Women Resisting Violence: Spirituality for Life

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781592449736
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
  • Publication date: 10/1/2004
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 1,381,043

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Contributors:-Mary John Mananzan, OSB (Philippines)-Elsa Tamez (Mexico)-Letty M. Russell (US)-Rosemary Radford Ruether (US)-Elisabeth Schuessler Fiorenza (US)-Stella Baltazar (India)-Reinhild Traitler-Esperitu (Switzerland)-Ada Maria Isasi-Diaz (Hispanic/US)-Elizabeth Amoah (Ghana)-Maria Pilar Aquino (Hispanic/US)-Marlene Perera (Sri Lanka)-Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite (US)-Chung Hyun Kyung (Korea)-Denise M. Ackermann (South Africa)-Ursula King (UK)-Mercy Amba Oduyoye (Ghana)-Mary C. Grey (UK)

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Table of Contents

Editors and Contributors
Prologue 1
1 Cultural Violence against Women in Latin America 11
2 Spirituality, Struggle, and Cultural Violence 20
3 Ecofeminism: First and Third World Women 27
4 Ties That Bind: Domestic Violence against Women 39
5 Domestic Violence in Indian Perspective 56
6 Violence against Women's Bodies 66
7 Violence and Women's Bodies in African Perspective 80
8 Economic Violence against Minority Women in the USA 89
9 Economic Violence in Latin American Perspective 100
10 Militarism: A Thrust towards Globalization 109
11 Militarism in North American Perspective 119
12 Your Comfort vs. My Death 129
13 The Alchemy of Risk, Struggle, and Hope 141
14 Spirituality for Life 147
15 Spirituality of Resistance and Reconstruction 161
Epilogue 173
Final Statement of the "Women against Violence" Dialogue 179
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