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A Level Playing Field for Religion in Higher Education

John J. DiIulio Jr.

in The American University in a Postsecular Age: Religion and the Academy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780195323443
eISBN:
9780199869145
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195323443.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Since most academic disciplinary communities emphasize narrow expertise, talking about religion can easily be perceived (except for faculty credentialed in religious studies) as amateurish and ... More


Conclusion: What Was “Renaissance Natural History”?

in The Science of Describing: Natural History in Renaissance Europe

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226620879
eISBN:
9780226620862
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226620862.003.0006
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Renaissance natural history developed in scholarly settings, in the attempt to restore the medical, agricultural, and philosophical knowledge of the ancient world. Yet the humanists' approach to ... More


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