Loving The Body

Loving The Body

by Anthony B. Pinn
     
 

A collection of essays that explores the significance of sexuality and the erotic within the context of black religious studies as a discipline.
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A collection of essays that explores the significance of sexuality and the erotic within the context of black religious studies as a discipline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403963253
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
12/01/2004
Series:
Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice Series
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction * Ethics * Creature of Dust, Creature of Thought, Creature of Divinity--Katie Cannon
• No Body to Shame--Traci West
Biblical Studies
• Constructing a Doctrine for the Ecclesia Militans--Michael Brown
• A Bump in the Road on a Dangerous Intersection--Abraham Smith
• African American Women and Queen Vashti--Allen Callahan
• Pastoral Studies
• The Spirit is Willing and the Flesh is Too--Lee Butler
• Sexuality and Freedom--Rene Hill
• Toward a True Black Liberation Theology--Horace Griffin
Theology
• Embracing Nimrod's Legacy--Anthony B. Pinn
• The Construction of the Black Male Body--Dwight N. Hopkins
• The Erotic in Biblical and Black Women's Literature--Karen Baker-Fletcher
Musical Studies
• Salome's Veiled Dance and David's Full Monty--Cheryl Kirk-Duggan
• Black Spirituals, Eroticism and Religion--Arthur C. Jones
Hermeneutics and Cultural Criticism
• Erotic Body Language in Black Church Worship--Riggins Earl
• Sexuality and Africentric Spirituality--Will Coleman
• My Brother My Sister--Victor Anderson
Comparative Religions
• The Sarah Baarton Phenomenon--Linda E. Thomas
• Desiring Booty and Killing the Body--Edward Antonio
Sociology of Religion
• Teaching the Body--Alton Pollard
• The Black Church and Homosexuality--Kelly Brown Douglas

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