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Religious Pluralism in the Academy

Opening the Dialogue

by Robert J. Nash

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theology,
  • Religion in the public schools,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • United States,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Religious pluralism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9478819M
    ISBN 10082045592X
    ISBN 109780820455921

    Books shelved as pluralism: The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Lesslie Newbigin, Christian Hospitality and Muslim Immigration in an Age of Fear by Matt. Religious pluralism in America: the contentious history of a founding ideal User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Hutchison (Harvard Divinity Sch.), the leading historian of religion in America today, has written a very informative book on religious pluralism in America from Colonial days to the present.

    Founder and Director, The Pluralism Project. Diana L. Eck is a native of Montana and has now taught at Harvard since She is Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies and Frederic Wertham Professor of Law and Psychiatry in Society at Harvard University. She serves in the Departments of Religion and South Asian Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences and is also a . - Explore americanacademyofreligion's board "Religious Pluralism" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Religion, Books and This book pins.

    Religious Pluralism and Islamic Law book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The question of tolerance and Islam is not a new one. /5. Book Review: *Gods in America: Religious Pluralism in the United States,* by Charles Cohen and Ronald Numbers.


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Religious Pluralism in the Academy will be of interest and relevance to those working in religious studies (and cognate disciplines), and teacher education, and to all those interested in widening participation and in education's role in the development of civil by: Comment: A used good books may have some visible flaws from the previous owner.

The items may show signs of wear on either binding or cover. Still readable and usable. The CD, DVD or Code may not be included. Good customer : Robert J. Nash. Religious Pluralism and Civil Society (The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science Series) [Roof, Wade Clark] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Religious Pluralism and Civil Society (The ANNALS of the American Academy of 3/5(1). Religious pluralism in the academy: opening the dialogue.

[Robert J Nash] -- "This book argues that American colleges and universities need to enlarge their understanding of pluralism and multiculturalism by sponsoring open, challenging, spiritually and educationally.

Religious Pluralism in the Academy: Opening the Dialogue. By Robert J. Nash. New York: Peter Lang, pp. $ (paper). Public university campuses ought to be arenas for "unbounded dialogue" and moral conversation on issues of spirituality and religion: so argues Robert J.

Nash in his book Religious Pluralism in the Academy: Opening the Dialogue. Bringing to this topic more than. Buy Religious Pluralism in the Academy: Opening the Dialogue (Studies in Education and Spirituality) 1 by Robert J. Nash (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1).

In this book Harold Netland traces the emergence of the pluralistic ethos that now challenges traditional Christian faith and mission.

Identifying theologian and philosopher John Hick as the most influential apologist for religious pluralism, Netland interacts extensively with his by: This is the first book to present an overview of the role of the Trinity in Christian theology in relation to religious pluralism and other religions.

Approaching the study of the relationship between Christianity and other religions from the perspective of the Trinity, this book surveys all the major contributions to the topic by leading theologians at the international and ecumenical by: 2. and normative accounts of pluralism.

Religious pluralism has at least four different meanings. The first meaning is theological: pluralism assumes that other religious paths are true. The second is sociological: pluralism simply means religious plurality or diversity.

In the third, pluralism is a philosophical school, what is known as value File Size: KB. Instead I will clarify just what is meant by religious pluralism as distinct from other forms, such as ethnic, racial, and linguistic diversity. The term “pluralism,” as far as I know, was coined by Horace Kallen (–), an American philosopher who not only described but also celebrated the diversity of this ­society.

Critical Religious Pluralism Theory (CRPT) has the potential to become the next important theoretical development within the academy and has significant impact potential for higher education, businesses, non-profits, and all institutions in which religious, secular, and spiritual identities are a.

However, while much has been written analyzing the philosophical basis of Hick's pluralism, very little attention has been devoted to the theological foundations of his argument.

F Synopsis: The question of religious pluralism is the most significant yet thorniest of issues in theology today, and John Hick () has long been recognized as its most important scholar.5/5.

Books shelved as religious-pluralism: Islamophobia: Thought Crime of the Totalitarian Future by David Horowitz, The Gospel in a Pluralist Society by Less. Religious Pluralism in America wears—lightly—the marks of great learning."—Mark Noll, Wheaton College "Hutchison has written a fascinating account of how religious pluralism—a pluralism that now accepts the most distant stretches of religious diversity—has become institutionalized in the United States.

Porterfield warns that “religious pluralism” often serves as a code word in higher education for an approach to the study of religion that idealizes the positive aspects of religion and understates the negative. She argues, instead, that the academic study of religion needs to be rigorously objective and appropriately critical.

Worrying that talk about a postsecular turn in American Author: Amanda Porterfield. Christian philosopher and theologian John Hick, author of God and the Universe of Faiths and A Christian Theology of Religions (among other texts) is one such scholar that argues for religious pluralism.

At its core, Hick’s argument poses that the world’s religions are in essence all parts to a greater whole, thus legitimizing all belief.

Religious Education and the Challenge of Pluralism, edited by Adam B. Seligman, offers a comparative analysis of religious education and state policies toward religious education in seven different countries and in the European Union as a whole.

Most of the countries studied have not been presented previously in the English-speaking world. The comparative contextualization of the different.

The book is Keith Johnson’s Rethinking the Trinity and Religious Pluralism: An Augustinian Assessment, and it’s both an examination of four dominant attempts to use the doctrine of the Trunity to accommodate religious pluralism and a critical assessment of those accommodating theological positions using Augustine as a theological dialogue partner.

Today we look at Augustine himself with chapter 2. By religious pluralism, we mean the belief that all religions (at least the major, enduring ones) are valid as ways to relate to God. There is nothing unique about Christ; He was one of many influential religious teachers and leaders.

This is the position I’ll be considering in this article. The Roman Catholic Church in Latin America faces significant and unprecedented challenges. Most prominent among them are secularization, globalizing cultural trends, intensifying religious competition, and pluralism of many kinds within what were once hegemonic Catholic by:.

Religious Pluralism in Religious Studies Amanda Porterfield Religious pluralism is a term for religious diversity that imputes positive meaning to religion and encourages appreciation of religion’s many forms. As a term used to describe religious diversity in the United States, religious pluralism conveys respect forFile Size: 52KB.Religious Pluralism in the Academy: Opening the Dialogue (1st Edition) by Robert J.

Nash Paperback, Pages, Published ISBN X / X ISBN / Need it Fast? 2 day shipping options This book argues that American colleges and universities need to enlarge their understanding of plurBook Edition: 1st Edition.Religious Pluralism Religious pluralism is a term designating the peaceful co-existence and mutual acceptance of different religions.

This is the opposite of fundamentalism, where followers of one religion fanatically insist that their view is the only and exclusive source of truth.