Religion & Education Products

  • Progressive Sexuality Education

    The Conceits of Secularism

    By Mary Lou Rasmussen

    This book engages contemporary debates about the notion of secularism outside of the field of education in order to consider how secularism shapes the formation of progressive sexuality education. Focusing on the US, Canada, Ireland, Aotearoa-New Zealand and Australia, this text considers the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Comparative Theology in the Millennial Classroom

    Hybrid Identities, Negotiated Boundaries

    Edited by Mara Brecht, Reid B Locklin

    This volume explores the twenty-first century classroom as a uniquely intergenerational space of religious disaffiliation, and questions about how our work in the classroom can be, and is being, re-imagined for the new generation. The culturally hybrid identity of Millennials shapes their…

    Paperback – 2017-05-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • Faith Without Dogma

    In Quest of Meaning

    By Margaret Isherwood

    Life is a constant search for meaning, and reflective minds need to find deeper and more comprehensive meaning than that normally proffered by the orthodox teaching of any creedal religion. When this book was initially published in 1964, religion had begun to recognize the importance of psychology…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Philosophy of Religion

  • 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 – 2017-02-07
    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 – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Spirituality, Community, and Race Consciousness in Adult Higher Education

    Breaking the Cycle of Racialization

    By Timothy Paul Westbrook

    Drawing on the lived experiences of Black students in adult degree completion programs at predominantly White, Christian institutions in the southern United States, this book presents a model for reimagining adult higher education. Westbrook explores the reasons students enrolled in degree programs…

    Hardback – 2017-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in 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

  • Vatican II and New Thinking about Catholic Education

    The impact and legacy of Gravissimum Educationis

    Edited by Sean Whittle

    It is only in the years since Vatican II that the new thinking about Catholic education has crystalised into shape. Vatican II and New Thinking about Catholic Education provides an opportune moment to take stock of the impact of Vatican II on Catholic education. This volume considers the various…

    Hardback – 2016-10-31
    Routledge

  • Development Across Faith Boundaries

    Edited by Anthony Ware, Matthew Clarke

    Faith-based organisations (FBOs) have long been recognised as having an advantage in delivering programs and interventions amongst communities of the same faith. However, many FBOs today work across a variety of contexts, including with local partners and communities of different faiths. Likewise,…

    Hardback – 2016-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Education about Religions and Worldviews

    Promoting Intercultural and Interreligious Understanding in Secular Societies

    Edited by Anna Halafoff, Elisabeth Arweck, Donald Boisvert

    This volume presents the findings of a number of empirical and theoretical studies on education about religions and worldviews (ERW) conducted in the Western societies of Britain, Ireland, Canada, Norway, Finland, New Zealand, Australia and Canada. Educational programmes about diverse religions and…

    Hardback – 2016-07-04
    Routledge

  • Navigating Languages, Literacies and Identities

    Religion in Young Lives

    Edited by Vally Lytra, Dinah Volk, Eve Gregory

    Navigating Languages, Literacies and Identities showcases innovative research at the interface of religion and multilingualism, offering an analytical focus on religion in children and adolescents’ everyday lives and experiences. The volume examines the connections between language and literacy…

    Hardback – 2016-06-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Multilingualism

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