Human Development and Ministry

Level and Area
Christian Education

This course was taught at Wheaton College..

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About the Instructor
Don Ratcliff (Ph.D. in educational psychology) holds the Price-LeBar Chair of Christian Education at Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois. He has taught in higher education for nearly thirty years, primarily in the areas of psychology, sociology, and research methods. He began serious study of children's spirituality and children's religion more than thirty years ago. The author, coauthor, or editor of seven books, he has also written chapters in several additional books and many journal articles. His web page is located at and he also maintains the Children's Spirituality Conference: Christian Perspectives web page located at

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