Searching for the soul of English universities: An exploration and analysis of Christian higher education in England


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Although church-related universities in England gradually became more secular throughout the twentieth century, a group of nine teacher education colleges with church foundations have recently developed into full fledged universities. This article draws upon documentary and site-based research to evaluate the relevance of the Christian identity for these institutions in light of recent scholarship on the subject.
Keywords Christian  church foundation  universities
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DOI 10.1111/j.1467-8527.2008.00404.x
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