Developments in Christian Thought for OCR
The Complete Resource for Component 03 of the New AS and A Level Specification
<i>Developments in Christian Thought for OCR</i> is an ideal guide for students taking the Developments in Religious Thought component of the OCR Religious Studies AS and A Level course. Drawing on insights gained from many years of teaching experience, Ann Greggs’ and Dennis Brown’s landmark book follows the OCR specification closely and includes:
·clear and comprehensive discussion of each topic in the specification
·discussion of both historical and cutting-edge theological approaches
·use of excerpts from primary sources to engage students in theological debate
·profiles of important philosophers, theologians and non-religious thinkers
·discussion questions, activity boxes, thought points and suggestions for further reading
·practical ideas on study skills, essay-writing and assessment objectives
<i>Developments in Christian Thought for OCR</i> provides a clear, accessible and comprehensive introduction to each of the topics on the course, including Augustine on human nature, death and the afterlife, knowledge of God’s existence, the person of Jesus Christ, Christian moral principles, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, religious pluralism and theology, religious pluralism and society, gender and society, gender and theology, the challenge of secularism, liberation theology and Marx.
Written by two experienced teachers and textbook authors, <i>Developments in Christian Thought for OCR</i> will assist students of every ability to achieve their best.
This book, which covers component 03 of the OCR H173 and H573 specifications, should be teamed with <i>Religion and Ethics for OCR</i> by Mark Coffey and Dennis Brown, which covers component 02, and <i>Philosophy of Religion for OCR</i> by Dennis Brown and Ann Greggs, which covers component 01.