Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword or section
Like this
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
18092059 Fields of Faith Theology and Religious Studies for the 21st Century

18092059 Fields of Faith Theology and Religious Studies for the 21st Century

Ratings: (0)|Views: 150|Likes:
Published by celtik22

More info:

Published by: celtik22 on Nov 05, 2009
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





How will the study of theology and the religions in higher educationbe shaped in the coming century? This book offers several differentperspectivesonthisfieldofstudywithsuggestionsforafutureinwhichtheology and religious studies are pursued together. There are exam-ples of the interplay of theology and religious studies with referenceto a range of topics: God, love, scripture, worship, argument, recon-ciliation, friendship and justice. The contributors practise differentdisciplines within the field, often in combination, covering theology,philosophy, history, phenomenology, literary studies, hermeneutics,politics, ethics and law. Their specialisms embrace Judaism, Chris-tianity, Islam and Indian religions, with particular focus on the fieldin Europe, the US and South Africa. Recognising the significance of the religions and of higher education, the book explores what bestpractice can be adopted to fulfil responsibilities towards academicdisciplines, the religions and the societies of which they are part.

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->