Reviews: Values

2 reviews found for "Values"
Book review : Existential and spiritual issues in death attitudes
This is a book review of Existential and spiritual issues in death attitudes, edited by Adrian Tomer et al., and published in 2008 by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, ISBN 0805852719. It was reviewed by Malcolm Barry of the Learning from Experience Trust on behalf of ESCalate. The book aims to link existentialism with attitudes and coping with death and bereavement. Is death the ultimate meaning or the ultimate meaninglessness? For such a weighty...
Book Review: Faith in Education - A Tribute to Terence McLaughlin
Book Review: Faith in Education - A Tribute to Terence McLaughlin. This book is a collection of lectures held in memory of McLaughlin, who died in 2006. Dr Helen Jelfs reviewed the book and found it a "helpful overview of scholarship in the area of faith based education" but a fairly demanding read, since it deals with the philosophy of education. The book looks in particular at Catholic schools. The pros and cons of faith schools are...