Contemporary Catholic School, The

Contemporary Catholic School, The

by Terence McLaughlin

ISBN-10: 0750704721

ISBN-13: 9780750704724

Pub. Date: 03/29/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below


First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

1Setting the Scene: Current Realities and Historical Perspectives1
2Lessons from Catholic High Schools on Renewing our Educational Institutions25
3National Crisis, Catholic Schools and the Common Good42
4Markets, Education and Catholic Schools57
5Leadership in Catholic Schools70
6The Common Good, Pluralism and Catholic Education89
7What Makes a School Catholic?107
8Catholic Education and Catholic Identity126
9The Distinctiveness of Catholic Education136
10Wholeness, Faith and the Distinctiveness of the Catholic School155
11Recognition and Responsivity: Unlearning the Pedagogy of Estrangement for a Catholic Moral Education162
12No Margin, No Mission177
13Equality, Race and Catholic Schools198
14Who Do We Serve and What Do We Offer? Race, Equality and Catholic Schools208
15Catholic Schools and Other Faiths216
16Catholic Schools in a World of Many Faiths: Church Teaching and Theological Perspectives232
17Other Faiths in Catholic Schools: General Implications of a Case Study239
18Renewing Teaching: Building Professional Communities of Hope and Inquiry257
19Openness and Intellectual Challenge in Catholic Schools272
20The Catholic School and Religious Education: Meeting a Variety of Needs284
21Directions for Research in Catholic Education in the USA and the UK298
Notes on Contributors311

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