Mouton Elna's research while affiliated with Stellenbosch University and other places

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The essay discusses challenges regarding the position and role of Christian Theology in twenty-first century university contexts. Questions asked include the following: How will a theology that is oriented to (Reformed) Christian Theology develop itself at universities worldwide, within contexts of secularisation and globalisation? What important s...


... The need for graduates who can voice Christian responses to public issues and act as positive agents of change is growing as the social, economic and political environment in South Africa is deteriorating. Through functioning in the epicentre of society (Tracy 2002), the importance of Theology as an active voice in the public sphere (Mouton 2008) to promote change, renewal and transformation is clear (e.g. Theology played a major role in both establishing and demolishing apartheid). ...