Religion on Our Campuses: A Professor's Guide to Communities, Conflicts, and Promising Conversations / Edition 1

Religion on Our Campuses: A Professor's Guide to Communities, Conflicts, and Promising Conversations / Edition 1

by Jr., Mark U Edwards Mark U.
     
 

ISBN-10: 1403972095

ISBN-13: 9781403972095

Pub. Date: 09/17/2006

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

What is the appropriate role of religion in scholarship and teaching? Covering topics ranging from religious influences in faculty lives to questions of academic freedom, proselytization, and appropriate limits to religious expression within the Academy, this book seeks to promote faculty self-awareness and encourage dialogue with colleagues.

Overview

What is the appropriate role of religion in scholarship and teaching? Covering topics ranging from religious influences in faculty lives to questions of academic freedom, proselytization, and appropriate limits to religious expression within the Academy, this book seeks to promote faculty self-awareness and encourage dialogue with colleagues.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403972095
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date:
09/17/2006
Edition description:
2006
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction PART I: CAUTIONS Cautionary Tales Encounters PART II: COMMUNITIES Religious Formation Disciplinary Formation College or University PART III: INDIVIDUALS Narrative Identity Inclinations PART IV: IMPLICATIONS Community Warrant Academic Freedom Reticence In the Classroom Conclusion Appendix One: Advice for Seminar Leaders Appendix Two: How and Why I Became an Academic

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