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 Religious Education in Public Schools

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Religion and Politics in Post-Communist Romania

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195308532
eISBN:
9780199785728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195308532.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The place of religion in the Romanian education system is a bone of contention, although religious instruction in public schools remains the churches’ most important accomplishment. The chapter ... More


 Laying the Foundation

Amy Nelson Burnett

in Teaching the Reformation: Ministers and Their Message in Basel, 1529-1629

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195305760
eISBN:
9780199784912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305760.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

The introduction of systematic religious instruction at Basel’s most important Latin school, the reformation of its stipendiary system, and the creation of colleges intended especially for future ... More


 Preaching and Teaching in Theory and Practice

Amy Nelson Burnett

in Teaching the Reformation: Ministers and Their Message in Basel, 1529-1629

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195305760
eISBN:
9780199784912
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195305760.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter surveys Basel’s official theology established in the decade after the Reformation, as embodied in the Basel Confession of 1534, the catechism written by Johannes Oecolampadius and ... More


Putting Islam to Work: Education, Politics, and Religious Transformation in Egypt

Gregory Starrett

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520209268
eISBN:
9780520919303
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520209268.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

The development of mass education and the mass media have transformed the Islamic tradition in contemporary Egypt and the wider Muslim world. This book focuses on the historical interplay of power ... More


Latvia

Lavinia Stan and Lucian Turcescu

in Church, State, and Democracy in Expanding Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195337105
eISBN:
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195337105.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Although legislation expressly separates church and state, the Latvian authorities have unofficially distinguished new religions from the “traditional” Lutheran, Roman Catholic, Orthodox Christian, ... More


Education and the Management of Populations

Gregory Starrett

in Putting Islam to Work: Education, Politics, and Religious Transformation in Egypt

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520209268
eISBN:
9780520919303
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520209268.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Middle Eastern Cultural Anthropology

This chapter serves as a documentary supplement to Timothy Mitchell's description of the founding of European-style schools in Egypt, focusing on their use as centers of religious instruction and the ... More


Citizenship v. religion in the school curricula of the 2000s

Karin Fischer

in Schools and the Politics of Religion and Diversity in the Republic of Ireland: Separate But Equal?

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780719091964
eISBN:
9781526115379
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091964.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Chapter 4 examines how general policy orientations were translated into school curricula in the late 1990s and 2000s with regard to cultural and religious matters. It analyses the ambivalent message ... More


Wyclif and Wycliffism at Oxford 1356–1430

J. I. Catto

in The History of the University of Oxford: Volume II: Late Medieval Oxford

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199510122
eISBN:
9780191700941
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199510122.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

This chapter begins by discussing the best organized attempt of providing a corpus of religious instruction in English by John Wycliff's band of followers in Oxford during the time when problems of ... More


Conclusion

Ian Green

in The Christian's ABC: Catechisms and Catechizing in England c.1530-1740

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198206170
eISBN:
9780191677007
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198206170.003.0014
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Gerald Strauss's study of religious instruction in 16th-century Germany is one of the most detailed accounts of early modern catechizing that is currently available. Catechists' motives were very ... More


Good Citizens: Religion and Educational Institutions

Ronojoy Sen

in Articles of Faith: Religion, Secularism, and the Indian Supreme Court

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198063803
eISBN:
9780199080168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198063803.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the Supreme Court's interpretation of Articles 28–30 of the Indian constitution. Article 28 prohibits religious instruction in state-run educational institutions in India. In ... More


Reformed and Catholic Doctrine

Lucy E. C. Wooding

in Rethinking Catholicism in Reformation England

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198208655
eISBN:
9780191678110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198208655.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, History of Religion

Mary Tudor's brief provided the opportunity for Catholic renewal within the English Church. A significant part of that campaign was the production of printed works, both practical texts such as ... More


Who Is a Good Muslim? Making Proper Faith in a Girls’ High School

Fida J. Adely

in Gendered Paradoxes: Educating Jordanian Women in Nation, Faith, and Progress

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226006901
eISBN:
9780226006925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226006925.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter analyzes the struggles between texts, teachers, and students to define proper Islamic mores in religion classes and beyond. At al-Khatwa, the debates about “true” Islamic teaching and ... More


Fernández Martínez v. Spain: An Unclear Intersection of Rights

Javier Martínez-Torrón

in When Human Rights Clash at the European Court of Human Rights: Conflict or Harmony?

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198795957
eISBN:
9780191837135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198795957.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the European Court of Human Right’s Grand Chamber judgment in Fernández Martínez v. Spain. Although the author agrees with the outcome of the judgment, he does not share part of ... More


“In consideration for his raising her in the Christian faith”

Heather Miyano Kopelson

in Faithful Bodies: Performing Religion and Race in the Puritan Atlantic

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9781479805006
eISBN:
9781479814268
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479805006.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter examines the efforts of the baptized children of the first Africans and Indians in Bermuda to gain entry to the body of Christ. It considers the conjunction of bonded labor and religious ... More


The Yahya Khan and Bhutto Era, 1969–1977

Andreas Rieck

in The Shias of Pakistan: An Assertive and Beleaguered Minority

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780190240967
eISBN:
9780190492113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190240967.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In Pakistan’s first nationwide elections 1970 most Shias voted for the Pakistan People’s Party of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, although many Shia religious leaders objected to Bhutto’s “socialist” rhetoric. ... More


The Judge between God and Man

Breandán Mac Suibhne

in The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
August 2017
ISBN:
9780198738619
eISBN:
9780191801884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198738619.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

Men who did not stand trial in spring 1857 appeared at that year’s summer assizes. By then, the parish priest of Glenties had come to an arrangement with the authorities: the men would plead guilty ... More


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