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RESULTS Students embraced the idea of spirituality connected to their experiences.
To start, the Royal Academy of the Spanish Language defines the term spirituality as "spiritual nature or condition", or as a "set of ideas referring to spiritual life".
Meaning of Spirituality: The concept of spirituality is far broader.
Spirituality and the State: Managing Nature and Experience in AmericaAEs National Parks explores the human connection of nature to spirituality, particularly as it takes place in national parks.
Numerous mostly quantitative studies, document that religion and spirituality are associated with positive health-related outcomes among youth (for reviews see Zebracki, Rosenthal, Tsevat & Drotar, 2006).
Weber (Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School and a former Jesuit) and Carol Orsborn (founder and editor-in-chief of "Fierce with Age: The Digest of Boomer Wisdom, Inspiration, and Spirituality"_and the author of more than twenty books for and about the Boomer generation), "The Spirituality of Age: A Seeker's Guide to Growing Older" is enhanced with the inclusion of an appendix offering twelve exercises for seekers, a seven page list of recommended readings, six pages of notes, and a nine page bibliography.
Critique: Deftly organized and presented in three major sections (Paul's Spiritual Encounter of the Risen Lord; Paul's Spiritual Vision--Reflections and Prolongation; Paul's Spirituality--Incarnate and Alive Today), "A Window into the Spirituality of Paul" is enhanced with the inclusion of an informative introduction (Context for Exploring Paul's Spirituality), and fourteen pages of notes.
Moreover, multiple regression analysis indicated that rituals and belief dimensions of personal spirituality were found to be significant predictors of various work attitudes including organizational commitment, organizational self-esteem and intrinsic work satisfaction.
Though spirituality has been generally found to be a protective factor in the prognosis of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), spirituality is also associated with some negative outcomes in the treatment of PTSD.
The book is the result of research by participants in an interest group on the spirituality of Newman at the Catholic Theological Society of America conventions (2011, 2012, 2013).
Keywords: Servant leadership Leadership models Workplace spirituality Involvement culture Religious teachings