OCR Philosophy of Religion for AS and A2

Author: Jill Oliphant,Matthew Taylor

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317607384

Category: Philosophy

Page: 510

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Structured directly around the specification of the OCR, this is the definitive textbook for students of Advanced Subsidiary or Advanced Level courses. The updated third edition covers all the necessary topics for Philosophy of Religion in an enjoyable student-friendly fashion. Each chapter includes: a list of key issues OCR specification checklist explanations of key terminology overviews of key scholars and theories self-test review and exam practice questions. To maximise students’ chances of success, the book contains a section dedicated to answering examination questions. It comes complete with diagrams and tables, lively illustrations, a comprehensive glossary and full bibliography. Additional resources are available via the companion website at www.routledge.com/cw/mayled.

Understanding Philosophy of Religion: Edexcel Teacher's Support Book

Author: Libby Ahluwalia

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9781850082736

Category: Philosophy

Page: 128

View: 7830

A thorough and detailed approach to the material makes this subject accessible for all AS and A2 students, and will particularly help ensure higher achieving students attain their best grades. Each Textbook has an accompanying Teacher's Book containing much of the active learning and testing of knowledge and skills. They contain discussion ideas, worksheets, revision tests and games as well as sample exam questions and mark schemes. There is a Textbook and Teacher's Book for each major exam board.

Understanding Philosophy for AS Level

Author: Christopher Hamilton

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748765607

Category: Philosophy

Page: 436

View: 1682

This text offers a step-by-step approach through all the requirements of the AQA AS level specification. Using examples taken from history, literature and everyday life, the author links philosophical theories and debates with issues that are both relevant and familiar to students.

Understanding Philosophy of Religion: OCR Student Book

Author: Libby Ahluwalia

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9781850082767

Category: Philosophy

Page: 368

View: 4729

An endorsed Philosophy of Religion resource for the AS and A2 OCR Religious Studies qualification. Written by Libby Ahluwalia, using an approach that stretches the most able while also offering plenty of accessible support for those who need more help. The accompanying Teacher Support Book contains discussion ideas, worksheets, revision tests and games, as well as exam-style questions and mark schemes.

Oxford a Level Religious Studies for OCR: Year 2 Student Book

Christianity, Philosophy and Ethics

Author: Libby Ahluwalia,Robert Bowie

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198375333


Page: 392

View: 7738

Oxford A Level Religious Studies for OCR is a brand new course developed by renowned authors Libby Ahluwalia and Robert Bowie for the 2016 OCR specification. This textbook supports a deep engagement with philosophy, ethics and the study of Christianity using language and an approach accessible to all students.

Philosophy of Religion for AS Level

Author: Michael B. Wilkinson,Hugh N. Campbell

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 1847065406

Category: Religion

Page: 160

View: 7175

This comprehensive and easy to use textbook is endorsed by OCR for use with the Philosophy of Religion unit of the OCR AS Religious Studies specification. KEY FEATURES * Co-authored by experienced examiners * "Stretch and Challenge" material for advanced students * Timeline of philosophers * Appendix on revision notes * Each chapter includes • essential new vocabulary with definitions • extracts from primary texts • examination tips • discussion topics and practice exam questions • suggestions for further reading Fundamental concepts covered include arguments for the existence of God, including the Ontological, Cosmological, Moral and Teleological Arguments, as well as challenges to faith from the Problem of Evil and other sources. Background material from Ancient Philosophy and the Judaeo-Christian tradition is explained, and there are specially developed sections on Boethius and the Divine Attributes and Modern Science, both new to the specification. A particular feature of this book is substantial "Stretch and Challenge" material throughout which allows students to develop further.

OCR Religious Studies A Level Year 1 and AS

Author: Hugh Campbell,Michael Wilkinson,Michael Wilcockson

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 147186670X

Category: Religion

Page: 368

View: 1584

Help students to build their subject knowledge and understanding with guidance and assessment preparation from a team of subject specialists; brought to you by the leading Religious Studies publisher and OCR's Publishing Partner. - Develops students' understanding of 'Philosophy of religion' and 'Religion and ethics' through accessible explanations of key theories and terms - Enables you to teach 'Developments in Christian thought' confidently with comprehensive coverage of the key theological arguments - Supports assessment preparation with sample questions and revision advice written by subject specialists - Encourages students to reflect on their learning and develop their own ideas - Helps to extend learning and enhance responses with suggested ideas and additional reading Content covered: - Philosophy of religion - Religion and ethics - Developments in Christian thought

AS and A Level Religious Studies: Philosophy & Ethics Through Diagrams

Oxford Revision Guides

Author: Greg Dewar

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780199180905

Category: Philosophy

Page: 208

View: 2571

This series builds on the fact that pictures are easier to memorize than words. Each topic is summarized on a single page using annotated diagrams and concise notes with a full index for easy reference. Expert authors have taken the content of the AS and A Level specifications and presented them in a refreshingly clear and concise format.

