Civility, Religious Pluralism And Education by Vincent BiondoCivility, Religious Pluralism And Education by Vincent Biondo

Civility, Religious Pluralism And Education

EditorVincent Biondo, Andrew Fiala

Hardcover | December 27, 2013

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This book focuses on the problem of religious diversity, civil dialogue, and religion education in public schools, exploring the ways in which atheists, secularists, fundamentalists, and mainstream religionists come together in the public sphere, examining how civil discourse about religion fit swithin the ideals of the American political and pedagogical systems and how religious studies education can help to foster civility and toleration.

Vincent F. Biondo, III,is Associate Professor of Western Religious Traditions and Middle East Studies at Fresno State University. He is co-editor (with Richard D. Hecht) ofReligion and Culture: Contemporary Practices and Perspectives.He has conducted research on Islam in the U.S. and Britain.Andrew Fialais Professor of Philosophy, Chai...
Title:Civility, Religious Pluralism And EducationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:256 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.98 inPublished:December 27, 2013Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415813999

ISBN - 13:9780415813990

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Civility and Education in a World of Religious PluralismVincent F. Biondo, IIIand Andrew Fiala  1. Getting Religion Right in the Public Schools Charles C. Haynes 2. Tolerance is Not Enough: Why Only a Commitment to Robust Pluralism can Rescue America's Civic LifeJedd Medefind 3. Virtue of Civility in Liberal-Democratic and Religiously Diverse CommunitiesAndrew Fiala 4. Religious Exclusivism and the Ethics of DiversityJeffrey Dueck 5. Religious Diversity, Truth and ToleranceTim Mosteller 6. American Religious Pluralism in Historical PerspectiveMartha L. Smith Roberts 7. High Stakes Ignorance: Religion, Education, and the Unwitting Reproduction of BigotryDiane L. Moore 8.The First Amendment Consensus Approach to Teaching about Religion in U.S. Public Schools: Applications and AssessmentBruce Grelle  9. Civil Discourse or Simple Discord? Competing Visions for Religion in the Public Schools Jonathan R. Herman 10. Relational and Procedural Literacies in the Study of ReligionColleen Windham-Hughes 11. From World Religions to Lived Religion: Towards a Pedagogy of Civic Engagement in Secondary School Religious Studies CurriculaHenry Goldschmidt (with Matthew Weiner) 12. Religious Diversity and Public Education: The Example of American Muslims Amir Hussain 13. Putting a Face to Faith Charles C. Haynes 14. Democracy, Freedom, and Service: A Consensus Response to Pluralism in EducationVincent F. Biondo, III