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  • Author:
    Gavin D'Costa
  • ISBN:
    1405135107
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    978-1405135108
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    Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (December 30, 2005)
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    262 pages
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    Humanities
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This study shows how theology lost its pivotal role, along with philosophy, within the history of the western university. Reflecting on his own extensive academic experience, Gavin D’Costa sketches out a fascinating project, whereby theology may once more become ''queen of the sciences.

Gavin D'Costa is Reader in Christian Theology and Head of Department of Theology and Religious Studies at the University of Bristol. He also acts as an advisor to the Church of England, the Catholic Bishop's Conference and the Vatican on issues regarding other religions. His previous publications include Theology and Religious Pluralism (Blackwell, 1986), John Hick's Theology of Religions (1987), The Trinity and the Meeting of Religions (2000), and Sexing the Trinity (2000).

The author sketches out a fascinating project using examples from US and UK institutions, whereby theology becomes a transformative force within universities

Details (if other): Cancel. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The author sketches out a fascinating project using examples from US and UK institutions, whereby theology becomes a transformative force within universities. Imagines what a Christian university, in which all disciplines have been theologized, would look like. Feeds into discussions about This imaginative study rethinks the nature of theology and its role in universities.

Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, iPad, iPhone and Android Forms part of a wider attempt to imagine a vital public role for theology that enables it to serve both the Church and the wider.

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Theology in the Public Square: Church, Academy and Nation. "Wiley: Christianity and World Religions: Disputed Questions in the Theology of Religions - Gavin D'Costa". Retrieved 17 November 2017. ISBN 978-1-4051-3509-2.

In book: Theology in the Public Square: Church, Academy, and Nation, p. 8-76. Christianity and the University Experience makes fascinating reading for anyone interested in the survival and evolution of religion in the contemporary world. Cite this publication. It offers fresh insights relevant to those working with Christian students, including churches, chaplaincies and student organisations, as well as policy-makers and university managers interested in the significance of religion for education, social responsibility and social cohesion.

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Are you sure you want to remove Theology in the Public Square from your list? Theology in the Public Square. Published December 1, 2005 by Blackwell Publishing Limited.

This imaginative study rethinks the nature of theology and its rolein universities. The author sketches out a fascinating project using examplesfrom US and UK institutions, whereby theology becomes atransformative force within universities.Imagines what a Christian university, in which all disciplineshave been theologized, would look like.Feeds into discussions about the religious identity ofdenominationally-linked colleges and universities.Forms part of a wider attempt to imagine a vital public rolefor theology that enables it to serve both the Church and the widercommunity.