On teaching religion: essays by Jonathan Z. Smith

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Main Author: Smith, Jonathan Z. 1938-2017
Contributors: Lehrich, Christopher I. 1970- (Editor)
Format: Print Book
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Published: Oxford [u.a.] Oxford University Press c2013
In:Year: 2013
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Science of Religion / Teaching method
Further subjects:B Religion Study and teaching
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Item Description:Formerly CIP Uk. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Approaching the college classroom -- Religion in the academy -- Introductory course: less is better -- Basic problems in the study of religion -- Scriptures and histories -- Here and now: prospects for graduate education -- Connections -- Religious studies: whither (wither) and why? -- Are theological and religious studies compatible? -- Religion and religious studies: no difference at all -- Academic profession -- Re-forming the undergraduate curriculum: a retrospective -- Why the college major?: questioning the great unexplained aspect of undergraduate education puzzlement -- Puzzlement -- Towards imagining new frontiers -- To double business bound