Models of Contextual Theology

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781570754388
  • Publisher: Orbis Books
  • Publication date: 8/28/2002
  • Series: Faith and Cultures Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 712,735
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Revised and Expanded Edition
Acknowledgments
Preface to the Revised and Expanded Edition
Introduction
Pt. 1 Methodological Issues and Concerns
1 Contextual Theology as a Theological Imperative 3
2 Issues in Contextual Theology 16
3 The Notion and Use of Models 28
Pt. 2 Six Models of Contextual Theology
4 The Translation Model 37
5 The Anthropological Model 54
6 The Praxis Model 70
7 The Synthetic Model 88
8 The Transcendental Model 103
9 The Countercultural Model 117
Conclusion: Is One Model Better Than Another? 139
Synthetic Tables of the Six Models 141
Notes 145
Index 181
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