Publications

Here is a short list of books and papers which will be of interest to Christian academics. 

C-A-N- does not have any librarians to compile the list – so if you have any suggestions / recommendations to add to the list please let us know by sending details to secretary@c-a-n.org.uk

A Catholic University in the UK?

Thank you, Richard, for a most informative review, and Gavin O’Costa for what must be an insightful book. It’s hard to tell which of you (or neither) but there are at least two intriguing segues being played – I believe of fundamental practical and theoretical importance. One is between the activities of Christians in a…

A little gem

The original author is unknown, but Dr Gwynne Davies wants to share this little gem with us all. Is it relevant to your life? Whether or not that is true, why not share it with your students? and let us know what they think?  The  Mayonnaise Jar and Coffee When things in your life seem…

Christianity and the University Experience

A recent book has been published by Bloomsbury, Christianity and the University Experience, where also a recent review of the book was published in the Times Higher Education. The book contains evidence of both the impact of University on Christian students as well as the impact of faith on their University experience. Clearly faith cannot…

Christians In Higher Education Today

In his second C-A-N 2002 conference talk Peter Lewis considered the role of the Christian Academic in a post-modern educational environment. Christians In Higher Education Today(Peter Lewis) One of the most profound and agitated questions of our time is ‘Is there a purpose to life, to my life or to anyone’s life? Is life going…

Comments on: A Jewel in the Crown of North America: Christian Higher Education (Bartholomew, Winter 2019)

Comments on: A Jewel in the Crown of North America: Christian Higher Education (Bartholomew, Winter 2019) Craig Bartholomew’s piece is full of good points but is missing crucial principles and practicalities. Appropriately to the new leader of KLICE, much of the article is really about public ethics generallyin this country, not specifically universities.    There…