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The Resource Commitment, character, and citizenship : religious education in liberal democracy, [edited by] Hanan A. Alexander, Ayman K. Agbaria

Commitment, character, and citizenship : religious education in liberal democracy, [edited by] Hanan A. Alexander, Ayman K. Agbaria

Label
Commitment, character, and citizenship : religious education in liberal democracy
Title
Commitment, character, and citizenship
Title remainder
religious education in liberal democracy
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Hanan A. Alexander, Ayman K. Agbaria
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As liberal democracies include increasingly diverse and multifaceted populations, the longstanding debate about the role of the state in religious education and the place of religion in public life seems imperative now more than ever. The maintenance of religious schools and the planning of religious education curricula raise a profound challenge. Too much state supervision can be conceived as interference in religious freedom and as a confinement of the right to cultural liberty. Too little supervision can be seen as neglecting the development of the liberal values required to live and wor
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
207.5
Index
index present
LC call number
BV1471.3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Alexander, Hanan A.
  • Agbaria, Ayman K
Series statement
Routledge research in education
Series volume
73
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religion in the public schools
  • Religion and state
  • Religious education
  • Democracy
  • RELIGION
  • Democracy
  • Religion and state
  • Religion in the public schools
  • Religious education
Label
Commitment, character, and citizenship : religious education in liberal democracy, [edited by] Hanan A. Alexander, Ayman K. Agbaria
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Commitment, Character, and Citizenship; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I The Case for Religious Education in Liberal Democracy; 1 An Inquiry into the Justification for Full-Time Religious Schools in the Liberal Democratic State; 2 State Financial Support for Religious Schools: Issues and Models; 3 Between Memory and Vision: Schools as Communities of Meaning; Part II Unity versus Diversity in Liberal Democracy; 4 Religion and Citizenship: The Prophetic Tradition and Public Reason; 5 Religious Schooling and the Formation of Character
  • 6 Maximal Citizenship Education and Interreligious Education in Common Schools7 Judaism and Democracy: The Private Domain and Public Responsibility; 8 Why Did You Not Tell Me about This? Religion as a Challenge to Faith Schools; Part III Spirituality and Morality in Religious and Democratic Education; 9 Religion, Character, and Spirituality: Their Conceptual Relations and Educational Implications; 10 Religion, Reason, and Experience in Public Education; 11 Competing Conceptions of Authenticity: Consequences for Religious Education in an Open Society
  • 12 Democratic Schooling and the Demands of ReligionPart IV Opening Up Religious Education for Democracy; 13 Teaching Islam in Israel: On the Absence of Unifying Goals and a Collective Community; 14 Between Traditional Interpretation and Biblical Criticism:A Case Study of Bible Teaching in Non-Orthodox Jewish Israeli High Schools; 15 The Contribution of Religious Education to Democratic Culture: Challenges and Opportunities; 16 Constructive, Critical, and Mutual Interfaith Religious Education for Public Living: A Christian View; Contributors; Bibliography; Index
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795008716
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online
Isbn
9781136339004
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rdamedia
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  • c
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9786613659057
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795008716
Label
Commitment, character, and citizenship : religious education in liberal democracy, [edited by] Hanan A. Alexander, Ayman K. Agbaria
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Commitment, Character, and Citizenship; Copyright Page; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I The Case for Religious Education in Liberal Democracy; 1 An Inquiry into the Justification for Full-Time Religious Schools in the Liberal Democratic State; 2 State Financial Support for Religious Schools: Issues and Models; 3 Between Memory and Vision: Schools as Communities of Meaning; Part II Unity versus Diversity in Liberal Democracy; 4 Religion and Citizenship: The Prophetic Tradition and Public Reason; 5 Religious Schooling and the Formation of Character
  • 6 Maximal Citizenship Education and Interreligious Education in Common Schools7 Judaism and Democracy: The Private Domain and Public Responsibility; 8 Why Did You Not Tell Me about This? Religion as a Challenge to Faith Schools; Part III Spirituality and Morality in Religious and Democratic Education; 9 Religion, Character, and Spirituality: Their Conceptual Relations and Educational Implications; 10 Religion, Reason, and Experience in Public Education; 11 Competing Conceptions of Authenticity: Consequences for Religious Education in an Open Society
  • 12 Democratic Schooling and the Demands of ReligionPart IV Opening Up Religious Education for Democracy; 13 Teaching Islam in Israel: On the Absence of Unifying Goals and a Collective Community; 14 Between Traditional Interpretation and Biblical Criticism:A Case Study of Bible Teaching in Non-Orthodox Jewish Israeli High Schools; 15 The Contribution of Religious Education to Democratic Culture: Challenges and Opportunities; 16 Constructive, Critical, and Mutual Interfaith Religious Education for Public Living: A Christian View; Contributors; Bibliography; Index
Control code
795008716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136339004
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786613659057
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)795008716

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