Education and the Soul: Toward a Spiritual Curriculum

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SUNY Press, 2000 - Education - 168 pages
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Education and the Soul is the first book to comprehensively address how the soul can be nourished in educational settings. The book explores the nature of the soul and offers teaching/learning approaches that can be used to nurture the development of students’ souls. It also examines how institutions such as schools have souls and what can be done to care for a school’s spiritual life.
 

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Contents

Conceptions of the Soul
13
Love and Work
31
Curriculum for the Inner Life
49
Arts Education and the Soul
75
Earth and the Soul
93
The Soulful School
109
Change and the Soul
139
References
153
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John P. Miller is Professor in the Department of Curriculum, Teaching and Learning at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto, and Coordinator of the Holistic and Aesthetic Education Focus at OISE/UT. He has written many books including most recently The Contemplative Practitioner: Meditation in Education and the Professions.

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