Handbook Of Research On Catholic Education (Pb)by Thomas C Hunt
Pub. Date: 09/05/2000
Publisher: Information Age Publishing, Inc.
This comprehensive compendium of research focuses on key aspects of Catholic education in the United States. The volume includes reviews of research on topics ranging from church documents, spirituality, and the philosophy of Catholic education to parents, students, teachers, administration and governance, and curriculum and instruction. Benefit to many
This comprehensive compendium of research focuses on key aspects of Catholic education in the United States. The volume includes reviews of research on topics ranging from church documents, spirituality, and the philosophy of Catholic education to parents, students, teachers, administration and governance, and curriculum and instruction. Benefit to many audiencespolicy-makers, church leaders, educators, researchers, students, practitioners, patrons, and citizenswho are interested in these schools.
The wealth of scholarly information provided here covers all areas of Catholic education, both school- and parish-based. The first volume of its kind ever published on Catholic learning and development, the handbook is an encyclopedia reference tool for the serious scholar as well as the committed Catholic educator.
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Table of Contents
|Tables and Figures||vii|
|1.||Selected Church Documents: The Organization of Centralized Authority in Catholic Educational Administration||1|
|2.||The Philosophy of Catholic Education||27|
|3.||Spirituality and Religious Education||65|
|4.||Curriculum and Instruction in Catholic Schools||83|
|5.||Research on Administration, Leadership, and Governance||99|
|6.||A Role Analysis Based on Church Documents, Dissertations, and Recent Research||125|
|7.||Guidance and Counseling in Catholic Schools||147|
|8.||Enrollment in Catholic Schools in the United States||161|
|9.||Parenting and Child Development: Exploring the Links with Children's Social, Moral, and Cognitive Competence||183|
|10.||Pluralism and Public Policy: Catholic Schools in the United States||205|
|11.||Catholic School Finance: A Review of Research||229|
|12.||Catholic Schools and the Law||263|
|13.||Research on Catholic School Effectiveness||281|
|About the Contributors||315|
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