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Don Peavy

MERLOT Contributor  Member of VSB
Adjunct Faculty
Victor Valley College
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Member Type: Faculty
Last Login: Apr 05, 2009
Member Since: May 02, 2007

Contributions

Affiliations

Primary Affiliation:
  • University of Phoenix (Education, 4 Year/4 Year + Grad, AZ, United States)
Secondary Affiliation:
  • Victor Valley College (Education, Community/Technical College, CA, United States)

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Contact Information

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Address:
836 South Fedora Street
Apt. 203
Los Angeles, CA 90005 US

Virtual Speakers Bureau

Member of VSB Since: Apr 05, 2009
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Fees Involved: Negotiable
Technical Formats: Chat, Conference Calls, Discussion Forums, Email, Face-To-Face, Instant Messaging
Topics of Expertise: The Science of Religion Philosophy Ethics Culture Theology
Presentation Titles: Is There A Soul in There? The Sick Soul What is Religion? Things That Go Bump in the Night: Spirit, Soul, Ghosts From Problem to Paradox: Re-imagining Theodicy

Skills & Interests

  • Humanities/Religious Studies (Expert)
    Have taught religious studies for a decade and have created bachelor and graduate courses and degrees in theology, divinity, and religious studies.

Education History

  • PhD Theology,Ethics, Culture (Current)
    Claremont Graduate University
  • MDiv. Divinity (12/1997)
    Texas Christian University (Brite Divinity School)
  • JD Law (12/1982)
    University of Texas -- Austin
  • BA English Literature (05/1976)
    Texas Christian University
  • AA Business Administration (08/1974)
    Tarrant County Junior College

Positions

  • Adjunct Faculty (08/2001 - Current) Victor Valley College
  • Dean, School of Religion (01/1999 - Current) Canyon College of Idaho

Publications

  • Peavy, Don E.. (2007). "Play It Where It Lies!": How to Win at the Game of Life with the Rules of Golf. Hamilton Books.
  • Peavy, Sr., Don E.. (2006). WHAT MUST I DO...? BRIDGING THE GAP BETWEEN BEING AND DOING. Iowa: Kendall/Hunt Publishing Co..

Associations

  • American Academy of Religion
    Member 03/1999 - Current

Honors and Awards

  • Crown of Peace Award (10/2004)
    The Interreligious International Federation for World Peace, Southern California Chapter

Teaching Experience

  • Introduction to Religious Study ( Current)
    Victor Valley College - Religion
    An academic introduction to the primary forms of religious experience, language, symbol, myth, ritual, and community.
  • Religion in America (Spring 2008)
    Victor Valley College - Religion
    Historical study of American religion, emphasizing both its diversity and its unifying factors.
  • RST 100 Introduction to Religious Studies (Spring 2007)
    California State University, Long Beach - Religion
    An academic introduction to the primary forms of religious experience, language, symbol, myth, ritual, and community.
  • RST 102 Western Religious Traditions (Spring 2007)
    California State University, Long Beach - Religion
    Introduction to Western religions, a survey of origins, history, practices, and beliefs.

Presentations

  • The Science of Religion: An Introduction to Religious Study. , 03/16/2007
    Presenter, Science and Religion: Is There Common Ground? Oxford Round Table, Lincoln College, Oxford. March 11-16, 2007
  • I Am American : Deconstructing the Inner and External Demons of Bruce Lee and Reconstructing Asian Identity , 01/14/2007
    Paper accepted for presentation at the Hawaii International Conference on Arts and Humanities, January 12-14, 2007.
  • To Kill Or Not to Kill: A Tolerable Justice? , 03/24/2001
    Paper presented at School of Politics & Economics Graduate Student Conference, Claremont Graduate Univ., March 24, 2001.
  • Christianity in Africa, , 03/21/2001
    Moderator, Panel Discussion, Beyond Boundaries Conference. Claremont School of Theology, March 20-21, 2001.
  • The Changing Face of Christianity in the Philippines , 03/21/2001
    Oral presentation at Beyond Boundaries Conference, Claremont School of Theology, March 20-21, 2001.