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Comparative religion at the University of Manchester, 1904-1979

Eric J. Sharpe

Comparative religion at the University of Manchester, 1904-1979

by Eric J. Sharpe

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Published by John Rylands University Library of Manchester in Manchester .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • University of Manchester.,
  • Religions -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- England -- Manchester.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eric J. Sharpe.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp.144-170 ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18950077M

    Eric John Sharpe was the founding Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Sydney, Australia. He was a major scholar in the phenomenology of religion, the history of modern Christian mission, and inter-religious dialogue. Student Prizes in Jewish and Hebrew Studies. THE PHILIP ALEXANDER PRIZE FOR UNDERGRADUATE JEWISH STUDIES. This £ prize is awarded annually to the student with 'the highest grade in a Jewish Studies-related module or dissertation' at the University of Manchester.

    In , every religions and theology department in each university in the country was assessed for the quality of its teaching of the subject. Religions and Theology at Manchester achieved the maximum mark (24). Only three achieved that top mark, and only Manchester achieved top grades for both research and teaching. Comparative religion. The Bible is the basis for the teachings of Christianity, and the Quran is the main source of Islamic Religion and Law, this book compares Islam and Christianity according to a comparative study of the Bible and the.

    Eric J. Sharpe, "Comparative Religion in the University of Manchester, ," Bulletin of the John Rylands Library of Manchester (Autumn ): J.D. Turner, "The Meaning of Adult Education," Bulletin of the John Rylands Library of Manchester (Autumn ): Alex. Jesse W. Shipley, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), Anthropologists, folklorists, and comparative religion scholars have identified trickster as a figuration for organizing a set of characters and stories from disparate times and places. The category coalesces in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century through interest in Native.


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Comparative Religion. In that field Manchester long occupied a position unique among British universities, not only in making a provision for the subject to be taught, but, more seriously, in making it an essential element in the training of aspiring Christian ministers.

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Our BA Comparative Religion and Social Anthropology course explores how religion is inextricably bound up with ways of being human. Religion is here to stay, and there is a critical need to understand how and why it forms a central part of human cultures.

He was appointed Hulme Professor of Greek at Owens College inat the age of twenty-three, and in he was additionally appointed Professor of Sanskrit and Comparative Religion; he held both chairs at Owens (later the University of Manchester) until his death in Manchester.

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Professor Alan Williams. Professor of Iranian Studies and Comparative Religion Research interests: Persianate/Iranian cultural and historical studies, the creation and intensification of meaning in texts and other ritualised contexts, exegesis using historical, literary/linguistic and anthropological theory, Zoroastrian religion of ancient and medieval Iran, the Qesse-ye Sanjān, the mystical.

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