Reading strategies, part two

Now that I’ve gathered several sets of guidelines and critical reading strategies, it’s time to figure out what to do with them (i.e. how to apply them to what I’m reading). I’ve already started reading Manuel Vásquez’s More Than Belief: A Materialist Theory of Religion, so I’m going to take a step or two back.…

Reading Strategies, part one

Although I’m not a grad student anymore, I still often feel overwhelmed by the amount of reading I “need” to do. Part of that comes from having an interest in multiple disciplines, and having an expectation that I “need” to be an expert in all of those areas in order to make use of them.…