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The participants discussed housing, senior services, drug abuse prevention, and gang violence among other issues. But, unlike sects, they can form without breaking off from another religious group (though they often do). A complete application consists of an application letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and 3 confidential letters of reference (at least one from a faculty member who has observed and is very familiar with the candidate’s teaching).

Pages: 192

Publisher: Routledge (February 19, 2016)

ISBN: 0415659124

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