Engaging the Bible in a Gendered World An Introduction to Feminist Biblical Interpretation

ISBN-10: 0664229107

ISBN-13: 9780664229108

Edition: 2006

Authors: Linda Day, Carolyn Pressler

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In this introductory textbook, some of the most widely respected scholars in the field introduce students to the methods, issues, and theoretical frameworks central to feminist biblical interpretation. In highly accessible essays, the book covers the history, achievements, and cutting-edge questions in the area of gender and biblical scholarship, including violence and the Bible, female biblical God imagery, and sexuality. The contributors?women and men?are feminist, womanist, and pro-feminist biblical interpreters. Contributors include Phyllis Bird, Nancy Bowen, Juliana Claassens, Linda Day, Ada Maria Isasi Diaz, Frederick Dobbs-Allsopp, Freda Gardner, Nyasha Junior, Jacqueline Lapsley, Eunny Lee, Patrick Miller, Christie Nueger, Kathleen O?Connor, Dennis Olson, Anna May Say Pa, Carolyn Pressler, J. J. M. Roberts, Kathryn Roberts, Leong Seow, Elizabeth Tanner, and Renita Weems.
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List price: $30.00
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date: 11/17/2006
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 300
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

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