (elsevier.com)
- And it gives no thought to its practices, because medicine is about doing and not thinking. (abc.net.au)
- The examination of religion as a system of institutions, cultures and practices has been one of the important legacies of a whole corpus of historical writings upon the impact, consequences and nature of the 'English reformations' between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries. (history.ac.uk)
- The shaman was the ranking medicine man, the ceremonial fetishman, and the focus personality for all the practices of evolutionary religion. (ulc.net)
- Contemporary therapeutic practices and concepts in healing systems, such as transpersonal psychology and ayurveda as well as Buddhist and Anthroposophic medicine, however, are shaped by medical as well as religious or spiritual elements. (frithwilliams.com)
- Siddha medicine is part of a complex, centuries-old tradition which, in addition to medical methods, also includes philosophical currents, astrological teachings, yogic practices and tantric and alchemical influences, which can be traced back to the Siddhars, a group of mystics whose origins may be dated back to roughly the 8th century. (hypotheses.org)
- One of the main linking factors for Love Medicine is religion, a hybrid of the naturalistic Ojibwa beliefs and practices, and the Catholic "missionary" religion lived by her reservation characters that promotes good living and embraces life in all its splendor and warts. (wordpress.com)
- On one level, Love Medicine is about religion, about the shared beliefs and differences in the Ojibwe naturalistic religion and the Catholic religion, a unique mix of the very human and the very spiritual and sometimes very Catholic practices and beliefs. (wordpress.com)
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- Spirituality and Medicine. (ebscohost.com)
- Yes, you heard me - Mana Burn If you've never PVPed, I can almost guarantee you've never psychic readings portsmouth new hampshire religion spirituality and medicine application to clinical practice spell, as NPCs have seemingly infinite mana pools. (makiheads.com)
- On the right hand side of the text, the little box tells you that there will be an religion spirituality and medicine application to clinical practice charge of 9. (makiheads.com)
- In essence you can see that certain religion spirituality and medicine application to clinical practice have been put together to make great wedding card wishes. (makiheads.com)
- You will be amazed at how simple the process is and religion spirituality and medicine application to clinical practice fast you religion spirituality and medicine application to clinical practice get answers applicwtion guidance. (makiheads.com)
- indeed, religion makes a virtue out of ignoring the evidence and accepting various beliefs on faith alone. (scienceblogs.com)
- Whether exploring and interpreting the impact of diverse Protestant theologies and beliefs upon the universities, the parishes, or the popular mentalité, historians of religion have become comfortable with exploring the nature, meaning and function of 'religion' in early modern historiography. (history.ac.uk)
- Another strategy has concentrated upon 'popular' religion, the beliefs and activities of the common people performed in the parish or the environment of the family. (history.ac.uk)
- The parents said they didn't seek medical help for their daughter because of their religious beliefs, though they declined to define their religion. (kpbs.org)
- Duke's theology, medicine and culture program seeks to teach medical students how to understand how different religious beliefs can clash with medical care. (kpbs.org)
- From religious healers and religious hospitals to religiously informed bioethics and research studies on the impact of religious and spiritual beliefs on physical and mental well-being, religion and medicine have encountered one another from antiquity through the present day. (oup.com)
- I just need the opinions and beliefs of various people, of different ages and religions. (livejournal.com)
- It is not too much of a stretch to imagine Plains Indians hearing of the loving nature of Jesus from Catholic Missionaries, then blending beliefs of Jesus with their own naturalistic religion, and calling this new hybrid religion "love medicine. (wordpress.com)
- Erdrich could be expressing her own religious beliefs in and through Love Medicine, setting it up as a kind of "Erdrich bible" in which, as Thomas Jefferson did in his "Jefferson bible," she crosses out the parts of Catholicism she doesn't like or agree with, and adds heaping portions of Ojibwe beliefs she feels strongly about. (wordpress.com)
- It would have been easy for Erdrich to project her own beliefs on Love Medicine's characters and promote a blend of the best of Ojibwe and Catholic religions in their lives. (wordpress.com)
- If religion is indeed one of the threads that tie the story collection together, and a Catholic version of Christian religion as interpreted by the Ojibwe and combined with their own beliefs at that, the story needs a sacrificial lamb and a savior. (wordpress.com)
- More specifically, I was reminded that the similarity between religious thinking and quackery can lead to situations where religion facilitates belief in quackery. (scienceblogs.com)
- The miscellaneous ramblings of a surgeon/scientist on medicine, quackery, science, and pseudoscience (and anything else that interests him). (respectfulinsolence.com)
- David Oshinsky, whose last book, Polio: An American Story , was awarded a Pulitzer Prize, chronicles the history of America's oldest hospital and in so doing also charts the rise of New York to the nation's preeminent city, the path of American medicine from butchery and quackery to a professional and scientific endeavor, and the growth of a civic institution. (audible.com)
- Over the years, I've often likened non-science-based medical belief systems to religion. (scienceblogs.com)
- Of course, as I've also mentioned before, it is that insistence on belief and total commitment shared by religion and alternative medicine that provides quacks with an "out" when their treatments don't yield the promised results, their frequent excuse being to blame the patient. (scienceblogs.com)
- Religion' to a Christopher Haigh or a John Morrill, or a Jonathon Clark or a Christopher Hill, may invoke very different, contradictory and perhaps radically incommensurable understandings of ecclesiastical institutions, patterns of belief, articulations of meaning, processes of communal identity, or discourses of legitimation. (history.ac.uk)
- How does your belief system include or exclude the medicine man, shaman, or priest? (ulc.net)
- Medicine has always occupied an often uncomfortable space between science and belief. (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- According to an early reviewer, Fromm wrote Psychoanalysis and Religion in "an effort to reconcile the faith of the scientist with the ageless belief of man in the goodness and omnipotence of the Absolute. (wikipedia.org)
- Theories of religion offer various explanations for the origins and workings of religion, including the ontological foundations of religious being and belief. (wikipedia.org)
- Embryology was a site for both religious and medical theorists to contemplate profound questions of being and becoming, where topics such as pharmacology and nosology were left to shape secular medicine. (bookdepository.com)
- As a science and practice transcending metaphysical and ethical disagreements, 'secular' medicine should not exist. (bmj.com)
- Does religion deserve a place in secular medicine? (bmj.com)
- Funding for RELIGION & ETHICS NEWSWEEKLY is provided by Lilly Endowment. (pbs.org)
- Our survey data point to a basic dilemma facing patients and physicians in our plural democracy,' said study author Farr Curlin, MD, assistant professor of medicine and a member of the MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. (uchospitals.edu)
- It also offers reasoned views of human being and ethics that bear upon medicine and are not universally held-for example, a humanist view of human dignity, the bounding of individual autonomy by social obligation, and a special concern for the weak. (bmj.com)
- Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine: Contemporary Readings in Bioethics, Eighth Edition , is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art anthology that covers both traditional and emerging issues in the field of biomedical ethics with engaging case studies and reflective papers written by leading scholars. (ecampus.com)
- He has written and spoken widely on medical ethics and the role of religion in healing, and he has worked in a clinic on the west side of Chicago, a North Carolina clinic for migrant workers, and a garbage dump in Guatemala City. (wabash.edu)
- Religion & Ethics editor for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) and theologian-at-large. (abc.net.au)
- Psychoanalysis and Religion is a 1950 book by social psychologist and psychoanalyst Erich Fromm, in which he attempts to explain the purpose and goals of psychoanalysis in relation to ethics and religion. (wikipedia.org)
- Conclusions: Current and future integrative medicine will be shaped in part by religious and spiritual characteristics of providers. (elsevier.com)
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- Family trees diagram the rich history of major world religions and American denominations. (thearda.com)
- Many physicians feel no obligation to tell patients about legal but morally controversial medical treatments or to refer patients to doctors who do not object to those treatments, report researchers from the University of Chicago in the Feb. 8, 2007, issue of the New England Journal of Medicine . (uchospitals.edu)
- however, it is unclear whether contemporary physicians in the United States still embrace this concept in their practice of medicine. (sma.org)
- Physicians were asked whether they agreed with the statement, ''For me, the practice of medicine is a calling. (sma.org)
