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Naturalistic critiques of religion and religious education in British schools

Andrew R. Angel

Naturalistic critiques of religion and religious education in British schools

by Andrew R. Angel

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Published by [University of Surrey] in [Guildford] .
Written in English


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Thesis (M.A.) (Educational Studies) - Roehampton Institute, University of Surrey, 1994.

StatementAndrew R. Angel.
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Open LibraryOL20395883M

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This book was originally published as a special issue of the British Journal of Religious Education. (From the Publisher) Table Of Content: Notes on contributors ch. 1 Preface (Bruce Grelle) ch. 2 Religion, education, dialogue and conflict: an introduction (Robert Jackson) ch. 3 Reflections on the Redco project (Wolfram Weisse). Review of Religious Education in England 2 Member bodies of the RE Council October Accord Coalition Al-Khoei Foundation All Faiths and None Association of Christian Teachers (ACT) Association of RE Inspectors, Advisers and Consultants (AREIAC) Association of University Lecturers in Religion and Education (UK) Barnabas in Schools (BRF.


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Mordecai Kaplan (–), one of the great rabbis of the 20th century and the founder of the Jewish Reconstructionist movement, was an early advocate of religious naturalism. He believed that a naturalistic approach to religion and ethics was possible in a desacralizing world.

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Criticism of religion involves criticism of the validity, concept, or ideas of religion. Historical records of criticism of religion goes back to at least 5th century BCE in ancient Greece, with Diagoras "the Atheist" of ancient Rome, an early known example is Lucretius' De Rerum Natura from the 1st century BCE.

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Religion means much more than a state of mind or an ecstatic or mystical mood. It’s a commitment over a lifetime to what a person considers to be good. John Haught. Loyal Rue sugge sts that a difference between a religious naturalist and a nonreligious naturalist is that a religious naturalist “takes nature to heart”.

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In. 'Religious Naturalism is a philosophy, or a set of attitudes and beliefs, that combines an appreciation of perceptions and values commonly associated with religions with a naturalistic understanding of the world (grounded in findings from science, and not including anything supernatural that may exist or act in ways that are not consistent with.Atheism is, in the broadest sense, an absence of belief in the existence of deities.

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