The Resource Theology and religious studies in higher education : global perspectives, edited by Darlene L. Bird, Simon G. Smith

Theology and religious studies in higher education : global perspectives, edited by Darlene L. Bird, Simon G. Smith

Label
Theology and religious studies in higher education : global perspectives
Title
Theology and religious studies in higher education
Title remainder
global perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Darlene L. Bird, Simon G. Smith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Theology and religious studies co-exist in the majority of departments in higher education institutions within the UK, yet there has been very little debate or discussion on how these two disciplines relate to one another in this context and on a more general level. This new collection of essays aims to redress the balance and to add to fruitful discussion in this area Including essays by some of today's leading academics on the sometimes contentious relationship between religious studies - or the study of religions - and theology, this volume is international in scope, with contributions from
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Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
230.0071/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL41
LC item number
.T465 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum advances in religious studies
Label
Theology and religious studies in higher education : global perspectives, edited by Darlene L. Bird, Simon G. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Religious studies versus theology : why I'm still glad that I converted from theology to religious studies / Denise Cush -- Theology and religious studies for a multifaith and secular society / David F. Ford -- Theology and religious studies, or theology versus religious studies? / Gavin D'Costa -- Theology as the past and future of religious studies : an incarnational approach / Erik Borgman and Stephan van Erp -- The irony of religious studies : a pro-theological argument from the Swedish experience / Mattias Martinson -- The inevitability of normativity in the study of religion : theology in religious studies / Thomas A. Lewis -- Towards a socio-cultural, non-theological definition of religion / James L. Cox -- A spatial analysis of the relationship between theology and religious studies : knowledge-power strategies and metaphors of containment and separation / Kim Knott -- "A coat of many colours" : interweaving strands in theology and religious studies / Ursula King -- Interdisciplinary theology : bridging the theology/religious studies divide / Shannon Craigo-Snell -- Recent developments in theology and religious studies : the South African experience / J. Jarvis and C.A.E. Moodie -- The place of theology in Iranian universities : the challenges of teaching theology in modern Iran / Mohammad Sadegh Zahedi -- The Bible : fringe or hinge? / Hugh Pyper
Control code
ocn631937379
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 195 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441156648
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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.b36034034
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)631937379
  • pebcs144115664X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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