Children and Christian Faith
Level and Area
This course was taught at Vanderbilt University Divinity School.
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About the Instructor
Dr. Bonnie Miller-McLemore is E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of Pastoral Theology and Counseling at Vanderbilt University Divinity School. She teaches in the area of pastoral theology and
religion and personality. Her publications address major cultural
issues as they influence persons, society, and the practice of religion
and her books include Death, Sin and the Moral Life: Contemporary Cultural Interpretations of Death (Scholars, 1988); Also A Mother: Work and Family as Theological Dilemma (Abingdon, 1994); From Culture Wars to Common Ground: Religion and the American Family Debate (Westminster John Knox, 1997, 2000); Feminist and Womanist Pastoral Theology (Abingdon, 1999); Let the Children Come: Reimagining Childhood from a Christian Perspective (Jossey-Bass, 2003); Mutuality Matters: Faith, Family, and Just Love (Sheed & Ward, 2003); In the Midst of Chaos: Care of Children as Spiritual Practice (Jossey-Bass, 2006); and Children in American Religions (Rutgers, forthcoming 2007).