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CFP Deadline: Oct. 30, Cultural and Religious Diversity, Yearbook of International Society for History Didactics

[ September 30, 2012 7:00 am to October 29, 2012 8:00 pm. ] The Yearbook of International Society for History Didactics (http://www.int-soc-hist-didact.org) seeks submissions for the 2013 issue that will focus on cultural and religious diversity and the implications for history education.

Scholarly articles in English that will deal with the topic of cultural and religious diversity in any of the following aspects are invited:

A. Analysis of the topic [...]

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Survey highlights religious diversity of Asian Americans; One in ten are Hindu

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The Case for Multifaith Education

This text from the Alban Institute discusses the importance of multifaith education on the base of three things; the news, the pews and religious views. Rabbi Justus N. Baird uses the three points to make his case on why multicultural education is more important than ever in today’s globalized societies >>

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Faith Festival intends to promote intercultural understanding and embrace religious diversity

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Multi-belief religious teaching may be way forward

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Noting Cyprus’ religious diversity, UN expert calls for more inter-faith dialogue

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Religious Worlds of New York summer institute — Applications due March 1st

[ February 15, 2012 to March 1, 2012. ] Just a few weeks left before the March 1st application deadline for a 2012 NEH Summer Institute for K-12 teachers:

Religious Worlds of New York: Teaching the Everyday Life of American Religious Diversity

This innovative program will help public, private, and parochial school teachers teach more effectively about the rich religious diversity of the United States.  It [...]

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Council of Europe Project on ‘The New Challenge of Intercultural Education: Religious Diversity and Dialogue in Europe’

Professor Robert Jackson has been a key contributor to this Council of Europe project since it was launched in 2002. The project aims to raise the awareness of decision-makers, educators and teachers about the implications of the religious dimension of intercultural education. It also seeks to draw their attention to examples of positive experiences and [...]

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Teaching about religions through art

Simple guidelines offer a respectful approach to religious diversity through art.

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Religious Diversity and Education in Europe

Description: This major series of books is called ‘Religious Diversity and Education in Europe’, started in 2006, edited by Cok Bakker, Hans Günter Heimbrock, Robert Jackson, Geir Skeie and Wolfram Weisse. The series arose from a European research project – ‘Religion in Education. A contribution to dialogue or a factor of conflict transforming societies of [...]

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