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Education, politics and religion: Reconciling the civil and the sacred in education

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© 2010 James Arthur, Liam Gearon and Alan Sears. All rights reserved. In recent years a number of popular books have savaged religion arguing it is a dangerous delusion that poisons human societies and relationships. This is but the most recent manifestation of a secularising agenda that has been sweeping contemporary democratic societies since the Enlightenment. This book pushes back against that agenda, examining its key assumptions and arguing that the exclusion of religious people and ide...

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10.4324/9780203846575

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
Department:
Education
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Author
Pages:
1-167
Publication date:
2010-06-17
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ISBN-10:
0203846575
ISBN-13:
9780203846575
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pubs:502125
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uuid:1eaa0d4d-55ec-49b7-9856-51ce512f649f
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pubs:502125
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502125
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2015-01-15

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