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Statistics for the humanities

Statistics for the Humanities is now available as an open access e-book (PDF format only at present). The book is aimed primarily at undergraduate humanities students, especially those who have not studied mathematics since the age of 16.

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Muslims in Britain images

This collection of images can be used to support teaching or research about Muslims in Britain.

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Where next? Unlocking the potential of your theology or religious studies degree - an employability guide

A subject specific guide designed for theology and religious studies students to help them identify and articulate how the skills that their degree is developing in them prepare them for the world of work.

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Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

The journal of the Subject Centre for Philosophical and Religious Studies (200 - 2011). Discourse contains subject-specific articles, discussion, and high quality pedagogical research papers.

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Discourse 10.1

Issue 10.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 9.2

Issue 9.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 9.1

Issue 9.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 8.2

Issue 1.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 8.1

Issue 8.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 7.2

Issue 7.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 7.1

Issue 7.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 6.2

Issue 6.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 6.1

Issue 6.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 5.2

Issue 5.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 5.1

Issue 5.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 4.2

Issue 4.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 4.1

Issue 4.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 3.2

Issue 3.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 3.1

Issue 3.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 2.2

Issue 2.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 2.1

Issue 2.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 1.2

Issue 1.2 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Discourse 1.1

Issue 1.1 of the journal Discourse: Learning and Teaching in Philosophical and Religious Studies

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Feedback resources for Religious Studies

A collection of resources to support RS tutors in providing feedback to students and activities for students to work on tutor feedback.

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PRS Courting Controversy

Resources from the PRS conference, July 2010, on the theme of 'Courting Controversy.' Theoretical papers and practical classroom sessions.

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Courting Controversy

PowerPoint for PRS conference on issues around field visits, and the way iPods and Faith Guiding initiatives can address pitfalls.

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Postmodernism: A Very Brief Introduction Pt. 2

A short discussion starter on the implications of postmodernity especially for Christianity.

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Postmodernism: A Very Brief Introduction Pt. 1

A short introduction to postmodernism, with an eye on its implications for Christianity.

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Islam

Collection of PowerPoints and images to support teaching of aspects of Islam.

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Western Studies of the Prophet Muhammad

PowerPoint to support session on Western studies of the Prophet Muhammad, introduces a range of critical studies.

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Mosques in Wolverhampton: features

PowerPoint to support teaching about mosques in the local community.

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Wolverhampton Central Mosque: features

PowerPoint to identify key features of a large purpose built mosque.

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The Mosque: funerary practices

images in a PowerPoint to show features of a mosque concerned with funerary practices. Used with undergraduate Religious Studies students.

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Geographies of Religion

PowerPoint to support presentation on use of iPods in field visits.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara collection

collection of materials about Dr Ambedkar Buddha Vihara in Wolverhampton.

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Sikhism

Range of resources for Sikhism, original use for Religious Studies. They could be used to explore aspects of Sikh philosophy, or to understand a local religious community.

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Judaism: Book Review example and feedback

This provides an example of an assessed task for students. They are able to see the feedback proforma to be used, with a marked example. Whilst this form is specific to this task, it could be adapted for other uses, to prepare students for the feedback they will receive on their work.

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HumBox Launch RS

PowerPoint to share and showcase aspects for Religious Studies.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara

Collection of materials on the Dr Ambedkar Buddha Vihara in Wolverhampton. Mostly images, but also a MP4 audio tour, and a PowerPoint.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara 1. Ambedkar Motto

This picture presents the engraving of Ambedkar's motto: educate, agitate and organise.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara 1. Ambedkar in Shrine Room

Picture of Dr Ambedkar found within the Shrine Room.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara 1. Ambedkar statue

Picture showing the statue of Dr Ambedkar.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara 1. Ambedkar exterior

Picture of the outside of the Buddha Vihara in Wolverhampton dedicated to Dr Ambedkar.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara 1. Ambedkar bust

This is a picture of the bust of Dr Ambedkar, in the vihara in Wolverhampton founded by his followers.

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Manchester Jewish Museum

This image shows the outside of the Manchester Jewish Museum. The building was originally built as a Sephardi Synagogue, so is more ornate than the usual Ashkenazi style of synagogue that most synagogues in the UK follow.

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Variations of the Adi Granth

This handout summarizes the many variations found of the Sikh Holy Scripture - the Guru Granth Sahibji

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The Valmikis

This presentation explores the origins, beliefs and practices of the Valmiki community. The Valmikis are a caste within the Dalit community.

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The second to ninth Sikh Gurus

The development of the Sikh Panth through the institutions made by the second to the ninth Sikh Gurus is explored in this presentation.

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The Guru Granth Sahibji

This presentation explores the compilation and content of the Guru Granth Sahib - the eternal Guru of the Sikhs.

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The caste system and the Sikhs

Thsi handout for students summarizes the main points about the Sikhs' attitudes towards the caste system.

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The Ravidasis

A handout for students summarizing the main beliefs and practices of the Ravidasi community.

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The Namdharis

A brief summary of the Namdharis, a handout for students.

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God and the human condition - Sikhism

This handout summarizes the teachings of the Guru Granth Sahib about God and the soul's entrapment in samsara (reincarnation).

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God and the Human Condition in Sikh teachings

This is a detailed look at what Sikh teachings from the Guru Granth Sahibji teach about God and the Human condition.

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Sikh practices handout for students

This handout for students summarizes the main practices found amongst the Sikhs.

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Sikh Practices

This presentation, delivered to second year undergraduate students, takes a look at soem of the dominant practices amongst Sikhs.

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Sikh Identity handout for students

This handout accompanies a presentation looking at issues relating to Sikh identity.

