Essays about: "inter-faith"

Found 3 essays containing the word inter-faith.

  1. 1. The Sultanate of Oman as a Venue for Inter-faith Dialogue and Intercultural Immersion : A Case-Study on Christian Semester Abroad Students living in a Muslim Context

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Matias Uusisilta; [2019]
    Keywords : interfaith dialogue; religious dialogue; dialogue; transformative learning; Islam; Christianity; Muslim-Christian dialogue; OMan;

    Abstract : This paper is a case-study on a group of American students, who spent a four- month period in Oman on a semester abroad program hosted by Al Amana Cen- tre. This paper examines the changes that have occurred in the students concep- tual thinking, their attitudes towards Muslims, Arabs and Islam and their personal theology, and identifies causes of those changes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Peace-building for promoting well-being of communities in Nepal : Exploring the role of Social Workers

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för socialt arbete och psykologi

    Author : Debbie Furlani Green; [2018]
    Keywords : Social work; inter-faith; peacebuilding; conflict resolution; community resilience; health promotion; Socialt arbete; inter-faith; fredsarbete; konfliktlösning; community resilience; hälsofrämjande;

    Abstract : Nepal’s history is full of civil turbulence and the socio-economic development has been slow, however the last decade the social changes have been rapid. Some of the social changes include the profession of social work and peace initiative through inter-faith. READ MORE

  3. 3. Overlapping Consensus in Malaysia

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Centrum för tillämpad etik

    Author : Mats Monsen; [2007]
    Keywords : John Rawls; Malaysia; Overlapping Consensus; Islam Hadhari; Political Liberalism; Inter-faith Commission; Article 11;

    Abstract : An empirical study of how Malaysian pluralism is understood through Islam Hadhari, Article 11 and the Inter-faith Commission against the backdrop of current Malaysian political and social history, coupled with a theoretical analysis through John Rawls' Political Liberalism, with particular emphasis on the idea of Overlapping Consensus.The thesis is an attempt at applying Rawls' theory on the practical case of Malaysia, as a plural society, while at the same time using the practical case of Malaysia to highlight parts of Rawls' own theory. READ MORE