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Studying Religion through Practice - Pearson Education

Studying Religion through Practice - Pearson Education

Studying Religion through Practice In late 2009, I took part in a debate in Washington, D.C., about Islam in Europe. A prominent journalist had just published a book in which he deplored the effects of massive immigration of Muslims to Europe. It was a shock to most Europeans, he argued, to have mosques in the cities and headscarves in the schools. I agreed with that part, but not with much ...

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Contextualizing Current Digital Religion Research on ...

Contextualizing Current Digital Religion Research on ...

that studying religion and technology exclusively through the Internet was limiting. This realization necessitated a conceptual expansion to accommodate new objects and areas of study. Thus, scholars have suggested the term “digital religion” as a more comprehensive way to describe and investigate religious intersections with digital media. Digital religion is described as a “framework ...

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1 God and the Self - Cambridge University Press

1 God and the Self - Cambridge University Press

Thus, by studying religion through the eyes of the individual Self, we will be taking religion’s own claims about itself seriously. A second reason for studying religion through the eyes of the Self is that, on the face of it, many religious forms and practices are about trans-formations of the Self. This focus on transformation of the Self, of course, follows logically from religion’s ...

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INFLUENCE OF AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY ...

INFLUENCE OF AFRICAN TRADITIONAL RELIGION AND SPIRITUALITY ...

seen what it means to be African through you. You have been more than a supervisor to me. I thank God, the Creator of the universe, for all the guidance and moral support you gave me during the challenging times of my studies. My ever loving daughter, Makanaka Beauty, who is my source of inspiration. You have always inspired me since the day you entered this world, Alluta Continua Mamoyo. My ...

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Religious history as religious studies

Religious history as religious studies

human behavior was created through colonialism and its governments, its sciences, and its theologies. To be trained as a scholar of religious studies is then to practice a postcolonial methodology of a profoundly colonial subject. The recognition of this legacy should not conclude the study of religion in a cul-de-sac of remonstration. The ...

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Anthropology and the Study of Religion

Anthropology and the Study of Religion

• Describe the development of several Western approaches to studying religion, and show how these ultimately led to the anthropological perspective. • Introduce the four-field approach of contemporary American anthropology, and demonstrate how each of these fields can contribute to an understanding of religiosity. • Introduce several core evolutionary principles, and consider how these ...

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Tagore and the academic study of religion

Tagore and the academic study of religion

This essay answers whether his understanding of studying religion would accommodate the approach to the academic study of religion associated with the mod‑ ern Western research university. It also inquires the extent that the curriculum for the study of religion at Visva‑Bharati evidences such an approach. The answers it advances draw primarily on his two essays, Eastern University and ...

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Peter Versteeg and Johan Roeland Contemporary Spirituality ...

Peter Versteeg and Johan Roeland Contemporary Spirituality ...

Studying the Social in an Individualized Religiosity . Peter Versteeg: is a cultural anthropologist and project coordinator at the VU Institute for the Study of Religion, Culture , and Society (VISOR), VU University Amsterd am. In 2008 Versteeg was guest editor of a special issue on secularization and existential security in the Netherlands for Social Compass (2008, 55.1). His book : The ...

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Career Opportunities in Peace and Conflict Resolution

Career Opportunities in Peace and Conflict Resolution

Teaching and training skills acquired through education or work also are applicable. The enthusiastic involvement with public interest organizations as an intern and/or volunteer will help to develop a network important in receiving an offer for a professional . job. Overseas field experience, especially in a developing country, and experience in a multicultural section of a local community or ...

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HiSET Social Studies Practice Test

HiSET Social Studies Practice Test

Directions: Questions 1 through 7 are based on the information below. The 1930s and 1940s were turbulent years in United States history. This passage considers the impact of the Great Depression and Second World War on the United States economy. During the administrations of Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt, poverty was widespread. The Great Depression had dealt a severe blow to the ...

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Taming Islam: Studying Religion in Secular Turkey

Taming Islam: Studying Religion in Secular Turkey

Taming Islam: Studying Religion in Secular Turkey Kim Shively Kutztown University It is hard to overemphasize how politically sensitive religious education is in Turkish society. The debate over religious education, along with a few other touchstone issues, reveals much about how official conceptions of religion clash with the beliefs and practices of many religiously obser vant Turkish ...

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