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Scholarship Defined and Embodied

Douglas Jacobsen and Rhonda Hustedt Jacobsen

in Scholarship and Christian Faith

Published in print April 2004 | ISBN: 9780195170382
Published online July 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780199835669 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0195170385.003.0008
Scholarship Defined and Embodied

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This chapter proposes a threefold definition of scholarship that includes analytic, strategic, and empathic modes of reflection. It also underscores the place of ethics, academic etiquette, personal motivation, and vocation in the life of any scholar. These multiple dimensions of scholarship need to be understood before one attempts to map the even more complex terrain of Christian scholarship.

Keywords: analytic; empathic; ethics; etiquette; motivation; scholarship; strategic; vocation

Chapter.  7660 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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