Rape Culture, Gender Violence, and Religion: Christian Perspectives

Rape Culture, Gender Violence, and Religion: Christian Perspectives

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783030102524
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 12/25/2018
Series: Religion and Radicalism
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 2018
Pages: 225
Product dimensions: 5.83(w) x 8.27(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

Caroline Blyth is Senior Lecturer in Religious Studies at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Emily Colgan is Lecturer in Theology at Trinity Methodist Theological College, Auckland, New Zealand.

Katie B. Edwards is Director of the Sheffield Institute for Interdisciplinary Biblical Studies and Senior Lecturer in the School of English, University of Sheffield, UK.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction – Caroline Blyth, Emily Colgan, and Katie B. Edwards

Chapter 2: Let Him Romance You: Rape Culture and Gender Violence in Evangelical Christian Self-Help Literature – Emily Colgan

Chapter 3: Men’s Ministries and Patriarchy: From Sites of Perpetuation to Sites of Resistance – Robert Berra

Chapter 4: The Royal Commission Investigates Child Sexual Abuse: Uncovering Cultures of Sexual Violence in the Catholic Church – Kathleen McPhillips

Chapter 5: The Church’s Contribution to Domestic Violence: Submission, Headship, and Patriarchy – Daphne Marsden

Chapter 6: Queer(y)ing the Violence of Christian Gender Discourses – Jo Henderson-Merrygold

Chapter 7: Women’s Bodies and War: Bonhoeffer on Self-Assertion – Dianne Rayson

Chapter 8: Domestic Violence in Oceania: The Sin of Disobedience and the Violence of Obedience – Richard A. Davis

Chapter 9: Witnessing Trauma: A Counsellor’s Reflections on the Effects of Working with Survivors of Sexual Violence – Lisa Spriggens

Chapter 10: There Are No Winners Here: A Pastor’s Response to Date Rape in the Church – Philip Halstead

Chapter 11: Imago Dei and Fantasy Religions: Defeating Violence against Women throughout the Realms – Jordan Haynie Ware

Chapter 12: Responding to Stories of Trauma – Lisa Spriggens

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