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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 17 new and published books in the subject of Religious Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education

    Reconsidering multiculturalism

    By Liz Jackson

    Muslims and Islam in U.S. Education explores the complex interface that exists between U.S. school curriculum, teaching practice about religion in public schools, societal and teacher attitudes toward Islam and Muslims, and multiculturalism as a framework for meeting the needs of minority group...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Muslim Education in the 21st Century

    Asian perspectives

    Edited by Sa’eda Buang, Phyllis Ghim-Lian Chew

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Muslim Education in the 21st Century reinvestigates the current state of affairs in Muslim education in Asia whilst at the same time paying special attention to Muslim schools’ perception of educational changes and the reasons for such changes. It highlights and explores the important question of...

    Published January 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Religion, Education and Society

    Edited by Elisabeth Arweck, Robert Jackson

    This volume presents findings from recent research focusing on young people and the way they relate to religion in their education and upbringing. The essays are diverse and multidisciplinary - in terms of the religions they discuss (including Christianity, Islam and Sikhism); the settings where...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. On Holy Ground: The Theory and Practice of Religious Education

    By Liam Gearon

    Religion has had notable and renewed prominence in contemporary public and political life. Religious questions have also been freshly examined in philosophy and theology, the natural sciences, the social sciences, psychology, phenomenology, politics and the arts. These fields reflect complex,...

    Published July 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge International Handbook of Education, Religion and Values

    Edited by James Arthur, Terence Lovat

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    The academic fields of religion and values have become the focus of renewed interest in contemporary thinking about human activity and its motivations. The Routledge International Handbook of Education, Religion and Values explores and expands upon a range of international research related to this...

    Published April 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education

    Edited by Derek Davis, Elena Miroshnikova

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks of Education

    How and what to teach about religion is controversial in every country. The Routledge International Handbook of Religious Education is the first book to comprehensively address the range of ways that major countries around the world teach religion in public and private educational institutions. It...

    Published August 5th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict

    Perspectives on Religious Education Research

    Edited by Robert Jackson

    Religion, Education, Dialogue and Conflict analyses the European Commission-funded REDCo project, which addressed the question of how religions might contribute to dialogue or conflict in Europe. Researchers in education from eight countries – the UK, Estonia, France, Germany, the Netherlands, the...

    Published December 20th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Moral Education in sub-Saharan Africa

    Culture, Economics, Conflict and AIDS

    Edited by Sharlene Swartz, Monica Taylor

    The term ‘moral’ has had a chequered history in sub-Saharan Africa, mainly due to the legacy of colonialism and Apartheid (in South Africa). In contrast to moral education as a vehicle of cultural imperialism and social control, this volume shows moral education to be concerned with both private...

    Published February 22nd 2011 by Routledge

  9. Teaching Religion and Science

    Effective Pedagogy and Practical Approaches for RE Teachers

    By Tonie Stolberg, Geoff Teece

    Can religion and science co-exist successfully in the classroom? How can you encourage an environment where differing views are treated positively? How do you help students apply their understanding of religious beliefs and scientific theory to a range of ultimate questions? Teaching Religion and...

    Published August 19th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Tackling Controversial Issues in the Primary School

    Facing Life's Challenges with Your Learners

    By Richard Woolley

    How do you broach family values with seven year olds? Can you help young children understand racism? Can you avoid bringing your own prejudices into the classroom? Talking effectively about controversial issues with young children is a challenge facing every primary school teacher. Tackling...

    Published June 23rd 2010 by Routledge