Call Number: Ebook, and in print at Ref BV4571.3 .E53 2006
Publication Date: 2006
Focuses on the developmental process of religion and spirituality across the human life span. Offers insight into the characteristics of people and their contexts that interact to influence religious and spiritual development over time
In The Encyclopedia of Christian Education, contributors explore the many facets of Christian education in terms of its impact on curriculum, literacy, teacher training, outcomes, and professional standards. This encyclopedia chronicles the unique history of Christian education across the globe, illustrating how Christian educators pioneered such educational institutions and reforms as universal literacy, home schooling, Sunday schools, women's education, graded schools, compulsory education of the deaf and blind, and kindergarten.
The fourth edition of the Handbook of Student Affairs Administration has been fully updated to reflect the most current and effective practices in student affairs administration. New chapters address persistence, retention, and completion; teaching and learning; working with athletics and recreation; leadership; purpose and civic engagement; spirituality; and fundraising.
"The Dictionary of Christian Spirituality reflects an overarching interpretive framework for evangelical spiritual formation: a holistic and grace-filled spirituality that encompasses relational (connecting), transformational (becoming), and vocational (doing) dynamics."
This volume stands as the definitive reference work on all aspects of Christian spirituality. Including more than 400 completely new entries, the Dictionary incorporates the collective expertise of today's foremost scholars in the field of Christian spirituality.