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Possible influences on the thought of Guru Nanak

There are a number of theories as to whether the religious thought of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak, may have been influenced by other traditions of the time. This presenttation explores soem of thses possible influences.

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Issues of Identity in the Sikh Panth

The issue of Sikh identity is one that has given rise to much debate over the years. This presentation examines some aspects and issues relating to Sikh Identity.

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Guru Nanak's teachings

This handout for students highlights the teachings of the first Sikh Guru, Guru Nanak. It also explores possible influences on the thought of Guru Nanak.

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Guru Gobind Singh and the Formation of the Khalsa

This presentation examines the reasons and order of eents behind the creation of the Khalsa in 1699 CE.

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The Development of the Panth

This handout highlights the main developments and Institutions in Sikhism from the second to ninth Sikh Gurus

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A brief Introduction to Sikhism for students (handout)

This handout accompanies the presentation outlining a Quick Introduction to Sikhism

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A Quick Introduction to Sikhism

This is a brief outline of the basics of the Sikh faith

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Synagogue sanctuary

Picture of the sanctuary in a progressive synagogue. (Birmingham Progressive Synagogue built in 1930s, now demolished.)

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Synagogue sanctuary

Picture of the sanctuary at Birmingham Progressive Synagogue (now demolished). Note the position of the bimah in a Progressive synagogue, as part of the platform in front of the ark.

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Calligraphy inside mosque dome

Calligraphy in Arabic and English inside dome.

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Mosque inside Dome

Image of the inside of the dome at Wolverhampton Central Mosque, showing calligraphy.

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Videos of places of worship

Collection of videos for places of worship

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Images of places of worship

Collection of images of places of worship

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Image Synagogue intercom

Image of security arrangement at synagogue, intercom to gain entrance.

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Birmingham Progressive Synagogue outside

Image of the outside of the new progressive synagogue.

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Fryer Street Synagogue

This short video explores the history and key features of a purpose built synagogue in Wolverhampton.

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Christianity in Wolverhampton

This collection brings together a range of files, PowerPoints, images and videos on Christian places of worship in Wolverhampton.

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The font: video explanation

The PowerPoint contains details about the font in The Collegiate Church of St. Peter, Wolverhampton. The video extract presents the history of the font and explains the symbolism of sections.

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Muslims in Wolverhampton collection

This collection holds a range of resources about Islam and Muslims in Wolverhampton.

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AMEZ St George's Street Wolverhampton

This PowerPoint provides a range of images from the AMEZ (African Methodist Episcopal Zion) Church in Wolverhampton. This is a Black-Led church founded in the UK in the late 1960s.

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Wolverhampton Central Mosque

This PowerPoint provides a range of images from a field visit to the Central Mosque. This is used within Religious Studies to explore aspects of Islam in the local community.

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Mosques in Wolverhampton

This PowerPoint provides information about mosques in Wolverhampton, with maps showing their location and pictures of mosques. This could be used to introduce aspects of Islam and mosques within Religous or cultural studies.

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Holocaust Memorial Day Trust

Link to the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust website, with the 2010 theme 'The legacy of hope' to mark the 65th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau on 27th January 1945.

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Judaism

This collection brings together a range of materials relating to Jews and Judaism. They are specifically relevant to studies within Religious Studies, but may also be of use for History and Literary studies that relate to Jews and/ or Judaism.

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Introductory Jewish quiz

This short quiz encourages students to think about their knowledge of Jews and Judaism at the start of their module on Judaism. It could be used within Religious Studies modules on world religions, or in other subjects when they touch on Jewish topics.

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Book Review CARS check

This exercise is used with first year Religious Studies students on the Judaism module. They are required to complete a book review, the first part of which is to undertake a CARS check on the author. The exercise includes two examples of CARS author checks to help develop their understanding of the task.

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The Namdharis

This presentation looks at a sect within Sikhism. The Namdharis are regarded as heretics by many Sikhs due to their tradition of continuing the line of human Gurus. In effect, they do not give Guru status to the Adi Granth. The presentation looks at their theories regarding the 'drama' enacted by Guru Gobind Singh in 1708 and examines their justification for declaring that the words "Guru Maniyo Granth" were not uttered.

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Predestination or karma in Sikh philosophy

This presentation is delivered to students who take the Sikhism Module. It looks at the apparent paradox in the teachings of Guru Nanak, especially, with regard to whether it is one's deeds or the Will of God that is a prerequisite to Mukti (the release from the cycle of reincarnation - samsara).

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ebook on John Calvin (published 1983)

A complete pdf copy of G.R. Potter and M. Greengrass, John Calvin (London, 1983).

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Caste and Sikhism

This is material used within a second year module on Sikhism. it provides information on how caste is operative within Sikhism and has created distinct groups such as the Ravidasis and Valmikis. This material could also be used by historians and sociologists.

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Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara

poster providing an overview of the features of Wolverhampton Buddha Vihara

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iPod Poster

Poster which summarises results from the use of iPods for field visits in Religious Studies project.

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Tour of the collegiate Church of St. Peter Wolverhampton

This tour enables students to explore the church in their own time and pace, providing a structure and details about the items in the church. The tour can be loaded on to MP4 players.

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Religions in Wolverhampton Treasure Hunt

This 'treasure hunt' asks students to find out information from the urls provided.

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Font: St Peter's Collegiate Church

short video explaining the font and the symbolism.

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Dr Ambedkar

Audio file (MP4)

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Jews in Britain overview

This Word file provides key dates for events related to the Jewish community in Britain. This could be used to provide students with an overview of key events and as a resource for exploring current diversity.

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