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The Origins of the Common Core
Language: en
Pages: 287
Authors: D. Owens
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-22 - Publisher: Springer

Owens provides a historical analysis of the ideological movements and reform efforts leading to the Common Core State Standards, beginning with conservative criticism of public schools in the 1930s and culminating in a convergence of the political right and left in efforts to systemically reform education based on free market
The Origins of John’s Gospel
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Stanley E. Porter, Hughson T. Ong
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-01 - Publisher: BRILL

The Origins of John’s Gospel gathers various essays that collectively offer important contributions, some broad and others specific, to various research areas and topics in the study of the origins of John’s Gospel.
Building Students' Historical Literacies
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Jeffery D. Nokes
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-28 - Publisher: Routledge

How can teachers incorporate the richness of historical resources into classrooms in ways that are true to the discipline of history and are pedagogically sound? This book explores the notion of historical literacy, adopts a research-supported stance on literacy processes, and promotes the integration of content-area literacy instruction into history
The Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism: The origins of apocalypticism in Judaism and Christianity
Language: en
Pages: 500
Authors: John Joseph Collins, Bernard McGinn, Stephen J. Stein
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Burns & Oates

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In the Name of God
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: C.L. Crouch, Jonathan Stökl
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-29 - Publisher: BRILL

In In the Name of God biblical scholars and historians begin the exciting work of deconstructing British and Spanish imperial usage of the Bible as well as the use of the Bible to counteract imperialism.