My Revision Notes OCR A Level Religious Studies: Religion and Ethics

Author: Julian Waterfield,Chris Eyre

Publisher: Hodder Education

ISBN: 1510417818

Category: Religion

Page: 96

View: 3824

Target success in OCR A Level Religious Studies with this proven formula for effective, structured revision; key content coverage is combined with exam-style tasks and practical tips to create a revision guide you can rely on to review, strengthen and test their knowledge. With My Revision Notes you can: - Plan and manage a successful revision programme using the topic-by-topic planner - Consolidate subject knowledge by working through clear and focused content coverage - Test understanding and identify areas for improvement with regular 'Now Test Yourself' tasks and answers - Improve exam technique through practice questions, expert tips and examples of typical mistakes to avoid

Ethical Studies

Author: Bob Bowie,Robert Bowie

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748780792

Category: Social Science

Page: 352

View: 6412

A detailed treatment of ethics, preparing students for the methods of study expected in higher education. Covering the major western theories and their religious connections, as well as a series of pertinent contemporary ethical issues. This second edition has been substantially updated to provide comprehensive coverage of the Religious Ethics requirements of all major awarding bodies.

A2 Philosophy Revision Guide for OCR

Author: Brian Poxon,Liz Jones

Publisher: Pushme Press

ISBN: 9781910038734

Category: Philosophy

Page: 116

View: 9095

The only books fully integrated with their own website & app providing both a physical and virtual learning experience that is always up to date and relevant. A top teacher unravels the issues within the arguments for the existence of God, religious language, religious experience and the problem of evil. All the key philosophers are explored and analysed with useful tables and comparisons. Key terms, and quotes from academics provide further revision material, which together with an outline of common confusions makes this an essential addition to the revision process.

OCR Ancient History AS and A Level Component 2


Author: Robert Cromarty,James Harrison,Steve Matthews

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 1350015288

Category: History

Page: 344

View: 4908

This textbook supports the specification for AS and A-Level Ancient History (first teaching September 2017). It covers the whole of Component 2, both the compulsory Period Study and the three optional Depth Studies: Period Study: The Julio-Claudian Emperors, 31 BC–AD 68 by Robert Cromarty and James Harrison Depth Study: The Breakdown of the Late Republic, 88–31 BC by Steve Matthews Depth Study: The Flavians, AD 68–96 by Robert Cromarty Depth Study: Ruling Roman Britain, AD 43–c.128 by James Harrison How did Augustus change the Roman Constitution? Why was the Roman Republic doomed to fail? How did the Flavians re-invent the Imperial image? What was life like in Roman Britain? These are the sort of questions that you are required to consider for A-Level Ancient History. This textbook guides you through the use of power and politics in the Roman Senate and Imperial court from the Late Republic into the Principate. It considers individual ambition against the need for change, and substantive action against image and deception. The ideal preparation for the final examinations, all content is presented by experts and experienced teachers in a clear and accessible narrative. Ancient literary and visual sources are described and analysed, with supporting images. Helpful student features include study questions, further reading, and boxes focusing in on key people, events and terms. Practice questions and exam guidance prepare students for assessment. A Companion Website is available at www.bloomsbury.com/anc-hist-as-a-level.

Oxford a Level Religious Studies for OCR Revision Guide


Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780198423751


Page: 256

View: 8318

This Revision Guide offers a structured approach to revising for the new AS and A level exams in a single volume. With all essential content in concise points, guided activities to develop your evaluative skills, annotated sample answers and 60 practice questions with mark schemes, students can confidently prepare for their new exams.

Ethics for OCR Religious Studies

The Complete Resource for AS and A2

Author: Mark Coffey,Dennis Brown

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780745663258

Category: Philosophy

Page: 300

View: 4448

Ethics for OCR Religious Studies: The Complete Resource for AS and A2 is the perfect guide for students taking AS and A2 courses in the OCR GCE Religious Studies specification. Ethics for OCR provides a rigorous and accessible introduction to both historical and contemporary ethical debates. Drawing on insights from recent examiners’ reports and mark schemes, and following the OCR course outline closely, Mark Coffey and Dennis Brown’s landmark book includes: - Up-to-date discussions of key debates in religious ethics - Ethical theories set in their historical context - Attention given to contemporary developments in law, science, technology, and society - A thorough guide to writing the perfect exam answer - A detailed exposition of OCR’s assessment criteria and how best to meet them - Profiles of leading ethical, philosophical and religious thinkers, a chapter by chapter glossary, and helpful chapter summaries - Discussion points, activity boxes and past paper questions The most comprehensive book on the market, Ethics for OCR Religious Studies provides a rigorous and accessible introduction to both historical and contemporary ethical debates, including chapters on sexual and environmental and business ethics. Written with verve and clarity, the book’s user-friendly style and attention to detail will help students of all abilities to achieve their best.

Philosophy of Religion for A Level

Author: Anne Jordan,Neil Lockyer,Edwin Tate

Publisher: Nelson Thornes

ISBN: 9780748767601

Category: Religion

Page: 240

View: 4316

In its second edition, this text is now fully in-line with the new Advanced level specifications and is also suitable for use with the Scottish Higher. It provides an accessible and comprehensive look at the study of the Philosophy of Religion. The book features self-tests and end of unit revision pages, while summaries of each topic, including conclusion diagrams, provide helpful study hints, points for discussion and a reminder of key terms.