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A theology of higher education

Author: Mike Higton
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012.
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This text provides a constructive critique of Higher Education policy and practice from the standpoint of Christian theology. It focuses on the role universities can and should play in forming students and staff in intellectual virtue, in sustaining vibrant communities of inquiry, and in serving the public good.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Higton
ISBN: 9780199643929 019964392X
OCLC Number: 742512030
Description: viii, 284 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Paris --
Berlin --
Oxford and Dublin --
Contemporary theological voices --
An Anglican theology of learning --
The virtuous university --
The sociable university --
The good university --
The negotiable university.
Responsibility: Mike Higton.

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a truly laudable and impressive book * Douglas Jacobsen & Rhonda Hustedt Jacobsen, Scottish Journal of Theology * Higton offers a thoughtful dialogue for readers in a conversational style-at times, Read more...

 
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