John Hull’s most popular book is Abnormal Psychology. New Dir in Religious E/CL by. John Hull. Studies in Religious & Educ/Papr by.
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John Martin Hull (22 April 1935 – 28 July 2015) was Emeritus Professor of Religious Education at the University of Birmingham. He was the author of a number of books and many articles in the fields of religious education, practical theology and disability. The latter interest arose from his experiences, and personal and theological reflections, on becoming blind in mid-career.
Religious studies and theology. Theologian who wrote an important book on the experience of going blind. Following a two-year post at Westhill College of Education in Birmingham, Hull was appointed lecturer in religious education at the University of Birmingham, following Edwin Cox, who moved to the Institute of Education at the University of London.
Explores the impact of women's studies on methodology in religious studies. Pages: 253. ISBN 10: 0791453472. ISBN 13: 9780585490151. To illustrate: women’s studies have led to an increased appreciation of oral history as a source of attaining fuller knowledge about a religious tradition, as most of the religious texts were typically redacted by males. Similarly, the prevalence of the worship of the Mother Goddess has raised the issue whether such worship, in historical terms, is positively associated with an improved position of women in the society in which it is prevalent, or whether it serves to merely reinforce the androcentrism of that society by fulfilling a masculine psychological need
Tributes to John Hull are being placed on About John M Hull: 'Tributes'. On 6th June 2016 at All Saints Church, Kings Heath, around 150 people heard the inaugural Queen's Foundation Lecture 'Towards a Prophetic Church of England’ by Revd Dr Sam Wells, vicar of St s.
In this respect, Religious Studies is an ideal interdisciplinary major in the liberal arts. Graduates of the department's doctoral program generally pursue academic careers and are routinely placed in the best universities and colleges in the country and overseas. Undergraduate Programs in Religious Studies. The department offers a Bachelor of Arts major, minor, and honors program in Religious Studies, and a combined major with the Philosophy Department in Philosophy and Religious Studies.
The answers different religious traditions give to these important questions are many and varied and often contradictory. But the questions themselves are ones with which humans throughout time have grappled, and probably will continue to grapple with into the indefinite future. Thus, one of the first reasons to study religion is simply to deepen our understanding of others and ourselves, even as we pursue other realms of knowledge.
Religious Studies is an international journal devoted to the problems of the philosophy of religion as they arise out of classical and contemporary discussions and from varied religious traditions. Religious studies blog. View all. The Place of the Holy Man. 20 March 2019, admin. Reconsidering Revelation: Historical Explorations and Contemporary.