TITLE

Defending Diversity

AUTHOR(S)
Meilaender, Gilbert
PUB. DATE
November 1995
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov1995, Issue 57, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Urges the people to defend religion in the name of diversity. Significance of the diversity of expression to education; Attitude of students toward religion; Elements of religious belief that will be neglected by defending religion through diversity; Implication of people's commitment to diversity for religion.
ACCESSION #
17750956

 

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