ERIC Number: ED463706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
Religion on Campus.
Cherry, Conrad; DeBerg, Betty A.; Porterfield, Amanda
Case studies at four colleges explored students religious studies, values, and practices. Observations and interviews show that both the practice and the study of religion are thriving and supported by campus cultures. The chapters are: (1) Introduction; (2) West University (Betty A. Deberg); (3) South University (Conrad Cherry); (4) East University (Amanda Porterfield); (5) North College (Conrad Cherry); and (6) Conclusion. One appendix discusses research methods, and the other contains the in-class questionnaire. Each chapter contains endnotes. (SLD)
Descriptors: Beliefs, Case Studies, College Students, Higher Education, Religion, Religion Studies, School Culture, Student Attitudes, Values
University of North Carolina Press, P.O. Box 2288, Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2288 ($24.95). Tel: 800-848-6224 (Toll Free); Fax: 800-272-6817 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.uncpress.unc.edu.
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Lilly Endowment, Inc., Indianapolis, IN.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: "With the assistance of William Durbin and John Schmalzbauer."