- Religion and spirituality play important roles in the lives of millions of Indians and therefore, Indian physicians need to respectfully acknowledge religious issues and address the spiritual needs of their patients . (bvsalud.org)
- Indian physicians may also find religion and spirituality significant and fulfilling in their own lives. (bvsalud.org)
- The catalyst was Serge Benhayon from Universal Medicine. (truthaboutuniversalmedicine.com)
- He steadfastly agrees with fellow atheists like Richard Dawkins and Sam Harris that religion fails miserably at the bar of rational validity. (thisnormallife.com)
- Compare the members of 31 different religious groups (including agnostics and atheists) using data from the 2014 U.S. Religious Landscape Survey, collected by Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. (thearda.com)
- As I have hinted at in previous articles, particularly my article on why atheists are sometimes angry , when religion mixes with reality, bad things can happen. (cellardoorskeptics.com)
- The religiously unaffiliated demographic includes those who do not identify with any particular religion, atheists, and agnostics. (wikipedia.org)
- As a student reads Ethical Issues in Modern Medicine , the material continuously adapts to ensure that he or she is focused on the content most crucial to closing specific knowledge gaps. (ecampus.com)
- Most healers were also priests, but, in time, the profession of a "doctor of medicine" emerged. (medicalnewstoday.com)
- The author of the Book of Sirach (Ecclesiasticus) highly respected the medical profession, even at a time (second century B.C.) when medicine was in its infancy. (mentalhealth.com)
- This has alarmed many in the medical profession who believe religion and medicine should not mix. (balkaninsight.com)
- According to associate professor Farr Curlin, it is a first step in which people will learn to deal religion broadly with medical education and profession. (ebscohost.com)
- As the profession developed, a novice was required to serve an apprenticeship of ten years of hardship and self-denial to qualify as a medicine man. (ulc.net)
- I see it like this - if you choose medicine as your profession then you deliver that service to everyone who needs it. (thistattandtheother.com)
- According to Farr A. Curlin, co-director of the Program on Medicine and Religion, shared prayer between a patient and a physician is not a clinical intervention or a medical technique. (ebscohost.com)
- Dr. Farr Curlin, assistant professor of medicine, and John Lantos, both University of Chicago, address the question: Should religion play a role in the practice of medicine? (practicalbioethics.org)
- Curlin will speak on the topic of 'Faithfulness or Intolerance: Religion and Moral Discourse in American Medicine. (wabash.edu)
Practice of Medicine4
- Should Religion Play a Role in the Practice of Medicine? (practicalbioethics.org)
- PCPs and psychiatrists who were more spiritual and/or religious as assessed by all four measures were more likely to report a strong sense of calling in the practice of medicine. (sma.org)
- In this national study of PCPs and psychiatrists, we found that PCPs who considered themselves religious were more likely to report a strong sense of calling in the practice of medicine. (sma.org)
- Although this cross-sectional study cannot be used to make definitive causal inferences between religion and developing a strong sense of calling, PCPs who considered themselves religious are more likely to embrace the concept of calling in their practice of medicine. (sma.org)
- Such situations raise basic philosophical questions, said co-author John Lantos, MD, professor of pediatrics and medicine and associate director of the MacLean Center. (uchospitals.edu)
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- Hosted by the outstanding Freedom From Religion Foundation. (blogspot.com)
- Today religion is still an important part of the healing process and it is from different religions that we get old ways to heal patients when new innovated ways fail. (gvsu.edu)
- Ahmed Ragab is the Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and Religion at Harvard Divinity School, where he also directs the Science, Religion, and Culture Program. (cambridge.org)
- He is a member of the Commission on History of Science and Technology in Islamic Societies and the International Society for Science and Religion. (cambridge.org)
- Religion will always fail the proof test, Asma says, because fact-based evidence simply doesn't exist for religion, at least not in ways that science can measure. (thisnormallife.com)
- He is a member of the Society for Epidemiologic Research, the International Epidemiological Association, the American College of Epidemiology, and the Society for the Scientific Study of Religion, and is a fellow of the Gerontological Society of America and the International Society for Science and Religion. (oup.com)
