After World Religions

Reconstructing Religious Studies
by Christopher R Cotter & David G. Robertson
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Publisher: Taylor and Francis

Series: Religion in Culture

Publication Date: February 05, 2016

ISBN: 9781317419952

Binding: Kobo eBook

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The World Religions Paradigm has been the subject of critique and controversy in Religious Studies for many years. After World Religions provides a rationale for overhauling the World Religions curriculum, as well as a roadmap for doing so. The volume offers concise and practical introductions to cutting-edge Religious Studies method and theory, introducing a wide range of pedagogical situations and innovative solutions. An international team of scholars addresses the challenges presented in their different departmental, institutional, and geographical contexts. Instructors developing syllabi will find supplementary reading lists and specific suggestions to help guide their teaching. Students at all levels will find the book an invaluable entry point into an area of ongoing scholarly debate.