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Published: 06 November 2003

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780198782469

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Feminism and Theology

Edited by Janet Martin Soskice and Diana Lipton

Oxford Readings in Feminism

  • Janet Martin Soskice and Diana Lipton have selected pieces from a wide range of sources, connecting popular feminist writings with scholarly treatments
  • Includes contributions from outstanding scholars and writers in the field drawing upon a wide range of perspectives: Jewish and Christian, historical and contemporary, personal and political.
  • Takes a constructive look at the issues central to feminist theology including the interpretation of sacred texts, worship and liturgy, incarnation and embodiment, spirituality and sexuality, identity, ecofeminism and motherhood.
  • Spans diverse areas of theology including biblical interpretation, historical approaches, philosophy of religion and doctrine.
  • Essays are arranged thematically, each with its own introduction enhanced by general remarks.