The Baylor Project: Taking Christian Higher Education to the Next Level / Edition 2

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781587310621
  • Publisher: St. Augustine's Press
  • Publication date: 11/19/2007
  • Edition description: 1
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 365
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface   Barry G. Hankins   Donald D. Schmeltekopf     vii
Foreword   Robert Benne     xi
Introduction: Baylor 2012 in the Context of Southern Baptist Higher Education   Barry G. Hankins     1
The Charter Change: An Uncertain Future   Michael D. Beaty     21
A New Aspiration and Opportunity: Baylor and the Big XII Conference   Thomas L. Charlton     57
Baylor in the 1990s: The Fading of a Traditional Narrative and the Beginning of a Controversial New Vision   Larry Lyon     92
The Struggle for Baylor's Soul   Hunter Baker     110
Why Christian Colleges and Universities (including Baptist Ones) Should Inquire about the Commitments of Prospective Faculty Religious   C. Stephen Evans     138
Forming Faculty for Mission   Douglas V. Henry     157
Teaching in the Context of Baylor 2012   R. Alden Smith     185
The New Challenge: Graduate Education and Faculty Scholarship   Donald D. Schmeltekopf     203
The Changing Face of Campus Life   Martha Lou Scott   Frank Shushok Jr.     229
Holding on to the "Good Old Baylor Line": Alumni Relations   C. Gwin Morris     253
Paying for the Vision: Financing Baylor 2012   David R. Brooks     286
The Baylor Project: A Response   Robert B. Sloan Jr.     303
Afterword   Barry G. Hankins   Donald D. Schmeltekopf     338
Contributors     343
Index     345
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