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Religion and the university

Jaroslav Jan Pelikan

Religion and the university

by Jaroslav Jan Pelikan

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Published by University of Toronto for York University in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church and education.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJaroslav Jan Pelikan ... [et al.].
    SeriesFrank Gerstein lectures -- 1964
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii,128p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20185590M
    ISBN 100802031242

    Time and Eternity - An Essay on the Philosophy of Religion (1st ton New Jersey , Princeton University Press, pp) is a philosophy book written by Walter Terence the time of writing, Stace was a professor of philosophy at Princeton University, where he had worked since after a year career in the Ceylon Civil Service. Author: Walter Terence Stace. Religion is a cultural system that establishes symbols that relate humanity to spirituality and moral values. Many religions have narratives, symbols, traditions and sacred histories that are intended to give meaning to life or to explain the origin of life or the universe.

    The book, Educating Believers: Religion and School Choice, was recently published by Routledge and features theoretical essays and empirical studies from leading researchers on religion and schooling. The book's contributors use various social scientific methods to explore issues of religious and educational diversity, and how societies can better accommodate that diversity.   About the Author Benjamin E. Zeller is assistant professor of religion at Lake Forest College. He is the author of Prophets and Protons: New Religious Movements and Science in Late Twentieth-Century America. Marie W. Dallam is assistant professor of religion and culture at the Joe C. and Carole Kerr McClendon Honors College at the University of Oklahoma.

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