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Literature, theology, and feminism

  • 212 Pages
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  • English
Manchester University Press, Distributed in the USA by Palgrave , Manchester, UK, New York, New York
Feminist theology, Feminism and liter
StatementHeather Walton.
SeriesManchester studies in religion, culture, and gender
LC ClassificationsBT83.55 .W36 2007
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 212 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18737049M
ISBN 100719060907
ISBN 139780719060908
LC Control Number2008275055

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Sara Maitland is a feminist theologian and novelist who has been writing about women and Christianity since the s. People might be interested to read ‘A map of the new country: women and Christianity’ () or ‘A Big-Enough God: artful theology’ (), her novel ‘Virgin Literature (amongst others), and a number of short-story collections in which she considers women from the bible.

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Literature, Theology and Feminism | Newly available in paperback, this book offers an authoritative overview of the broad and complex terrain of feminist theorising concerning the relationship between literature and theology as it has developed over the past several decades.

A Feminist Re-Visioning of a Christian Theology of Sin By McDougall, Joy Ann Anglican Theological Review, Vol. 88, No. 2, Spring PR PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL Peer-reviewed publications on Questia are publications containing articles which were subject to evaluation for accuracy and substance by professional peers of the article's author(s).

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Her first book, Changing the Subject: Women's Discourses and Feminist Theology, examined the liberating practices of non-feminist church women and feminist academics through the lens of poststructuralism and Marxist/feminist literary criticism. Her recent book, Places of Redemption: Theology for a Worldly Church, explores the practices of an.

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Review of Biblical Literature "A valuable resource for scholars interested in the insights of feminist biblical criticism The translation of this volume into English provides biblical scholars, especially those interested in the history of ideological criticisms, an important resource both for examining the variety of the biblical texts, especially in their depictions of women, and for.

The burgeoning field of postcolonial studies argues that most theology has been formed in dominant cultures, laden intrinsically with imperializing structures. An essential task facing theology is thus to "decolonize" the mind and free Christianity from colonizing bias and structures.

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This collection of essays on feminist theology and globalization contains the following contributions: Feminist Theology and the Global Imagination; Feminist Theology and the Jewish Tradition; What is Feminist Theology?; Transethnic Feminist Theology of Asia: Globalization, Identities, and Solidarities; Gynocentric Thealogy of Tantric Hinduism: A Meditation Upon the Devi; Globalization and.

What is feminist theology. Feminist theology is the study of how women relate to the divine and the world around them as equal creations in the image of God.

It’s a big conversation involving women and men from across Christian denominations sharing their thoughts in everything from scholarly dissertations to blogs and popular books. A Theology of Liberation and A Black Theology of Liberation are wonderful, but incredibly dense. I’d start with The Cross and the Lynching Tree by James Cone.

This book focuses on the American context, and is an incredibly powerful look into race and religion. In doing so, the book opens up multiple directions for ecofeminist ideas and practices, as well as new possibilities for interpreting literature.

This comprehensive volume will be of great interest to students and scholars of ecocriticism, ecofeminism, literature, gender studies, and the environmental humanities. Introduction to Feminist Theology There are a number of introductory texts aimed at students and those coming new to the field.

These two, published in the same year, offer overviews of some of the key developments in Christian feminist theology in the modern period. Nicola Slee, Faith and Feminism: An Introduction to Christian Feminist.

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Walton, H. () Literature, Theology, and Feminism. Series: Manchester studies in religion, culture, and gender. Manchester University Press: Manchester.

ISBN. Black Liberation Theology and African American cultural criticism are two critical discourses in the academic study of black life in the United States.

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Feminist theology is a movement found in several religions, including Buddhism, Christianity, Judaism, and New Thought, to reconsider the traditions, practices, scriptures, and theologies of those religions from a feminist perspective. Some of the goals of feminist theology include increasing the role of women among the clergy and religious authorities, reinterpreting male-dominated imagery and language about God, determining women's.

Walton, H. () Literature, Theology and Feminism. Manchester University Press. ISBN Full text not currently available from Enlighten. Second wave feminism is a term used to describe a new period of feminist collective political activism and militancy which emerged in the late s.

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Carol Gilligan argues from the perspective of a “difference feminist” (arguing that there are differences between men and women and that equalizing behavior is not the goal of feminism).

Gilligan in her study of ethics critiqued the traditional Kohlberg research which asserted that principle-based ethics was the highest form of ethical thinking. She pointed out that Kohlberg only studied. Melissa A. Jackson’s monograph on comedy and feminism in the Hebrew Bible is an attempt to draw together two strategies of reading into one synthesized argument We use cookies to enhance your experience on our continuing to Author: Hannah Strømmen.

The androcentric discipline of Biblical Studies is evident in the literature, where there is a clear distinction between the content of mainstream biblical studies commentaries, which hardly mention women as more than a narrative tool, and the feminist companions and Mary Magdalene specific sources which not only view women centrally but also Author: Ellen Aj Goodwin.To do justice to all bodies and to honor all flesh, feminist thinking about the Christian God needs first and foremost to be a "generous" kind of theology, a theology which does not seek to contain or confine God and which does not consequently limit women or men to static, predefined, designated symbolic, material, or social spaces.But feminism’s ability to fulfill this promise has been undermined by its failure to deal adequately with the difference that race makes for gender.

In this book, Ellen T. Armour forges an alliance between deconstruction and feminist theology and theory by demonstrating deconstruction’s usefulness in addressing feminism’s trouble with race.