Between Sisters: Emancipatory Hope out of Tragic Relationships

Between Sisters: Emancipatory Hope out of Tragic Relationships


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781620327869
Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date: 05/08/2017
Pages: 156
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.31(d)

About the Author

Evelyn L. Parker is Susanna Wesley Centennial Professor of Practical Theology at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University. She is the author of Trouble Don't Last Always: Emancipatory Hope among African American Adolescents (2003) and editor of The Sacred Selves of Adolescent Girls: Hard Stories of Race, Class, and Gender (2006).

Table of Contents

Foreword: Among Sisters and Their Brothers Jack L. Seymour xi

Acknowledgments xvii

Introduction: Emancipatory Hope in a Racialized Society 1

1 Forgiveness 17

2 Fellowship/Femaleship 36

3 Fortitude 53

4 Freedom 80

5 Emancipatory Hope and the Holy Spirit 96

Conclusion: Horizons of Hope for Mixed-Race Young Women and Girls 117

Bibliography 129

Name/Subject Index 133

Scripture Index 136

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