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Synopsis: The public university classroom is a place where socialization still occurs: it's where students learn to be citizens of the world. Having attended to political correctness and multi-culturalism, universities are now facing the issue of spirituality in their quest to educate the whole person. In this book, Chris Anderson takes up this task by carefully exploring how a professor of faith can help a public university accomplish its pluralistic mission. Anderson illustrates how the study of secular literature throws fresh light on the ways in which the Bible can be read. He also deftly shows how a sympathetic study of the Bible trains secular readers for understanding the abiding significance of the Western literary canon as a kind of scripture. Anderson thus gives readers a book that is as much about the experience of a faithful teacher and the proper ends of education as it is about discovering the right ways to read texts―be they sacred or secular.
About the Author: Chris Anderson (Ph.D. University of Washington) is Professor of English at Oregon State University, where he has taught since 1986. He is the author or co-author of ten books, including My Problem with Truth (2003), Asking Questions (2000), and Edge Effects (1993)―a finalist for the Oregon Book Award in creative nonfiction. Anderson is also a Catholic deacon and is active in parish and campus ministry.
Title: Teaching as Believing: Faith in the ...
Publisher: Baylor University Press
Publication Date: 2004
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Baylor University Press. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Book has appearance of light use with no easily noticeable wear. Bookseller Inventory # G1932792031I4N00
Book Description Baylor University Press, Waco, TX, 2004. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 234 clean and tight pages (one marginal mark on page 84); pages are lightly discolored. Lightly cracked spine. Front free page is missing. Cover shows minimal shelf wear: no tears, chipping, creases or stains. Partial subject contents: Religious Life, Catholic Teachers, Christian Faith, Modern Universities. --- We are a Benedictine Monastery/Seminary Library; thank you for your support. Size: 23 Cm. Religion. Bookseller Inventory # 018620
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Book Description Baylor University Press, 2004. Book Condition: Good. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP94893058
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Book Description Baylor Univ Pr, 2004. Trade Paperback. Book Condition: Good. underlines/notes. binding cracked, still solid. Bookseller Inventory # 3014546
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