The Life of the Rev. David Brainerd, Missionary to the North

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This course will be useful for students working in Contemporary Jewish thought. For advice on the distribution of the remainder of the electives consult with religious studies faculty. In the centuries of bitterly divided loyalties, rival confessions gave birth to distorted, false histories. Demonstrated potential for teaching excellence and high quality research. At the discretion of the Field Chairperson, another language such as (but not limited to) Urdu, Indonesian, Persian, Turkish, Hausa, or Swahili may be substituted.

The sermons of Mr. Yorick. In four volumes. ... Volume 1 of

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Early modern history has become increasingly interdisciplinary, with researchers drawing on the insights of anthropology, sociology, cultural and literary studies, art history, and musicology, as well as history, when writing about the past. Thus, for policymakers interested in reducing teenage (and older) out-of-wedlock births, the lesson is clear: Religious belief and regular worship reduce the likelihood of this form of family breakdown. Given the extent to which Asian religious traditions developed in conversation with one another, my work necessarily engages a broader historical and cultural context, including other religious traditions of South Asia (Hinduism, Jainism, etc.), as well as those of both East and Southeast Asia.

Bel-Merodach of Babylon (Analecta Gorgiana)

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Our department is particularly suited to accommodate interest in the following areas: rabbinic legal theory, medieval pietism and Kabbala, Hasidism, contemporary fundamentalism and religious renewal, Zionism/Diasporism, and gender. WAR STUDIES STUDENTS WILL HAVE PRIORITY ON THIS MODULE. Explores Vedic traditions of sacrifice, the speculative philosophy of the Upanishads, the religious epic and mythological literature, the main gods and goddesses, and the devotional poetry of the medieval poet-saints.

The parental monitor In two volumes. By Mrs. Bonhote, ...

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Stewart and Andrew Strathern (pp. 1-16) Dialogics of the Body: The Moral and Grotesque in Two Sepik River Societies, David Lipset and Eric K. With an annual enrollment of approximately twenty-five graduate students, the department presently offers more than seventy-five courses with 2500-3000 annual undergraduate course enrollments. The KMT refused, and fighting The short and decisive civil war that followed was resolved in two main places: Manchuria and the Huai River area.

Jews and Judaism in World History (Themes in World History)

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This course explores the origins of the 14th Amendment in the years immediately following the Civil War, and examines the evolution of that amendment's meaning in the century that followed. Our program also provides students the opportunity to study ancient and medieval works relevant to Religious Studies in the original languages (Classical Chinese, Classical Arabic, Biblical Hebrew and Latin). Send cover letter, curriculum vitae, writing sample, three letters of reference, and teaching portfolio (including a teaching statement, areas of teaching interest, syllabi and teaching evaluations) to: Dr.

The smaller tracts of Jos. Priestley, ...

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WGBH Television in Boston collaborated with the Pew Forum and the Religious Freedom Education Project at the Newseum on the symposium, which will also feature a screening of the three-part PBS documentary “ God in America .” The series interweaves documentary footage, historical dramatization and interviews to explore the historical role of religion in the U. They present the worshiper's view of the origin, function, and meaning of religion, but they leave to psychologists, sociologists, and others the determination of the "actual" origin, function, and even meaning of religion.

American Indians and Christian Missions: Studies in Cultural

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Letters of recommendations must be mailed directly to: International Studies and Programs, Attn.: Muslim Studies Program Director Search, International Center, 427 N. For theology, the learners are all expected to have some inkling of faith in them no matter how big or small it is. Rabbi Yehudah Shlomo Alkalay (1798-1878) and Rabbi Zevi Hirsch Kalischer (1795-1874) appeared in the mid-nineteenth century and were among the first proponents of Zionism to argue that Jewish settlement in Israel was a preparatory stage for the coming of the Messiah.

A hint to the established clergy of the kingdom of Ireland:

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Primarily for American Indians. ........................................................ This episodic masterpiece fits the bill. 15. Same as History 364G (Topic 10) and Women's and Gender Studies 340 (Topic 28). Comprehensive Exams: The comprehensive exams are designed to certify that the student has attained a sufficient level of knowledge in the fields of Islamic Studies and Religious Studies. Applications must be submitted by October 15, 2012, and include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, sample of academic writing, statement of research interests, all academic transcripts, and a teaching dossier (i.e. summaries of teaching evaluation for all courses taught; sample syllabi, assignments and tests; descriptions of teaching strategies and innovations, etc.).

The scheme of man's present and future existence; or, the

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Only one of the following may be counted: Asian Studies 340L, 361 (Topic: Post-Mao China: Change and Transformation), History 340L, 364G (Topic: Post-Mao China: Change and Transformation). Supported by gifts donated by or honoring the following benefactors: Dr. For information, see this website sponsored by the American Academy of Religion: http://www.studyreligion.org/why/index.html. The Gang of Four were subsequently tried and convicted of various crimes against the state.

Notes on the Entire Bible-The Book of Haggai (John Wesley's

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The Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures and the Program in Religious Studies at Washington University in St. They gain detailed knowledge about the history of the world’s religious traditions, and they are expected to develop an empathetic understanding of the world-views of others. Study of early Christian writings that were not included in the Christian Bible. The original Faculty of Divinity taught theological courses for ordinands and also engaged in teaching undergraduates in other faculties a selection of courses of more general interest, such as philosophy and psychology of religion, and comparative religion.