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American education and religion: the problem of religion in the school

Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute for Religious and Social Studies.

American education and religion: the problem of religion in the school

a series of addresses

by Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute for Religious and Social Studies.

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Church and education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Statementedited by F. Ernest Johnson.
      SeriesReligion and civilization series, Essay and general literature index reprint series.
      ContributionsJohnson, Frederick Ernest, 1884- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC111 .I58 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 211 p.
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5617675M
      LC Control Number68026192

      Public schools can teach, but not preach, about religion. Public schools may instruct students about religion in an even-handed, objective manner, such as discussing the impact of religion on history, art, music and literature, or teaching a course on comparative religion. But they may not teach religiously based curriculum. Sound science and. In their book, Religion and Politics in the United States, Kenneth D. Wald and Allison Calhoun-Brown reference a different theory: that the most-committed members of a Author: Peter Beinart.

      He contends that the ’50s were the last decade of religious modernism, while the ’60s saw the beginning of a postmodern period. It was a time when religion was powerful in American life. This narcissistic emphasis in American society and especially in education and to some extent in religion is a disguised form of self worship. If accepted, America would have million "most important persons in the whole world." Two hundred and fifty million golden selves. the book is to inform practitioners of the value of integrating spirituality and religion into the practice of counseling, if this is part of the client’s agenda rather than the counselor’s. The point is made that to ignore a client’s spiritual and religious perspective is culturally insensitive and may also be unethical.

      Religion: Overview New Outlooks. In the last quarter of the nineteenth century industrialization and urbanization profoundly affected the manner in which Americans viewed their society. Great cities arose and industrialization proceeded so quickly that within two generations the United States emerged as the worlds supreme economic power. The Annual Meetings in Boston, MA, November 21–24, hosted by the American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature, is the world's largest gathering of scholars interested in the study of religion. More than 1, events take place during the Annual Meetings, including a plethora of academic sessions, workshops, meetings. Countries have different laws regarding the teaching of religion in publicly funded schools, and the part of prayer in the school day. In some nations, prayer in schools is banned by law and considered unconstitutional; elsewhere, the law requires prayers to be said.


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