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Duration
60 minutes
Topic(s)
  • Religious Literacy
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  • Educator

  • Identify how other disciplines, including psychology, sociology, history, and anthropology, have influenced numerous scholars’ approach to understanding/explaining religion.

  • “Approaches to the Academic Study of Religion” by Andrew Henry, Religion for Breakfast

  • How do the approaches to the study of religion from different academic disciplines complement each other?
  • Which of the disciplines discussed could you use to integrate the study of religion into your curriculum? How might you incorporate multiple methods of studying religion in your lessons?

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