• The Passionate Intellect: Incarnational Humanism and the Future of University Education

    The Passionate Intellect: Incarnational Humanism and the Future of University Education (Paperback) By (author) Norman Klassen, By (author) Jens Zimmermann

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    DescriptionToo often Christian college students feel they must either downplay their faith or stick to a small circle of like-minded friends and organizations. Somewhere along the way assumptions have taken root that intellectual university life and Christian faith cannot be synthesized. Klassen and Zimmermann assert that much is at stake for the young university student. A worldview takes a lasting shape and faith is usually discovered, deepened, or discarded during a collegiate journey. This new work is designed to give students, parents, and other interested readers a guide to the intellectual culture of the modern university and its contribution to society, helping them to realize the power of the university's influence and discover how to connect Christian belief to cutting-edge thinking.


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    Title
    The Passionate Intellect
    Subtitle
    Incarnational Humanism and the Future of University Education
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Norman Klassen, By (author) Jens Zimmermann
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 249 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780801027345
    ISBN 10: 0801027349
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27230
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.1
    BIC E4L: REL
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    B&T General Subject: 690
    BIC subject category V2: HRCV2
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    Ingram Theme: THEO/ACADEM
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: REL012110
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRRSTSSC
    Ingram Subject Code: RG
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    BISAC V2.8: EDU015000
    Libri: I-RG
    BISAC V2.8: EDU003000
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: H37072000, A37202036
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL011000
    DC22: 378.012
    ECPA Christian Book Category: CHMCHUCED
    B&T Approval Code: A13070000
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: LC1011 .K58 2006
    Thema V1.0: QRM, QRVP3
    Publisher
    Baker Publishing Group
    Imprint name
    Baker Academic, Div of Baker Publishing Group
    Publication date
    01 September 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Ada, MI
    Author Information
    Norman Klassen (D.Phil., University of Oxford) is associate professor of English at St. Jerome's University in Waterloo, Ontario. He is the author of "Chaucer on Love, Knowledge, and Sight." Jens Zimmermann (Ph.D., University of British Columbia) is professor of English and modern languages and Canadian Research Chair in Interpretation, Religion, and Culture at Trinity Western University in Langley, British Columbia. He is the author of "Recovering Theological Hermeneutics: An Incarnational-Trinitarian Theory of Interpretation."