Mathew Guest,Kristin Aune,Sonya Sharma,Rob Warner's Christianity and the University Experience: Understanding PDF

By Mathew Guest,Kristin Aune,Sonya Sharma,Rob Warner

ISBN-10: 178093601X

ISBN-13: 9781780936017

ISBN-10: 1780937849

ISBN-13: 9781780937847

What impression does the adventure of collage have on Christian scholars? Are universities a strength for secularisation? Is pupil religion enduring, or a passing section? Universities are frequently linked to a sceptical angle in the direction of faith. Many imagine that educational research leads scholars clear of any latest non secular convictions, heightening the allure of a rationalist secularism more and more dominant in wider society. And but Christianity is still hugely noticeable on college campuses and remains to be a well-known id marker within the lives of many scholars.

Analysing over 4,000 responses to a countrywide survey of scholars and approximately a hundred interviews with scholars and people operating with them, this ebook examines Christianity in universities throughout England. It explores the ideals, values and practices of Christian scholars. It finds how the collage adventure impacts their Christian identities, and the impression Christian scholars have upon college existence.

Christianity and the college Experience makes interesting interpreting for a person attracted to the survival and evolution of faith within the modern global. It bargains clean insights appropriate to these operating with Christian scholars, together with church buildings, chaplaincies and pupil firms, in addition to policy-makers and collage managers attracted to the importance of faith for schooling, social accountability and social cohesion.

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