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Liberation Theologies, Postmodernity and the Americas

1st Edition

Edited by David Batstone, Eduardo Mendieta, Lois Ann Lorentzen, Dwight N. Hopkins

Routledge

320 pages

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Description

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Reviews

"A magnificent collection of essays by a stellar class of authors. The book is a timely resource for persons who want to assess the state of academic theology not only in the American academy but also in public spaces." -- The Journal of Religion

"This book represents a fine collection of texts illustration the convergence of the three themes mentioned in the title." -- Charron

"Insightful…worthwhile…" -- Religious Studies Reviews

"This book is an informative, up-to-date introduction to liberation theology in its struggles with postmodern reality and postmodern theories." -- Journal of the American Academy of Religion

"This collection raises important questions about the future of both Liberation theology and postmodernity, and, by association, Hispanic/Latino theology." -- Religious Studies Review

About the Editors

David Batstone is Assistant Professor, Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Francisco. Eduardo Mendieta is Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of San Francisco. Lois Ann Lorentzen is Associate Professor, Department of Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Francisco. Dwight N. Hopkins is Associate Professor, The Divinity School, The University of Chicago.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC002000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / General