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Author Scott, Robert A., 1935-

Title Miracle cures : saints, pilgrimage, and the healing powers of belief / Robert A. Scott

Publ Info Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  BT732.5 .S34 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  BT732.5 .S34 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BT732.5 S34 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  BT732.5 .S34 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxix, 235 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.181 -225) and index
Contents Prologue -- Appealing to saints for miracles -- Life in the Middle Ages -- Saints -- Apparitions -- Pilgrimage and shrines -- Saints and healing -- Disease -- The role stress in illness -- Belief, hope, and healing -- Framing, confessing, and healing -- Appendix A: Accounts of miracles at medieval shrines
LC subject Spiritual healing
Healing -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
Miracles
ISBN 9780520262751 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520262751 (cloth : alk. paper)