A Bibliography on Diversity (Culture, Gender, Values, Beliefs)

The Reverend Richard B. Gilbert, PhD, BCC, CT

Adler, Rachel. Engendering Judaism; An inclusive theology and ethics. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1998.

Anderson, Robert & Mary Fukuyama (eds.) Ministry in the spiritual and cultural diversity of health care. Binghamton: Haworth Pastoral Press, 2004.

Arbuckle, Gerald. Violence, society, and the church: A cultural approach. Collegeville: The Liturgical Press, 2004.

Armour, Rollin, Sr. Islam, Christianity and the West: A Troubled History. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2002.

Armstrong, Karen. Islam: A Short History. New York: Modern Library, 2002.

Baker, Jean. How Homophobia Hurts Children: Nurturing Diversity at Home, At School, and in the Community. Binghamton, NY: Haworth, 2002.

Balsam, Kimberly (ed.) Trauma, stress, and resilience among sexual minority women; Rising like the phoenix. Binghamton: Harrington Park Press (Haworth), 2003.

Berling, Judith. Understanding other religious worlds; A guide for interreligious education. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2004.

Birkel, Michael. Silence and witness; The Quaker tradition. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2004.

Brenner, A. Mourning and Mitzvah (2nd edition). Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 2001.

Bridges, Flora Wilson. Resurrection Song; African-American Spirituality. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2001.

Catoir, John. World religions; Beliefs behind today's headlines (revised and updated). Staten Island, NY: St. Paul's, 2004

Church Publishing. El Himnario. New York: Church Publishing, 1998.

Church Publishing. Lift Every Voice and Sing II; An African American Hymnal. New York: Church Publishing, 1993.

Cobb, John, Jr. Christian Faith and Religious Diversity: Mobilization for the Human Family. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002.

Conner, Randy & Sparks, David. Queering Creole spiritual directions; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender participation in African-inspired traditions in the Americas. Binghamton: Haworth, 2004.

Cornille, Catherine (Ed.) Many mansions? Multipple religious belonging and Christian identity. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2002.

Cowan, John. Taking Jesus seriously; Buddhist meditation for Christians. Collegeville, MN: The Liturgical Press, 2004.

Coward, Harold (Ed.) Life after death in world religions. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2001.

Cox, Gerry R. and Ronald J. Fundis, editors. Spiritual, Ethical and Pastoral Aspects of Death and Bereavement. Amityville, NY: Baywood, 1991.

Dahm, Charles. Parish ministry in a Hispanic community. New York: Paulist Press, 2004.

Dear, John (Ed.) Monhandas Gandhi; Essential writings. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2002.

Deck, Allan, et al. Perspectivas: Hispanic Ministry. Franklin, WI: Sheed & Ward, 1995.

Demariaux, Jean-Christophe. How to understand Hinduism. London: SCM, 1995.

Doninger, Wendy, consulting editor. Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of World Religions. Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1999.

Dorff, Elliott. Love your neighbor as yourself; A Jewish approach to modern social ethics. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 2003.

Dorff, Elliott. To do the right and the good; A Jewish approach to modern personal ethics. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 2003.

Dotterweich, Kass P. Grieving as a Woman; Moving Through Life's Many Losses. St. Meinrad: Abbey, 1998.

Duncanson, Vera, Johnson, Brian & Weisgram, Stefanie. Stories from Christian neighbors; A heart for ecumenism. Collegeville: Liturgical Press, 2003.

Dupuis, Jacques. Christianity and the religions; From confrontation to dialogue. Maryknoll, NY: 2001.

Enright, Michael. Diary of a Barrio priest. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2004.

Farris, James (Ed.) International perspectives on pastoral counseling. Binghamton: Haworth, 2003.

Feinstein, Edward. Tough questions Jews ask; A young adult's guide to building a Jewish life. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 2003.

Feldman, David M. Health and Medicine in the Jewish Tradition. New York: Crossroad, 1986.

Fernandez, Eleazar and Fernando Segovia. A Dream Unfinished: Theological Reflections on America from the Margins. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2001.

Fox, Thomas. Pentecost in Asia; A New Way of Being Church. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2002.

Friedman, Rabbi Dayle. Jewish Pastoral Care: A Practical Handbook from Traditional & Contemporary Sources. Woodstock: Jewish Lights Publishing, 2001.

Fukuyama, Mary and Todd Sevig. Integrating Spirituality into Multicultural Counseling. Thousand Oaks: SAGE, 1999.

Gaston, Marilyn & Porter, Gayle. Prime time; The African American woman's guide to midlife health and wellness. New York: One World Book, 2001.

Gaventa, William, Jr. & Coultier, David (Eds.) Spirituality and intellectual disability; International perspectives on the effect of culture and religion on healing body, mind, and soul. Binghamton: Haworth Pastoral Press, 2002.

Gilbert, Richard B., editor. Healthcare & Spirituality: Listening, Assessing, Caring. Amityville: Baywood, 2002.

Gilbert, Richard B. HeartPeace; Healing Help for Grieving Folks. St. Meinrad: Abbey Press, 1996.

Gilbert, Richard B. Responding to Grief: A Complete Resource Guide. Point Richmond, CA: Spirit of Health!, 1997.

Gilman, Neil. The Death of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought. Woodstock: Jewish Lights, 1997.

Gilman, Neil. The Jewish approach to God; A brief introduction for Christians. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 2003.

Greenberg, Melanie. Blessings; Our Jewish ceremonies. Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society, 1995.

Grossoehme, Daniel. The Pastoral Care of
Children. Binghamton: Haworth Press, 2000.

Gutierrez, Gustavo. We drink from our own wells; The spiritual journey of a people. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2003.

Hagen, Steve. Buddhism Plain and Simple. Boston: Tuttle, 1997.

Halverson, Dean C., ed. The Compact Guide to World Religions; Understanding and Reaching Followers of Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Judaism, Secularism, The New Age and Other World Faiths. Minneapolis: Bethany House, 1996.

Hammer, Reuven. Entering the high holy days; A guide to the origins, themes, and prayers. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1998.

Hanh, Thich Nhat and daniel Berrigan. The Raft is Not the Shore; Conversations Toward a Buddhist-Christian Awareness. Maryknoll: Orbis, 2001.

Harvey, Andrew. A walk with four spiritual guides; Krishna, Buddha, Jesus and Ramakrishna. Woodstock, VT: SkyLights Publishing, 2003.

Higgenbotham, Joyce & River Higgenbotham. Paganism: An introduction to earth-centered religions. Llewellyn Publications.

Highes, Tonda, Carrol Smith & Alice Dan (eds.) Mental health issues for sexual minority women; Redefining women's mental health. Binghamton: Harrington Park Press (Haworth), 2003.

Hoffman, Lawrence & Wolfson, Ron. What you will see inside a synagogue. Woodstock: Jewish Lights, 2004.

Holland, Eileen. The Wicca Handbook. York Beach, Maine:Samuel Weiser, 2000.

Holloway, Karla. Passed on; African American mourning stories. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2003.

Holmes, Barbara. Joy unspeakable; Contemplative practices of the Black church. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2004.

Hwang, Philip O. Other-Esteem; Meaningful Life in a Multicultural Society. Philadelphia: Accelerated Development, 2000.

Infeld, Donna, et al (eds.) Hospice care and cultural diversity. Binghamton: Haworth, 1995.

Irish, Donald P., et al. Ethnic Variations in Dying, Death, and Grief: Diversity in Universality. Bristol, PA: Taylor & Francis, 1990.

Kadowaki, J.K. Zen and the Bible. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2003.

Kaltner, John. Islam; What non-Muslims should know. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2003.

Khan, Aisha. What you will see inside a mosque. Woodstock, BT: Skylights Paths, 2003.

Kirk, Gwyn & Okazawa-Rey, Margo. Women's lives; Multicultural perspectives. (3rd edition). Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2001.

Kirkwood, Neville. Pastoral Care to Muslims: Building Bridges. Binghamton: Haworth, 2002.

Kottler, Jeffrey, Carlson, John & Keeney, Bradford. American Shaman; An odyssey of global healing traditions. New York/Hove: Brunner-Routledge, 2004.

Kramer, Kenneth. The Sacred Art of Dying; How World Religions Understand Death. Mahwah: Paulist Press, 1988.

Lamm, M. The Jewish way in death and mourning. New York: Jonathan David, 1989.

Lee, Evelen (Ed.) Working with Asian Americans; A guide for clinicians. New York/London: Guilford, 1997.

Lee, Sandra (ed.) Traumatic stress and its aftermath; Cultural, community, and professional contexts. Binghamton: Haworth, 2003.

Lee, Wanda. An Introduction to Multicultural Counseling. Philadelphia: Accelerated Development, 1999.

Levang, Elizabeth. When Men Grieve: Why Men Grieve Differently & How You Can Help. Minneapolis: Fairview Press, 1998.

Lewis, James. The death and afterlife book: The encyclopedia of death, near death, and life after death. Canton, MI: Visible Ink, 2001.

Lipson, Juliene, et al. Culture & Nursing Care: A Pocket Guide. San Francisco: UCSF Nursing Press, 1996.

MacKinlay, Elizabeth, Ellor, James & Pickard, Stephen (Eds.) Aging, Spirituality and Pastoral Care; A Multi-National Perspective. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Pastoral Press, 2002.

Magida, Arthur, editor. How to Be a Perfect Stranger: A Guide to etiquette In Other People's Religious Ceremonies. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 1996.

Maguire, Daniel C. Sacred Choices: The Right to Contraception and Abortion in Ten World Religions. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2001.

Maguire, Daniel C. Sacred Energies: When the World's Religion Sit Down to Talk About the Future of Human Life and the Plight of this Planet. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2000.

Malony, H. Newton (ed.) Pastoral care and counseling in sexual diversity. Binghamton: Haworth, 2001.

Martinson, Paul (Ed.) Islam; An Introduction for Christians. Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1994.

Matlins, Stuart (Ed.).. The Perfect Stranger's Guide to Funerals and Grieving Practices. Woodstock: Skylight Paths Press, 2000.

Matlins, Stuart, editor. The Perfect Stranger's Guide to Wedding Ceremonies: A Guide to Etiquette in Other People's Religious Ceremonies. Woodstock: Skylight Paths, 2000.

Matins, Stuart & Magida, Arthur (Eds.) How to be a perfect stranger. (3rd edition) Woodstock, VT: Skylight Paths, 2003.

Martin, Terry & Kenneth Doka. Men Don't Cry ... Women Do; Transcending Gender Stereotypes of Grief. Philadelphia; Brunner/Mazel, 2000.

Matlins, Stuart and Arthur Magida, editors. How to Be a Perfect Stranger, v. 2. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 1997.

McGann, Mary. A precious fountain; Music in the worship of an African American Catholic community. Collegeville, MN:The Liturgical Press, 2004.

Mead, Frank S. Handbook of Denominations In the United States. Nashville: Abingdon, 1988.

Mijares, Sharon. Modern psychology and ancient wisdom; Psychological healing practices from the world's religious traditions. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Integrative Healing Press, 2003.

Mitchem, Stephanie. African American women tapping power and spiritual wellness. Cleveland: Pilgrim Press, 2004.

Morgan, John & Laungani, Pittu (Eds.) Death and Bereavement around the World: v. 1, Major Religious Traditions. Amityville: Baywood, 2002.

Morgan, John D. & Laungani, Pittu (Eds.) Death and bereavement around the world: v. 2 (Death and bereavement in the Americas.) Amityville: Baywood, 2003.

Morgan, John D. & Laungani, Pittu (Eds.) Death and bereavement around the world: v. 3 (Death and bereavement in Europe). Amityville: Baywood, 2003.

Murphy, Barbara. Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults: A Biographical Dictionary. (third edition) New York: Garland, 1999.

Nader, Kathleen, et al. Honoring Differences: Cultural Issues in the Treatment of Trauma and Loss. Philadelphia: Brunner/Mazel,1999.

Neusner, Jacob, editor. World Religions in America. Louisville: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1994.

Nieman, James & Rogers, Thomas. Preaching to every pew; Cross-cultural strategies. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2001.

Noel, James & Matthew Johnson. (eds.) The Passion of the Lord: African American reflections Minneapolis: Fortress, 2005.

Obayaski, Hiroshi (Ed.) Death and afterlife; Perspectives of world religions. Westport: Praeger, 1992.

O'Donnell, Clifford (Ed.) Culture, peers, and delinquency. Binghamton: Haworth, 2003.

Olitzky, Kerry. Making a successful Jewish interfaith marriage; The Jewish Outreach Institute Guide to opportunities, challenges and resources. Woodstock, VT; Jewish Lights, 2003.

Ontario Multifaith Council on Spiritual and Religious Care. Multifaith Information Manual. (4th edition) Toronto, Ontario: Ontario Multifaith Council on Spiritual and Religious Care, 2000.

Parachin, Victor. Prayers from around the world and across the ages. Chicago: ACTA, 2004.

Parkes, Colin Murray, et al. Death and Bereavement Across Cultures. New York: Routledge, 1997.

Parry, J. & Ryan, A.S. (Eds.) A cross-cultural look at death, dying and religion. Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 2000.

Pedersen, Paul,et al, editors. Counseling Across Cultures. (4th edition). Thousand Oaks: SAGE, 1996.

Phan, Peter. Christianity with an Asian face; Asian American theology in the making. Maryknoll, NY Orbis, 2003.

Pierson, J. No disabled souls.. Cincinnati: Standard, 1998.

Pierson, J. & Karth, R.E. (Eds.) Reaching out to special people; A resource for ministry with persons who have disabilities. Cincinnati: Standard, 1989.

Pinn, Anthony. Terror and Triumph: The Nature of Black Religion. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2003.

Purdy, Rosemary. 'Tis a Blessing to Be Irish. (Elf Book Series). St. Meinrad: Abbey Press, 2001.

Rahman, Fazlur. Health and Medicine in the Islamic Tradition. New York: Crossroad, 1987.

Rajagopai, M.R., Mazza, David & Lipman, Arthur (Eds.) Pain and palliative care in the developing world and marginalized populations; A global challenge. Binghamton: Haworth, 2003.

Raphael, S.P. Jewish views of the after life. New Jersey: Aronson, 1999.

Ratliff, J. Bill (Ed. Out of the silence; Quaker perspectives on pastoral care and counseling. Wallingford, PA: Pendle Hill, 2001.

Renard, John. The handy religion answer book. Canton, MI: Visible Ink, 2002.

Rife, J.M. & Thornburg, G. From barriers to bridges: A community action guide for congregations and people with disabilities. Washington, DC: National Organization on Disability, 1996.

Ruether, Rosemary (Ed.) Gender, ethnicity & religion: Views from the other side. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002.

Ruether, Rosemary and Ruether, Herman. The Wrath of Jonah: The Crisis of Religious Nationalism in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. (Second edition) Minneapolis: Fortress, 2002.

Ruland, Vernon. Imagining the Sacred: Soundings in World Religions. Maryknoll: Orbis, 1998.

Sanneh, Lamin. Piety & power; Muslims and Christians in West Africa. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis, 2003.

Serretti, Massimo (Ed.) The uniqueness and universality of Jesus Christ in dialogue with the religions. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2004.

Singh, Patwant. The Sikhs. New York: Doubleday, 1999.

Smith, Jane & Haddad, Yvonne. The Islamic understanding of death and resurrection. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.

Solomon, Norman. Judaism; A Very Short Introduction. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Spitz, E.L. Does the Soul Survive? A Jewish Journey to Belief in the Afterlife, Past Lives, and Living with Purpose. Woodstock, VT: Jewish Lights, 2000.

Starhawk, M. The pagan book of living and dying. San Francisco: HarperSanFranciso.

Stevenson-Moessner, Jeanne, editor. In Her Own Time; Women and Developmental Issues in Pastoral Care. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2000.

Stretch, John J., et al. Raising Our Children Out of Poverty. Binghamton: Haworth, 2001.

Strobel, S.H. Creating a circle of caring: The church and the mentally ill. Raleigh: NAMI-NC, 1997.

Tallant, Robert. Voodoo in New Orleans. Gretna: Pelican, 1998.

Templeton, John. Wisdom from World Religions: Pathways Toward Heaven on Earth. Philadelphia: Templeton Foundation Press, 2002.

Thompson, Barbara. Passover Seder; Ritual and menu for an observance by Christians. Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1984.

Tinker, George. Spirit and resistance; Political theology and American Indian liberation. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2004.

Torres, José & Felix Rivera (eds.) Latino/Hispanic liaisons and visions for human behavior in the social environment. Binghamton: Haworth, 2002.

VanGorder, A. Christian. No God but God; A path to Muslim-Christian dialogue on God's nature. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2003.

Walls, Andrew. The Cross-Cultural Process in Christian History. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2002.

West, Carolyn. (Ed.) Violence in the lives of Black women; Battered, black and blue. Binghamton: Haworth, 2002.

Williams, Demetrius. An end to this strife; The politics of gender in African American churches. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2004.

Williams, Mark. The 10 lenses; Your guide to living & working in a multicultural world. Sterling, VA: Capital Books, 2001.

Wisdom, Andrew. Preaching to a multi-generational assembly. Collegeville: The Liturgical Press, 2004.

Yearly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends in Britain. Quaker faith and practice (2nd edition). London: Religious Society of Friends in Britain, 1999.

Zimmerman, Toni (ed.) Integrating gender and culture in parenting. Binghamton: Haworth, 2002.

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