Approaches to Consciousness: The Marriage of Science and

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This course examines the emergence of distinct forms of Jewish culture in the modern age that challenge or depart from traditional Jewish sources and authority. These are courses that allow you to chew on life’s great questions–to spend time reflecting on what you really think so you can grow as a human being. An introduction to the study of religion as cultural, social and intellectual phenomena. Establishing Personal Identity in Reincarnation: Minds and Bodies Reconsidered.

FENG SHUI: for Beginners! From Dummies to Expert Beginners

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Rising nationalism tied to religion threatens political stability in the Soviet Union, while Christian fundamentalists have been a major force in American politics. Scholars from a wide variety of disciplines in the human, social, natural and health sciences are working on important break throughs that have significant impact on the academic, comparative study of religion. Current Employment (as of 10/1/2015): Lecturer in the Religious Studies Program, Department of Philosophy, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo Areas of Study at UCSB: Nature Religion in the United States, Women and Religion, Theories of Sacred Space and Ritual.

Modern Biology

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All application materials are due by October 25, 2013. These groups include professional social studies organizations, professional administrative organizations, university-based centers, and private groups that encourage an objective, non-sectarian approach. This approach reflects the editors' assumption that theology, as intellectual reflection upon one's religious tradition, should begin by expressing the fundamental commitments and worldview of a specific religious understanding, and that dialogue with science can best be pursued when such a religious understanding is given self-critical expression.

Hill Evidencism Religion Fundamentals

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The successful candidate will be expected to develop and seek external funding for an active research program involving graduate students. Main themes and traditions in ethical thought. Annual estimates are based on total institutional costs (published tuition, required fees, and books) assuming 30 undergraduate or 18 graduate-level semester credit hours. Cosmological considerations in religion and science. Wish fulfillment, or perhaps more accurately, “rationalization,” is a general process postulated especially by the theories based on dependence.

Designer Universe: Intelligent Design and the Existence of

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Cancellaro of the Department of Psychiatry at the Veterans Administration in Johnson City, Tennessee, writes that, "Like their fathers, addicts are less religiously involved than their normal peers, and during adolescence, less frequently make decisions either to become more interested in religion or to commit themselves to a re ligious philosophy to live by." [106] In reviewing the religious treatment of addicts, research psychiatrists at the Duke University Department of Psychiatry concluded in 1992: "[The] role of religious commitment and religiously oriented treatment programs can be significant factors which ought to be considered and included when planning a mix of appropriate treatment alternatives....

Antigravity: How to Minimize Gravitational Forces Affecting

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We may not always agree, but normally I can understand what you are saying. For example, if we don’t take the Bible literally then it is plausible that the creation stories did not happen in six consecutive days but rather was six days over a larger period of time (the Gap Theory). Of particular interest to health-related professions. Some students study religion as a path to figuring out their own place in the world; others are eager to understand the complex role of religion in a world in which religious conflict seems to dominate the headlines.

Transformations Without Beginning or End (Finding God)

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Evidence is drawn from both primary and secondary sources. The successful applicant will join a vibrant intellectual community of world-class scholars at Canada’s largest university. Human actions at the intersection of religion and science. Understand through the grapevine that the've hired someone (4/13) Tenure-track position in the Department of Religious Studies (Gender and Religion in Asia), starting Fall 2013. Address inquiries, letters of nomination, or applications including a CV and at least three letters of reference to: John S.

Higher Consciousness: The Evolutionary Thrust of Kundalini

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Our study is both comparative and critical, in that we seek to understand the actual impact of religion on society. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Some programs expect students to already be working in a church ministry so that the dissertation project is directly applicable to the student’s work setting. Students are required to check in with a faculty advisor regularly to make sure that they are both fulfilling the university's and the department's requirements and getting the most out of the unique opportunities which Fordham and New York City provide for young scholars.

Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation

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Further particulars and an application form (CHRIS/6 http://www.admin.cam.ac.uk/offices/hr/forms/chris6/ ) are available from the Administrative Officer in the Faculty of Divinity (tel: (01223) 763002; e-mail: faculty-office@divinity.cam.ac.uk ), to whom applications should be sent by 17 May 2013. They appeal to secular values and eschew much of the "God talk" that defined the social forms and doctrines characteristic of confessional religion in the early modern period. The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

Intelligently Designed: How Creationists Built the Campaign

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In contrast, other people find their religious perspectives are deepened and enriched by an evolutionary understanding of human origins. It does seem to me that critical thinking skills must contain ethics and civic responsibility. The tenure-track line belongs to the Islamic Studies Initiative. It is probably better to ask someone how much they earn, or about their health history, then to ask them to what religion they practice. An introduction to the larger committee/faculty. (12/18) Elon University ( http://www.elon.edu ) invites applications for a one-year position in the Department of Religious Studies for the 2013-2014 academic year.