Book 2014

Health and Well-Being in Islamic Societies

Background, Research, and Applications

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ISBN: 978-3-319-05872-6 (Print) 978-3-319-05873-3 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Background

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-26

      Historical Background

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-41

      Muslim Beliefs, Practices, and Values

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-56

      Beliefs About Health, Healing, and Healthcare

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      Chapter

      Pages 57-80

      Christian Beliefs, Practices, and Values

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-108

      Differences and Similarities

  3. Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 109-110

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-124

      Religion and Health in Christian Populations

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      Chapter

      Pages 125-165

      Religion and Negative Emotions in Muslims

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      Chapter

      Pages 167-196

      Religion and Positive Emotions in Muslims

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      Chapter

      Pages 197-216

      Religion and Social Health in Muslims

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      Chapter

      Pages 217-241

      Religiosity and Behavioral Health in Muslims

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      Chapter

      Pages 243-294

      Religion and Physical Health in Muslims

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      Chapter

      Pages 295-310

      Understanding How Islam Influences Health

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      Chapter

      Pages 311-321

      Future Research Needs on Islam and Health

  4. Applications

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 323-323

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      Chapter

      Pages 325-334

      Applications in Clinical Practice

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      Chapter

      Pages 335-342

      Implications for Public Health

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      Chapter

      Pages 343-347

      Summary and Conclusions

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 349-361