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date: 02 December 2020

Spirituality and Education in the United Stateslocked

  • Roland W. Mitchell, Roland W. MitchellLouisiana State University
  • Nicholas E. MitchellNicholas E. MitchellLoyola University New Orleans
  •  and Chaunda A. MitchellChaunda A. MitchellIndependent Scholar

Summary

Spirituality and education have historically been tightly intertwined concepts. Spirituality is the timeless pursuit by humanity for certainty, understanding, and an abiding connection to each other and the cosmos. Education represents humanity’s efforts at grouping practices, insights, and often contested knowledges in such a manner that they are passed across generations, groups, and communities. The combination of the two reflects humanity’s pursuit at making sense out of the environment.

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