BN.com Gift Guide

Feminism and Theology / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Buy New
Buy New from BN.com
$49.41
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $2.56
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 95%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (7) from $2.56   
  • New (3) from $58.55   
  • Used (4) from $2.56   

Overview

Christianity and Judaism have produced reflective theology of thousands of years—until recently, relatively little of it was by women. This volume brings together the best essays in the field to give some idea of the riches of feminist writings in theology, now a global phenomenon and one that touches all the standard subdisciplines of theology, including scriptural studies, philosophy of religion and ethics, and historical theology. Topics include text and interpretation, the human person, the person of Jesus, embodiment, spirituality and sexuality, ecofeminism, and motherhood.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780198782469
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Publication date: 12/18/2003
  • Series: Oxford Readings in Feminism Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 5.40 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors
Acknowledgements
General Introduction 1
Pt. I Sources In the Beginning God...
Introduction 11
1 A Canterbury Tale 13
2 The Red Tent 16
3 On Being a Woman: Thailand 20
4 Ecofeminism 23
5 Judges, or Disasters of War 34
6 Beyond God the Father 41
Pt. II Identity: Who Do You Say I Am?
Introduction 47
7 'Becoming Male' 49
8 Female Martyrs 62
9 Luther on the Image of God in Women 72
10 Mujerista Theology 91
11 Interview with Jose Miguez Bonino 97
12 Life on the Fringes 102
13 The Mute Cannot Keep Silent 109
Pt. III Sacred Texts: Your Word is a Lamp to My Feet
Introduction 121
14 The Hand that Rocks the Cradle 123
15 The Sacrifice of Sarah 144
16 The Hebrew God and His Female Complements 155
17 The Secret of Redemption 175
18 Galatians 188
19 Philippians 197
20 Women in the Pauline Churches 203
Pt. IV Practice: And Her Works Shall Praise Her in the Gates
Introduction 227
21 In Defense of the 'Daughters of Israel' 229
22 Augustine on Marriage 245
23 The Trinity, Prayer, and Sexuality 258
24 Towards Inclusive Worship 268
Pt. V Incarnation and Embodiment: The Word Became Flesh
Introduction 285
25 Feminism and Christology 287
26 The Challenge of the Darker Sister 302
27 Jesus and Mary Magdalene 312
28 The Breast of the Father 327
29 Blood and Defilement 333
30 Contours of a Queer Theology 344
31 The Suffering Christ and the Asian Body 356
Further Reading 365
Index 369
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)