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Religious Studies in Ontario: A State-of-the-Art Review

  title={Religious Studies in Ontario: A State-of-the-Art Review},
  author={Harold E. Remus},
  • Harold E. Remus
  • Published 1992
  • Political Science
  • Most Ontario universities were established by Christian denominations; a Christian ethos was assumed and pervasive, and students were required to take courses designed to teach and inculcate religion. This insightful and comprehensive study demonstrates how, as Ontario society became secularized and pluralistic, so too did universities. Today, religion is again studies in university classrooms but as "religious studies," a relatively new field that reflects the religiously pluralistic nature of… CONTINUE READING
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