- He pushes back against Max Weber's secularization thesis that religion diminishes in the modern world and in the wake of increasing developments in science and technology-and instead gives a different account of what secularism might mean: one that has deep implications for morality, politics, and philosophy. (harvard.edu)
- science or religion? (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- Medicine - science or religion? (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- As science advanced, and became the best way to explain the physical world medicine, which used to be a branch of the priesthood, moved towards becoming more scientific. (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- books.google.com - In this timely work, Russell, philosopher, agnostic, mathematician, and renowned peace advocate, offers a brief yet insightful study of the conflicts between science and traditional religion during the last four centuries. (google.com)
- More recently, developing from the writings of two Cambridge historians in the 1980s, the study of religion has become more political. (history.ac.uk)
- Among the small group assisting with the catering are a pharmacy student and Ciprian's younger sister, who hopes to study medicine herself. (balkaninsight.com)
- New program will study the role of religion in practicing medicine. (ebscohost.com)
- The study provides information on the 2.5 million U.S. dollars grant to the University of Chicago Medicine for studying the role of spirituality in medical practice and education from the U.S. John Templeton Foundation. (ebscohost.com)
- Browse 165 concepts used in the study of religion, review how survey researchers measured them in the past, and quickly compare the results of more than 7,600 survey questions. (thearda.com)
- Islam is widely practiced in both South Asia and the Middle East and according to the study, it is possible that religion may play a role in screening inequalities. (eurekalert.org)
- The study of religion comprises a wide variety of academic disciplines, including theology, comparative religion and social scientific studies. (wikipedia.org)
- Providing a detailed picture of the effect of religion on medieval medicine, it will be essential reading for those interested in history of medicine, history of Islamic sciences, or history of the Mediterranean. (cambridge.org)
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- Current preoccupations with the body have led to a growing interest in the intersections between religion, literature and the history of medicine, and, more specifically, how they converge within a given culture. (surrey.ac.uk)
- In their introduction to the history of medicine, Essential Readings in Medicine and Religion (Johns Hopkins University Press, ), Gary Ferngren and Ekaterina Lomperis write: "Healing in the ancient world took a variety of forms, some secular and some religious or magical. (frithwilliams.com)
- My interests also include Tamil Studies and the history of medicine. (hypotheses.org)
- As evidenced by this and his other works, Fromm was fascinated by the psychological aspects of religion and what seemed to be a ubiquitous need for religion by humans. (wikipedia.org)
- Chinese philosophy, including Qi(Chi), Taichi, Yin-Yang and Five-Element Theory, which provides the doctrine and foundation of Chinese religion, has also provided powerful guidance in Chinese medicine theoretical development and clinical practice. (medicineandreligion.com)
- This book explores the cultural history of embryology in Tibet, in culture, religion, art and literature, and what this reveals about its medicine and religion. (bookdepository.com)
- Over the last decade the histories of religion and of medicine in the early modern period have developed a more conceptually robust demeanour embracing the achievements and examples of works like Keith Thomas' Religion and the Decline of Magic (1971) and Charles Webster's The Great Instauration (1975). (history.ac.uk)
- Religions have sacred histories and narratives, which may be preserved in sacred scriptures, and symbols and holy places, that aim mostly to give a meaning to life. (wikipedia.org)
- The reason for the physical effect of religion and spirituality is not cleared in detail yet since it has to be looked for in the complex relationship of body and mind. (unexplained-mysteries.com)
- Since in olden times anything abnormal was ascribed to spirit possession, any striking mental or physical abnormality constituted qualification for being a medicine man. (ulc.net)
- So my Everyday Religion is my connection to my body and how present I can be with my body in every movement or physical activity that I do throughout the day. (truthaboutuniversalmedicine.com)
- What was ancient Egyptian medicine like? (medicalnewstoday.com)
- While Ayurveda for example is known worldwide for oil massages and medicinal herbs, Siddha medicine is often characterised by the use of various minerals and metals. (hypotheses.org)
- It may also offer new opportunities to learn more about Ayurveda and other traditional systems of medicine and have more enriched understanding and collaborative interaction between different systems of medicine . (bvsalud.org)
