Elaine Graham is the Samuel Ferguson Professor of Social and Pastoral Theology at the Victoria University of Manchester. Heather Walton is Lecturer in Practical Theology at the University of Glasgow. Frances Ward is a priest in the Diocese of Manchester and Editor of Contact in the Interdisciplinary Journal of Pastoral Care.
"extremely helpful, very well structured and interesting" Adult education friday mailing, 11 November 2005 "Not an easy book to read but worth the effort particularly as an introduction to contemporary theologians with whose work one may not be familiar." Geroge Macknelly, The Reader, Winter 2006, Vol.103, N Degrees4.