Religious Education Products

  • Patterns of Belief

    Peoples and Religion

    By Eric Carlton

    The principle purpose of Religious Education has traditionally been to instruct and inform, with discussion and questioning occupying a secondary position. This traditional approach gives overwhelming emphasis to the historical aspects of religion, and not only fails to put into perspective the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Patterns of Belief

    Religions in Society

    By Eric Carlton

    The principle purpose of Religious Education has traditionally been to instruct and inform, with discussion and questioning occupying a secondary position. This traditional approach gives overwhelming emphasis to the historical aspects of religion, and not only fails to put into perspective the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education

    Reconsidering multiculturalism

    By Liz Jackson

    Winner of Philosophy of Education Society of Australasia (PESA)'s inaugural PESA Book Awards in 2015, and The University of Hong Kong Research Output Prize for Education 2014-15. Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education explores the complex interface that exists between U.S. school curriculum, teaching…

    Paperback – 2016-12-11
    Routledge

  • Muslim Education in the 21st Century

    Asian perspectives

    Edited by Sa’eda Buang, Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew

    Muslim Education in the 21st Century reinvestigates the current state of affairs in Muslim education in Asia whilst at the same time paying special attention to Muslim schools’ perception of educational changes and the reasons for such changes. It highlights and explores the important question of…

    Paperback – 2016-12-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

  • Christian Privilege in U.S. Education

    Legacies and Current Issues

    By Kevin J. Burke, Avner Segall

    Using critical curriculum theory as its lens, this book explores the relationship between religion—specifically, Christianity and the Judeo-Christian ethos underlying it—and secular public education in the United States. Despite various 20th-century court decisions separating religion and education…

    Hardback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge
    Studies in Curriculum Theory Series

  • International Perspectives on Education, Religion and Law

    Edited by Charles J Russo

    This volume examines the legal status of religion in education, both public and non-public, in the United States and seven other nations. It will stimulate further interest, research, and debate on comparative analyses on the role of religion in schools at a time when the place of religion is of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Spiritual Experiences in Early Childhood Education

    Four Kindergarteners, One Classroom

    By Jennifer Mata

    Spirituality is frequently avoided in the public school classroom in an attempt to prevent controversy. However, by ignoring, preventing, or discounting spirituality, educators can also inhibit children’s spiritual development. Based on qualitative research and interactions with both children and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge

  • Religious Education and Religious Understanding

    An Introduction to the Philosophy of Religious Education

    By Raymond Holley

    This book, first published in 1978, introduces readers to the topic of the philosophy of religious education in a way which demands little philosophical expertise on their part. It puts forward a particular theory of religious education in such a way that most of the major questions are faced and…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Education

  • Religious Education

    Philosophical Perspectives

    By John Sealey

    The majority of books on religious education are written by those who are themselves adherents of particular religious beliefs and such books almost invariably reflect their authors’ religious inclinations. Therefore a critical look at certain key aspects in religious education from a secular point…

    Hardback – 2016-09-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Education

  • Education and Religion

    Edited by James Arthur, L. Philip Barnes

    The intersection of education and religion raises complex questions and provokes heated—sometimes fraught—debates. Fundamentally, what is the role of religious education in national curricula? And how especially does religious education work in countries that seek explicitly to separate church from…

    Hardback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Education

  • Contemporary Challenges for Religious and Spiritual Education

    Edited by Arniika Kuusisto, Terry Lovat

    From being on the margins of scholarly debate for much of the past century and a half, religion is being recognized once again as an area of concern for scholars, politicians, and public policy makers, and thus, the role of religious and spiritual education has taken on a new importance. Apart from…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10
    Routledge

  • Religious Schools in Europe

    Institutional Opportunities and Contemporary Challenges

    Edited by Marcel Maussen, Floris Vermeulen, Michael Merry, Veit Bader

    The European Convention on Human Rights guarantees freedom of education, including the opportunities to create and operate faith-based schools. However, as European societies become more religiously diverse and ‘less religious’ at the same time, the role of faith-based schools is increasingly being…

    Hardback – 2016-01-28
    Routledge

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