Some references for this section on religious faith

Berger, P.L. (1973). The social reality of religion. Harmondsworth: Penguin.

Berger, P.L. & Luckmann, T. (1966). The social construction of reality: A treatise in the sociology of knowledge. Garden City NY: Doubleday. (Also London: Penguin, 1991)

Crawford, M. & Rossiter, G. (2006). Reasons for living: Education and young people's search for meaning, identity and spirituality. Melbourne: Australian Council for Educational Research.

Eckersley, R. (2005). Well and good: Morality, meaning and happiness, (2nd ed.). Melbourne: Text Publishing.

Finn, A. (2011). Parents, teachers and religious education: A study in a Catholic secondary school in rural Victoria . Sydney: Catholic Schools Office, Diocese of Broken Bay.

Fowler, J.W. (1981). Stages of faith: The psychology of human development and the quest for meaning , San Francisco: Harper & Row..

Horell, H. (2004). Fostering hope: Christian religious education in a postmodern age, Religious Education, (99) 1, 5-22.

Kuhns, W. (1969). The electronic church: Religion and media. New York: Herder & Herder.

MacKenna, R. (1984). God for nothing. London: Souvenir.

McBrien, R. P. (1980) Catholicism . Melbourne: Dove Communications.

Maroney, M. (2008). An exploration of a contemporary youth spirituality among senior students in three Catholic schools. Unpublished EdD Thesis Australian Catholic University, Sydney.

Pope Francis I, (2013). The interview with Pope Francis I, La Civiltà Cattolica, August 2013. (English translation, America, September 30, 2013).

Rossiter, G. (2013). Perspective on the use of the construct ‘Catholic identity' for Australian Catholic schooling: Part 1 The sociological background and the literature ; Part 2 Areas in the discourse in need of more emphasis and further attention. Journal of Religious Education . 61(2), 4-29.