ERIC Number: ED392723
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
Educating for Peace and Justice: Religious Dimensions, Grades 7-12. 8th Edition.
This manual examines peace and justice themes with an interfaith focus. Each unit begins with an overview of the unit, the teaching procedure suggested for the unit and helpful resources noted. The volume contains the following units: (1) "Of Dreams and Vision"; (2) "The Prophets: Bearers of the Vision"; (3) "Faith and Culture Contrasts"; (4) "Making the Connections: Social Analysis, Social Sin, and Social Change"; (5) "Reconciliation: Turning Enemies and Strangers into Friends"; (6) "Interracial Reconciliation"; (7) "Interreligious Reconciliation"; (8) "International Reconciliation"; (9) "Conscientious Decision-Making about War and Peace Issues"; (10) "Solidarity with the Poor"; and (11) "Reconciliation with the Earth." Seven appendices conclude the document. (EH)
Descriptors: Conflict Resolution, Critical Thinking, Cross Cultural Studies, Global Education, International Cooperation, Justice, Multicultural Education, Peace, Religion, Religion Studies, Religious Education, Secondary Education, Social Discrimination, Social Problems, Social Studies, World Problems
Institute for Peace and Justice, 4144 Lindell Boulevard, Suite 124, St. Louis, MO 63108.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Institute for Peace and Justice, St. Louis, MO.