- and as ritual became more complex in response to man's increasingly complex concept of the supermaterial realms, it was inevitably dominated by medicine men, shamans, and priests. (ulc.net)
- Some of the later tribes had both the earlier shaman-medicine men (seers) and the later appearing shaman-priests. (ulc.net)
- Priests had quite a big role in medicine, they were the beginnings of professional doctors - often turned to for medical advice. (getrevising.co.uk)
- Thus, it was not just were the priests desperate to keep their power that kept their religion going, the people were equally desperate to believe that the priests knew what they were doing. (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- Moreover, religion - especially in times of crisis or bereavement, with its time-honored rituals and an emphasis on community - serves as a kind of palliative pain management. (thisnormallife.com)
- The rituals and incantations of medicine have clear parallels with religion. (drmalcolmkendrick.org)
- Examines how each of the major religions looks at death by including stories, teachings and rituals that present a comparative religious meaning of death and afterlife. (ebay.co.uk)
- This chapter unravels the complicated process by which Wind medicine was displaced and emetics and purgatives replaced moxibustion and apotropaic pharmacy as the main medical treatments for mad behavior. (brill.com)
- In Religion and Medicine , Dr. Jeff Levin outlines this longstanding history and the multifaceted interconnections between these two institutions. (oup.com)
- It is at this point that the metaphysical assumptions of modern medicine become most apparent. (abc.net.au)
- If the anthropological tradition was interested in exploring (very crudely) the meaning that religion had for early modern society, those who emphasized the political dimensions of religion ultimately stressed the connections between religion and power. (history.ac.uk)
- Since Idaho enacted a faith-based healing exemption in the 1970s, child advocates estimate more than 180 children have died or were stillborn in families that practiced a religion that shuns modern medicine. (kpbs.org)
- This conference therefore aims to explore the connection between medicine and religion across the time-span of the late medieval and early modern eras, and from an intercultural perspective. (hssonline.org)
- Medicine for Madness: New Doctrines, Therapies, and Rivalries in: Modern Chinese Religion I (2 vols. (brill.com)
- Modern Chinese Religion I (2 vols. (brill.com)
- It was not until modern medicine that the two fields split. (gvsu.edu)
- Bad Faith,' a Dr. Paul A. Offit Book on Religion and Modern Medicine. (frithwilliams.com)
- In modern societies, the functional differentiation of medicine and religion is the predominant paradigm. (frithwilliams.com)
- In this, the series' maiden volume, Dr. Harold G. Religion and medicine book provides an overview of the relationship between Cited by: Medicine and Religion is the first book to comprehensively examine the relationship between medicine and religion in the Western tradition from ancient times to the modern era. (frithwilliams.com)
- Beginning with the earliest attempts to heal the body and account for the meaning of illness in the ancient Near East, historian Gary B. Ferngren describes how the Cited by: Medicine and Religion is the first book to comprehensively examine the relationship between medicine and religion in the Western tradition from ancient times to the modern era. (frithwilliams.com)
- Siddha medicine is therefore practiced today by traditional healers trained by gurus as well as by doctors who have studied in modern universities. (hypotheses.org)
- Her parents and other relatives don't believe in modern medicine, saying that it opens doors for evil. (ebm-first.com)
- Angelical Conjunctions: Crossroads of Medicine and Religion, 1200-1800 , to be held at McGill University on April 13-15, 2019. (rsa.org)
Role of religion3
- The article reports on the launch of a new program regarding the role of religion in practicing medicine, by the University Of Chicago School Of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois, trusted by the John Templeton Foundation. (ebscohost.com)
- Little is known about German professionals' views regarding the role of religion and spirituality in perinatology. (uni-muenchen.de)
- Interactively explore the role of religion within various social movements in the United States history. (thearda.com)
- In such approaches often inspired by Eastern religions, the cure of diseases is "only" a welcome side effect. (unexplained-mysteries.com)
- Does religion affect people's likelihood of being screened for cancer? (eurekalert.org)
- Both Muslim women and women who self-identified with other religions were more likely to be up-to-date on breast cancer screening than those with no religious affiliation (85.2 per cent vs. 77.5 per cent vs. 69.5 per cent respectively). (eurekalert.org)