Feminist Theology (Guides to Theology)

by Natalie K. Watson

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company

Written in English
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  • Christian theology,
  • Feminism,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Feminist criticism,
  • Religion,
  • Christian Theology - Feminine,
  • Christianity - Theology - General,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • Bible,
  • Feminist theology
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ISBN 100802848281
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Asian Feminist Theology. Hyun Hui Kim PhD Student in Theological and Philosophical Studies In the field of theological studies, feminist theologies emerging from Asia—the so-called Asian Feminist Theologies—seem to be controversial even in name, because the term, “feminist,” connotes their as having been promoted by middle-class European and American women . BOOK REVIEW: Gaia and God: An Ecofeminist Theology of Earth Rosemary Radford Ruether, HarperCollins, pp., $ The field of ecological ethics is fast becoming a morass of positions among which only specialists distinguish: creation spirituality, deep ecofeminism and the animal rights movement. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: History and basic characteristics of modern feminism --Development and distinctiveness of feminist theology --Mary Daly as "foster mother" of feminist theology --The image of man as fundamental point of departure --The experience of women as "formal . Black Liberation Theology and African American cultural criticism are two critical discourses in the academic study of black life in the United States. These discourses are oriented towards expanding descriptions of and the possibilities for black existence. James Cone™s Black Theology and Black Power (), A Black Theology ofFile Size: KB.

This book presents a theological reception of the contemporary feminist challenge to classical christology by means of an explicit feminist retrieval and reconstruction of a theology of the cross. This book argues that a feminist theology of the cross serves a dual purpose in feminist christology: it discloses the patriarchal distortion of. Book Description. The doctrine of the Trinity poses a series of problems for feminist theology. At a basic level, the androcentric nature of trinitarian language serves to promote the male as more fully in the image of God and as the archetype of humanity, pushing women . THE CAMBRIDGE COMPANION TO LIBERATION THEOLOGY Liberation theology is widely referred to in discussions of politics and religion but not always adequately understood. This Companion offers an introduc-tion to the history and characteristics of liberation theology in its various forms in different parts of the world. Authors from four continents. Latinas Writing Theology at the Threshold of the Twenty-First Century 00 Nancy Pineda-Madrid 4. Finding Questions and Answers in Womanist Theology and Ethics 00 Stephanie Y. Mitchem 5. Unfinished Business: The Flowering of Feminist/Womanist Theologies 00 Mary E. Hunt 6. Muslim Feminism and Islamic Reformation: The Case of Iran 00 Nayereh Tohidi 7.

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This book introduces the methods, ideas, and contributions of recent feminist theology to readers encountering the subject for the first time.

Natalie Watson explores the historical background of feminist theology, discusses the value of reading Scripture from a feminist perspective, and shows how this approach can offer a critical, creative /5(2). This book is a great introduction to Feminist Theology. It provides a solid foundation in the field and is best followed by more diverse and in-depth reading.

Clifford does acknowledge her struggles speaking about identities besides her own, which I appreciated and completely understand, but as she says, there are elements of diversity and Cited by: A Feminist Re-Visioning of a Christian Theology of Sin By McDougall, Joy Ann Anglican Theological Review, Vol.

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Feminist Theology book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This timely selection of readings represents the work of some of t /5.

Rethinking the Christian faith from a woman's perspective has been an important advancement in modern theology.

In this book Natalie Watson introduces the methods, ideas, and contributions of recent feminist theology to readers encountering the subject for the first time. In keeping with the purpose of the Guides to Theology series, this volume is eminently clear and readable, 4/5(1).

The uniqueness of feminist theology is its use of women's experience to expose the male-centered bias of classical theology and articulate a faith that incorporates full humanity. The book as a whole is intended to present a challenge for future scholarship, since it critically engages with the assumptions of feminist theology, and seeks to open ways for women after feminism to Feminist Theology book into the vocation of theology.

Feminist Theology (religion, spiritualism, and occult) It is safe to say that the five major world religions developed in the last four thousand years (Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam) have been Feminist Theology book, shaped, organized, defined, and run by men.

The highly influential book This Bridge Called My Back, edited by Gloria Anzaldua and Cherrie Moraga, together with the work of Audre Lorde and Alice Walker, sparked intense conversations between women of different races, cultural backgrounds, and sexualities in the United States that have transformed feminist theology.

Jewish feminist theology focuses on central Jewish categories, themes, and modes of expression—for example, God, prayer, Torah she-bi-khetav: Lit.

"the written Torah." The Bible; the Pentateuch; Tanakh (the Pentateuch, Prophets and Hagiographia)Torah, and halakhah—and asks who created them and whose interests they reflect. It raises meta-questions about.

Feminist theologians seek to make a contribution, to ask critical questions of all endeavours of doing theology. This book is an invitation to take these questions seriously and to see how feminist theology aims to do theology as, for, and with the whole body of Christ.

