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Engagement in Religious Education: Focusing on Spiritual and Religious Capabilities

  • Christine RobinsonEmail author
  • Chris Hackett
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Abstract

Religious education in Catholic schools in Western Australia is considered to be the ‘first’ learning area (Catholic Education Commission of Western Australia [CECWA], Mandate of the Catholic education commission of Western Australia 2009–2015, 2009a). This learning area is a classroom-based activity with a significant emphasis on student understanding of content.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Notre DameFremantleAustralia

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