Item description for Religion, Culture, Curriculum, and Diversity in 21st Century America by Mary Alice Trent, Trevor Grizzle & Margaret Sehorn...
Overview Comprised of fifteen essays, Religion, Culture, Curriculum, and Diversity in 21st Century America, provides a cutting-edge examination of diversity issues against the backdrop of curriculum development and outcomes in Christian higher education. The primary focus on diversity of race, ethnicity, and disabilities is explored in comparison with institutional changes in these areas that harmonize the efforts of administration, faculty, and students. Hiring practices are analyzed, as well as recruitment and retention of minority faculty and students. This works' secondary focus is on similarities and differences between Christianity and Islam regarding international customs and norms of immigrants, primarily from Africa, Asia, and India on America's Christian academia. The work is reader-friendly and recommended for students and scholars as well as for laypersons desirous of keeping pace with current diversity trends in American culture and religion.
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Studio: University Press of America
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9" Width: 6.06" Height: 0.61" Weight: 0.72 lbs.
Release Date Oct 28, 2006
Publisher University Press of America
ISBN 076183558X ISBN13 9780761835585
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More About Mary Alice Trent, Trevor Grizzle & Margaret Sehorn
Mary Alice Trent, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of English Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK. Her academic focus is in Rhetoric & Composition Studies, Linguistics, African American Literature, and Diversity Affairs.
Mary Alice Trent has an academic affiliation as follows - Oral Roberts University.