Spiritual Education: Cultural, Religious and Social Differences

Spiritual Education: Cultural, Religious and Social Differences

by Jane Erricker
     
 

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This volume is intended to break new ground and provide a key text for debates on spiritual education in the twenty-first century. Issues of cultural, religious, gender and social differences are addressed in research and pedagogical terms. Also explored are the ways in which faith traditions and secular stances contribute to values and understanding of human purpose.See more details below

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This volume is intended to break new ground and provide a key text for debates on spiritual education in the twenty-first century. Issues of cultural, religious, gender and social differences are addressed in research and pedagogical terms. Also explored are the ways in which faith traditions and secular stances contribute to values and understanding of human purpose.

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“An excellent resource for academics and spiritual directors… Recommended.”  —Choice

“An important contribution to the discussion of spiritual development.”  —International Journal of Children’s Spirituality

“The spirituality of children is completely ignored in most classrooms. This is a fundamental oversight in education today, and our children are less than they could be because of that oversight.”  —The Journal of Psychology and Theology

“An important resource for faculty and students.”  —Religious Studies Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781902210612
Publisher:
Sussex Academic Press
Publication date:
10/01/2001
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.96(w) x 9.04(h) x 0.93(d)

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