Gelezen: een wereld in evolutie, een godsbeeld in evolutie

“When people begin to think about God in relation to this world, the stunning natural world opened up to our wonder but being destroyed by our wasting leads to a whole new approach. In former times, the basic conception of Continue Reading …

Gelezen: kennis = interpretatie?

Gelezen: Schepping is (veel) meer dan de mens

“Seeing the living God as Creator not just of human beings but of the whole world in which we humans are embedded, ecological theology finds warrant to cross the species line and extend this divine solidarity to all creatures. It Continue Reading …

Gelezen: we vertellen de wereld.

“For most of our history, we have been occupied with the cracking of codes—from deciphering patterns in the weather, the water, the land, and the stars, to parsing the nuanced behaviors of friend and foe, predator and prey. Furthermore, we Continue Reading …

Gelezen: ken je geschiedenis…

Wat is goed burgerschap?

Dit artikel van Joel Westheimer vat mooi samen wat hij in zijn boek “What Kind of Citizen” uitgebreid uitlegt. Het artikel is free access, dus je kan het zelf nalezen. Hier is alvast het abstract: The author discusses what it Continue Reading …

Gelezen: John Dewey over ervaringen als traditie

“In a word, we live from birth to death in a world of persons and things which in large measure is what it is because of what has been done and transmitted from previous human activities. When this fact is Continue Reading …

Gelezen: John Dewey over wetenschap in onderwijs

“It is a sound educational principle that students should be introduced to scientific subject-matter and be initiated into its facts and laws through acquaintance with everyday social applications. (…) For if it is true that existing experience in detail and Continue Reading …

Gelezen: Mensen zijn als vissen in een zee van cultuur