Loving the Body: Black Religious Studies and the Erotic

Loving the Body: Black Religious Studies and the Erotic

by D. Hopkins
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1403963258

ISBN-13: 9781403963253

Pub. Date: 09/25/2007

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US

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 US
Publication date:
09/25/2007
Series:
Black Religion/Womanist Thought/Social Justice Series
Edition description:
2004
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.04(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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