Ursula King’s reader, Feminist Theology from the Third World brings together the diverse perspectives of women engaging in feminist theology, giving recognition and honor to the often absent or underrepresented voices of women of the Third World and women of color in the Unites States.

The title highlights the book’s two controversial and misunderstood topics—the. Her first book, Changing the Subject: Women's Discourses and Feminist Theology, examined the liberating practices of non-feminist church women and feminist academics through the lens of poststructuralism and Marxist/feminist literary criticism.

Her recent book, Places of Redemption: Theology for a Worldly Church, explores the practices of an. Widely considered one of the architects of Catholic feminist theology, the year-old nun and professor has often clashed with institutional leaders — including the future pope — in her fight.

(PUBWestminster/John Knox)''An excellent resource for those eager to be better informed on a wide range of feminist themes,''Womanspirit. From bridesmaids and widows in the parables to the apostle Paul's female co-workers, from a looking-glass society to good housekeeping. pages, softcover.

Feminist Theology: A Reader ()Pages: The dilemma or paradox of feminist theology, or rather of those feminist theologians who use the Bible as the source book of their theology, is pointed out by Mary Ann Tolbert: “ one must struggle against God as enemy assisted by God as helper, or one must defeat the Bible as patriarchal authority by using the Bible as liberator.”(25).

The burgeoning field of postcolonial studies argues that most theology has been formed in dominant cultures, laden intrinsically with imperializing structures.

An essential task facing theology is thus to "decolonize" the mind and free Christianity from colonizing bias and structures.

Here, in this truly groundbreaking study, highly respected feminist theologian Kwok 5/5(1). Rethinking the Christian faith from a woman's perspective has been an important advancement in modern theology.

This book introduces the methods, ideas, and contributions of recent feminist theology to readers encountering the subject for the first time. Natalie Watson explores the historical background of feminist theology, discusses the value of reading. Buy This Book in Print summary Speaking for the growing community of Latina feminist theologians, the editors of this volume write, "With the emergence and growth of the feminist theologies of liberation, we no longer wait for others to define or Cited by:   This book introduces the methods, ideas, and contributions of recent feminist theology to readers encountering the subject for the first time.

Natalie Watson explores the historical background of feminist theology, discusses the value of reading Scripture from a feminist perspective, and shows how this approach can offer a critical, creative Price: $   Question: "Is feminist theology biblical?" Answer: The term feminism itself is subject to many different interpretations, with varying levels of biblical support.

“Feminist theology,” however, presents a number of major problems. Please note, there are themes within feminism that the Bible strongly endorses. The point here is not that all feminist or pro-female.

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Feminist Theology publishes original research and book reviews on all aspects of women’s activity and experience of theology and the plethora of feminist voices from all over the world.

Writing your paper. Books with the subject: Feminist Theology Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity at this site The Dance of the Dissident Daughter: A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine.

Despite these conflicts, however, feminist, womanist, and mujerista theologians have historically shared a general liberation hermeneutic, marked, at least in part, by commitments around identity. Rather than positioning themselves as generic “theology,” these works emerged out of situations of oppression for marginalized groups that.

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This site is like a library, Use search box in. Feminist theology. Book Review. Feminist theologians bring wisdom to fiction. by Mary E. Hunt. Book Review: Some of today's best feminist theologians are writing fiction. Strength for the Journey: Feminist Theology and Baptist Women Pastors examines gender in the Southern Baptist Convention, and is distinctive in its focus on the women pastors who continue to preach, serve as pastors and remain Baptist in the South, but no longer tied to the Southern Baptist Convention.

The twenty women in my study, several who lived through the. of over 4, results for Books: Politics & Social Sciences: Women's Studies: Feminist Theology The Gnostic Bible: Revised and Expanded Edition Jun 30 /5.

A course by Julia Winden-Fey at the University of Central Arkansas aims "to acquaint students with the motivations behind and variety of perspectives in feminist approaches to theological work." Feminist Theology in Third World Perspective.

A womanist is a black feminist or feminist of color. Or as Walker says, "Womanist is to feminist as purple to lavender." Womanist theology, a vision in its infancy, is emerging among Afro-American Christian women.

Feminist theology, or more properly, theologies, has emerged in modern times as a challenge to the male bias in religion and society as a whole. Although feminist theology has many significant roots in pre-modern history, it has only emerged as a fully conscious movement with its own literature, spokespersons, principles and methods in the past Author: Rob Chivers.

Elizabeth A. Johnson, She Who Is: The Mystery of God in Feminist Theological York, NY: Crossroad Publishing, Feminist theology is not dead. Although Johnson’s book was written a long time ago, her arguments for a feminist reform have been well received over the years and still stand as perhaps the most reasonably argued feminist .In this book, Ellen T.

Armour forges an alliance between deconstruction and feminist theology and theory by demonstrating deconstruction’s usefulness in addressing feminism’s trouble with race. Armour shows how the writings of Jacques Derrida and Luce Irigaray can be used to uncover feminism’s white presumptions so that race and gender.