WorldCat Identities

Jackson, Edgar N. (Edgar Newman) 1910-1994

Overview
Works: 83 works in 191 publications in 4 languages and 6,900 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Writer of accompanying material, Conductor, Creator, Arranger, Other, Performer
Classifications: BJ1487, 242.4
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edgar N Jackson
Telling a child about death by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding grief : its roots, dynamics, and treatment by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

12 editions published between 1957 and 1985 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You and your grief by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1969 in English and held by 522 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The many faces of grief by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christian funeral : its meaning, its purpose, and its modern practice by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the living by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1964 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coping with the crises in your life by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

9 editions published between 1974 and 1983 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A psychology for preaching by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1961 and 1981 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to preach to people's needs by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

7 editions published between 1956 and 1976 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When someone dies by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1971 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Group counseling : dynamic possibilities of small groups by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The volume begins with a discussion of the dynamic nature of small group processes and, more specifically, with how the group might develop social concerns, religious awareness, its own discipline, and the stimulation of individual growth. Group methods for work with junior high youth, senior high youth, young adults, and parents are reviewed. Further chapters deal with group experience evaluation, the selection and training of group counselors, and group counseling in relation to the future of Christian education. (Dm)
Understanding prayer; an exploration of the nature, disciplines, and growth of the spiritual life by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

9 editions published between 1968 and 1982 in English and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Parish counseling by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

4 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding loneliness by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The role of faith in the process of healing by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pastor and his people; a psychology for parish work by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding health : an introduction to the holistic approach by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counseling the dying by Margaretta K Bowers( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1982 in English and German and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is it like to be dying? What do the dying need and want? How do the living feel about the dying? How much should the dying know? What is the relation of life to death? What are the philosophical and theological questions encountered? These are some of the vital questions discussed and answered in Counseling the Dying ... Most of those who counsel the dying have been trained in only one of a number of aspects involved in death. The physician is trained to think of death as his enemy and to fight death as the way of preserving life. His view of death is primarily organic and biological. The clinical psychologist is trained to understand the meaning of behavior and concentrates on the mind and emotion of the patient. The pastor, committed to the inevitability of physical death, is concerned that his counselee find a meaning in life that is so rich in value that it will not be overwhelmed by death. In this book, these various perspectives are brought together. The place and importance of each counselor's duties are investigated; problems are analyzed; various solutions are suggested; and methods for integrating individual counseling efforts are outlined. The authors share their thoughts, feelings and professional insight with the hope that it may make it possible for others to counsel more wisely, minister more effectively and share more meaningfully."--Jacket
Green Mountain hero by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1988 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life is difficult for Solomon Story, his mother Ann, and their family in pre-Revolutionary Vermont as they face the threat of Indians and aid the Green Mountain Boys
Your health and you : how awareness, attitudes, and faith contribute to a healthy life by Edgar N Jackson( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Jackson, Edgar

Jackson, Edgar N.

Jackson, Edgar Newman.

Jackson, Edgar Newman 1910-1994

Languages
English (107)

Swedish (2)

Spanish (1)

German (1)

Covers
Green Mountain hero