ERIC Number: ED063849
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Religion in the Undergraduate Curriculum: An Analysis and Interpretation.
The purpose of the present study is: (1) to describe and analyze existing undergraduate programs in religion; (2) to describe and analyze new curricular developments and experimental efforts in the field; and (3) to present various perspectives on the undergraduate teaching of religion. Thus, essays are included in the document concerning the campus ministry and its relationship to religious studies; religion as an academic discipline; the Catholic University and the academic study of religion; the growth in undergraduate religious studies; the present distribution of religion programs; the goals of organized religion programs; the study of religion in 2-year colleges; cross-disciplinary and interdisciplinary studies; and 6 illustrations of styles of religion curricula. (HS)
Descriptors: Educational Research, Higher Education, Religion, Religious Education, Undergraduate Study
Association of American Colleges, 1818 R Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. ($1.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC.