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Introduction:

Carolyn M. Jones and Theodore Louis Trost

in Teaching African American Religions

Published in print June 2005 | ISBN: 9780195167979
Published online September 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199784981 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/019516797X.003.0001

Series: AAR Teaching Religious Studies Series

Introduction:

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This introductory chapter discusses the subject of teaching African American religions. It argues that teaching in the 21st century classroom requires, a larger “toolkit”, which must involve interdisciplinary and perhaps multidisciplinary approaches. It must also emphasize material: the body, artifacts, and movement. An overview of the chapters included in this volume is presented.

Keywords: teaching; African American; religion; interdisciplinary approaches; multidisciplinary approaches

Chapter.  3210 words. 

Subjects: East Asian Religions

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