Tag Archives: The Original and Continuing Vision

Psychology of Religion

Edward Robinson: The Original and Continuing Vision

Those who, like Edward Robinson, take a different view, criticise the developmentalists for their obsession with predictability, universality and control. In 1969, Alister Hardy founded the Religious Experience Research Unit at Manchester College, Oxford. The R.E.R.U. collates the religious experiences of people and publishes books on these from time to time. Edward Robinson Became the […]

Psychology of Religion

Religion in Childhood and Adolescence

One of the ways into a study of this subject is to notice how widely writers differ in their thoughts about the religion in Childhood and Adolescence.┬áThere are two main views on this: the developmental view (J.Piaget; R.Goldman) and┬áThe original and continuing vision (E.Robinson). The Developmental View of Religion in Childhood and Adolescence To summarise […]