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Liberal learning and religion

Liberal learning and religion

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Religious education -- United States,
    • Church and college -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Amos N. Wilder.
      SeriesEssay and general literature index reprint series
      ContributionsNational Council on Religion in Higher Education.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC391 .W56 1969
      The Physical Object
      FormatHardcover
      Paginationxi, 338 p.
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4568616M
      ISBN 100804605955
      LC Control Number77086072

        Haidt’s account of reason is a bit too simple — his whole book, after all, is a deployment of reason to advance learning — and his advice sounds cynical. But Author: William Saletan. Textual Studies: analysis, interpretation, or translation of a particular text or group of texts in the study of religion; Best First Book in the History of Religions – an author's first published monograph. Religion and the Arts Book Award. The awards are chosen by the Book Awards Jury. To see the list of jury members, please see here.

      Religious liberalism is a conception of religion (or of a particular religion) which emphasizes personal and group liberty and rationality. It is an attitude towards one's own religion (as opposed to criticism of religion from a secular position, and as opposed to criticism of a religion other than one's own) which contrasts with a traditionalist or orthodox approach, and it is directly.   Kronman’s book is part of a growing body of work that describes how higher education has lost its way, and these critiques highlight an academic environment in which Christian liberal arts institutions have become more valuable than ever, thanks to their ability to educate the whole person within the context of a comprehensive ethical and.

      Losing Our Religion: The Liberal Media's Attack on Christianity is a book-length critique of media bias by author, journalist, and conservative political commentator S. Author: S. E. Cupp.   As I was exploring topics to cover for my final story in my newswriting class, I came across the issue of whether or not liberal arts education affects the religious practices of college students. The issue really intrigued me because I attend a liberal arts university, and have been taught about many different perspectives since beginning classes in the fall. Learn more.


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In every age Christians have addressed themselves to what the human animal is that such a being can be trained in civic virtue, and how this can best be done, why Christians should care, and what Faith has to say on such matters as profane learning.

This book's essays explore how the various Christian Traditions have taken up the question of liberal learning by setting it Format: Paperback. Liberal learning and religion. New York, Harper [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Amos N Wilder; National Council on Religion in Higher Education (U.S.).

Liberal learning and religion. Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press [, ©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Amos N Wilder; National Council on Religion in Higher Education (U.S.).

Examining a vast archive of material--publisher and library records, fan letters, and book club materials, among others--Hedstrom shows how what he refers to as "religious book culture" served as a conduit for the ideas of liberal religion into Cited by:   William M.

Sullivan’s Liberal Learning as a Quest for Purpose analyzes the results of a qualitative research study of twelve institutions where the Program for the Theological Exploration of Vocation (PTEV) has been fully integrated into the academic and co-curricular aspects of the campus.

He argues that the PTEV encourages students “to. Books shelved as liberal-theology: The End of God-Talk: An African American Humanist Theology by Anthony B. Pinn, Making a Way Out of No Way: A Womanist.

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Advances the study of liberal religion beyond church history into the wider culture. Liberal Learning as a Right of Freedom. In the second place, liberal learning is related to freedom not only as privilege but also as a right.

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Spirituality, Liberal Learning, and College Student Engagement By: George D. Kuh and Robert M. Gonyea One of the more intriguing trends at the turn of the twenty-first century is the ascendant influence of religion in various aspects of American life.

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"Liberal Islam" is not a contradiction in terms; it is a thriving tradition and undergoing a revival within the last generation.

This anthology presents the work of 32 Muslims who share parallel concerns with Western liberalism. Although the West has largely ignored the liberal tradition within Islam, many of these authors are well-known in their own countries as advocates of Reviews: 2.

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When the retraction is for an eight-year-old obituary, though, people tend to stand up and to take notice. A Genuinely Liberal Approach to Religion in Politics by Kevin Vallier Philosopher Kevin Vallier of Bowling Green State University suggests that libertarians need to think more carefully about the complicated territory between church and state.

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educational learning theories, contemporary curriculum resources, best practices for collegial relationship s, and professional standards for religious educators with the UU tradition. REQUIRED TEXTS – Additional articles will be available on Moodle.

Articles in Reader for Introduction to Liberal Religious Education. A Graduate Level Course for. In this first of a three-volume, comprehensive series, Gary Dorrien mixes theological analysis with historical and biographical detail to present the first comprehensive interpretation of American theological liberalism.

Arguing that the indigenous roots of American liberal theology existed before the rise of Darwinism, Dorrien maintains that this tradition took shape in the nineteenth .“Liberal Arts for the Christian Life, written as a collection of reflections on the liberal arts by colleagues of Leland Ryken, certainly captures clearly the range, the richness, and the complexity of the connections between a liberal arts education and the Christian life.

Even more compelling is the way the book represents the incarnational nature of a liberal arts education—a single professor embodying a vision of learning .When civic and religious obligations are combined and owed to the same institution we have that absolute power dreaded by Lord Acton.

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