Chapter 11. Researching the Spiritual: Outcome or Process?

  1. Professor John Atkinson and
  2. Professor Malcolm Crowe
  1. Harriet Mowat and
  2. John Swinton

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch11

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society

How to Cite

Mowat, H. and Swinton, J. (2006) Researching the Spiritual: Outcome or Process?, in Interdisciplinary Research: Diverse Approaches in Science, Technology, Health and Society (eds J. Atkinson and M. Crowe), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470777930.ch11

Editor Information

  1. University of Paisley

Author Information

  1. University of Paisley

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 25 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564702

Online ISBN: 9780470777930

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Keywords:

  • care giving;
  • national health service;
  • ethnography;
  • statistical analysis;
  • journals

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Why Do the Study?

  • The Objectives of the Study

  • The Research Question

  • A Note About the Rising Interest in Spirituality and Health Care

  • Religion and Health: What Do We Know?

  • The Picture in Scotland

  • Changes for Hospital Chaplaincy

  • The Study Design

  • The Story of the Research Process

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Closing Remarks

  • References