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The Teaching Religious Studies Series locates itself at the intersection of pedagogical concerns and the substantive content of religious studies. Each volume provides scholarly and pedagogic discussion about a key topic (e.g., a text, theme, or thinker) of significance for teaching and scholarship in religious studies. Volumes typically comprise essays setting the topic within its historical context and locating the work within the traditions of religious studies, and an array of brief essays that discuss pedagogical and theoretical problems relevant to teaching the topic in a range of contexts. Volumes may also include primary sources and guides to reference tools. Taken together, the pieces collected in each volume place the topic firmly within the religious studies context and raise challenging questions about its role in teaching and in the field more generally. The series is designed to be useful and of interest to several groups, including new teachers, those who are teaching a subject for the first time or in a new context, teacherscholars, and students interested in the specific topic. The Teaching Religious Studies Series seeks creative ideas that represent the best of our work as teachers and scholars.
Books Published in the Teaching Religious Studies Series (sorted by date published)
A review by Gene V. Gallagher of seven of the books in this series can be found in Teaching Theology and Religion, Vol. 12, No. 1 (January 2009), pp. 24–36, "The AAR Teaching Series."
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Title and Author(s) 
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Teaching Interreligious Encounters
Pugliese, Marc A., and Alexander Y. Hwang, eds. 
Hardback
368 pages
Published: September 2017
ISBN: 9780190677565
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Teaching Buddhism: New Insights on Understanding and Presenting the Traditions
Lewis, Todd, and Gary DeAngelis, eds. 
Hardback
432 pages
Published: October 2016
ISBN: 9780199373093
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Teaching Civic Engagement
Clingerman, Forrest, and Reid B. Locklin, eds. 
Hardback and Paperback
336 pages
Published: January 2016
ISBN: 9780190250508
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Teaching the I Ching (Book of Changes)
Redmond, Geoffrey, and Tzeki Hon 
Hardback
320 pages
Published: October 2014
ISBN: 9780199766819
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Teaching Religion and Violence
Pennington, Brian, ed. 
Hardback
351 pages
Published: April 2012
ISBN: 9780195372427
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Teaching Undergraduate Research in Religious Studies
Peters, Rebecca Todd, and Bernadette McNaryZak, eds. 
Hardback
193 pages
Published: December 2011
ISBN: 9780199732869
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Teaching Jung
Bulkeley, Kelly, and Clodagh Weldon, eds. 
Hardback
284 pages
Published: December 2011
ISBN: 9780199735426
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Teaching Mysticism
Parsons, William, ed. 
Hardback
308 pages
Published: December 2011
ISBN: 9780199751198
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Teaching Religion and Film
Watkins, Gregory J. 
309 pages
Published: December 2008
ISBN: 9780195335989
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Teaching Death and Dying
Moreman, Christopher M. 
283 pages
Published: September 2008
ISBN: 9780195335224
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Teaching the Daode Jing
DeAngelis, Gary D., and Warren G. Frisina, eds. 
Hardback
206 pages
Published: January 2008
ISBN: 9780195332704
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Teaching Confucianism
Richey, Jeffrey L., ed. 
Hardback
240 pages
Published: October 2007
ISBN: 9780195311600
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Teaching New Religious Movements
Bromley, David G. 
Hardback
352 pages
Published: April 2007
ISBN: 9780195177299
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Teaching Religion and Healing
Barnes, Linda, and Ines Talamantez 
Hardback and Paperback
416 pages
Published: October 2006
ISBN: 0195176448
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Teaching African American Religions
Jones, Carolyn M., and Theodore Louis Trost, eds. 
Hardback and Paperback
288 pages
Published: April 2005
ISBN: 019516797X
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Teaching Durkheim
Godlove, Terry F., ed. 
Hardback and Paperback
256 pages
Published: December 2004
ISBN: 0195165276
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Teaching Ritual
Bell, Catherine 
Hardback
272 pages
Published: January 2004
ISBN: 9780195176469
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Teaching Freud
JontePace, Diane, ed. 
Hardback and Paperback
288 pages
Published: March 2003
ISBN: 0195157680
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Teaching Islam
Wheeler, Brannon M., ed. 
Hardback and Paperback
248 pages
Published: December 2002
ISBN: 0195152247
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Teaching LéviStrauss
Penner, Hans, ed. 
Paperback
334 pages
Published: January 1998
ISBN: 0788504908
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