ERIC Number: EJ1144505
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2017
Abstractor: As Provided
Can Cosmopolitanism Work Religiously? A Response to David T. Hansen
Ghiloni, Aaron J.
Religious Education, v112 n3 p217-224 2017
This response to David T. Hansen's 2016 plenary address to the Religious Education Association tests the viability of educational cosmopolitanism for religious education. Using a Deweyan methodology of understanding an idea through its consequences, Hansen's proposal is analyzed using dialogues with interreligious and Islamic pedagogies. The question is asked, Can Islam be cosmopolitan?
Descriptors: Religious Education, Educational Philosophy, Islam, Teaching Methods, Dialogs (Language), Speeches, Beliefs, Religious Cultural Groups
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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