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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 13 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. 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 September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Science Teaching

    The Contribution of History and Philosophy of Science, 20th Anniversary Revised and Expanded Edition

    By Michael R. Matthews

    Science Teaching explains how history and philosophy of science contributes to the resolution of persistent theoretical, curricular, and pedagogical issues in science education. It shows why it is essential for science teachers to know and appreciate the history and philosophy of the subject they...

    Published August 25th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Education, Religion and Diversity

    Developing a new model of religious education

    By L. Philip Barnes

    "In this thoughtful and provocative book Philip Barnes challenges religious educators to re-think their field, and proposes a new, post-liberal model of religious education to help them do so. His model both confronts prejudice and intolerance and also allows the voices of different religions to be...

    Published February 17th 2014 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. Does Religious Education Have a Future?

    Pedagogical and Policy Prospects

    By Mark Chater, Clive Erricker

    The place of religion in the modern world has changed significantly over the past two decades. This has been partially reflected in the academic study of religion, but little, if at all, in religious education. In addition, the place of RE in schools has been the subject of intense debate due to...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Values Education Resource File

    A Practical Kit for Exploring the things that Matter

    By Ray Baxter

    Start exploring today! The Values Education Resource File is a highly practical kit, developed with schools for schools, to provide you with a straightforward way of thinking about the things that matter to you and your young people. It includes everything you need to help children and young...

    Published November 9th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in the Secondary School… Humanities

    History, Geography, Religious Studies and Citizenship

    By Richard Harris, Simon Harrison, Richard McFahn

    Series: Cross-Curricular Teaching and Learning in...

    What is the role of the humanities in the modern school? Should geography, history, RE and Citizenship teachers remain faithful to long-standing subject cultures and pedagogies? Or is there another way to consider how the curriculum, and the notion of individual subjects and teachers’ pedagogy,...

    Published September 27th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Debates in Religious Education

    Edited by L. Philip Barnes

    Series: Debates in Subject Teaching

    What are the key debates in Religious Education teaching today? Debates in Religious Education explores the major issues all RE teachers encounter in their daily professional lives. It encourages critical reflection and aims to stimulate both novice and experienced teachers to think more deeply...

    Published July 6th 2011 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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