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  • Early Modern Women and the Problem of Evil

    Atrocity & Theodicy

    By Jill Hernandez

    Paperback – 2015-12-01 
    Routledge

  • Christian Goddess Spirituality

    Enchanting Christianity

    By Mary Ann Beavis

    This monograph focuses on "Christian Goddess Spirituality" (CGS), the phenomenon of (mostly) women who combine Christianity and Goddess Spirituality, including Wicca/Witchcraft. Mary Ann Beavis’s study provides ethnographic data and analysis on the lived religious experience of CGS practitioners,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17 
    Routledge
    Gender, Theology and Spirituality

  • God and Difference

    The Trinity, Sexuality, and the Transformation of Finitude

    By Linn Tonstad

    God and Difference interlaces Christian theology with queer and feminist theory for both critical and constructive ends. Linn Marie Tonstad uses queer theory to show certain failures of Christian thinking about God, gender, and sexuality. She employs queer theory to dissect trinitarian discourse…

    Hardback – 2015-10-15 
    Routledge
    Gender, Theology and Spirituality

  • Gender and Masculinities

    Histories, Texts and Practices in India and Sri Lanka

    Edited by Assa Doron, Alex Broom

    Gender persists as a key site of social inequality globally, and within contemporary south Asian contexts, the cultural practices which make up ‘masculinities’ remain vital for understanding everyday life and social relations. Yet masculinities, and their discontents, are an understudied and often…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge South Asian History and Culture Series

  • Scripturalizing the Human

    The Written as the Political

    Edited by Vincent L. Wimbush

    Scripturalizing the Human is a transdisciplinary collection of essays that reconceptualizes and models "scriptural studies" as a critical, comparative set of practices with broad ramifications for scholars of religion and biblical studies. This critical historical and ethnographic project is…

    Hardback – 2015-07-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Vietnamese Supernaturalism

    Views from the Southern Region

    By Thien Do

    The beliefs and practices surrounding the meanings and symbols of the spirit world in Vietnam are explored in detail in this innovative study on popular religion in the country. The author shows an abiding interest in the 'subconscious life' at a grassroots level alongside rational formations of…

    Paperback – 2014-12-23
    Routledge

  • Rape Culture and Spiritual Violence

    Religion, Testimony, and Visions of Healing

    By Gina Messina-Dysert

    Rape Culture and Spiritual Violence examines sexual violence against women, how religion and society contribute to a rape culture, and the extreme suffering endured by rape victims as a result. Using the testimony of women who have experienced both rape and the consequences of rape culture—from a…

    Hardback – 2014-11-18
    Routledge
    Religion and Violence

  • Women in Pali Buddhism

    Walking the Spiritual Paths in Mutual Dependence

    By Pascale Engelmajer

    The Pali tradition presents a diverse and often contradictory picture of women. This book examines women’s roles as they are described in the Pali canon and its commentaries. Taking into consideration the wider socio-religious context and drawing from early brahmanical literature and epigraphical…

    Hardback – 2014-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Buddhism

  • Routledge Library Editions: Women and Religion

    By Various

     RLE Women and Religion gathers in one place a collection of previously out-of-print titles from a variety of historic imprints. Encompassing a range of experiences, the set provides an essential reference source on some of the key points in the field of women and religion. 1. A Map of the…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Religion

  • Women's Religious Experience (RLE Women and Religion)

    Edited by Pat Holden

    Most of the early literature concerning women’s religious experience is about exceptional women; those who diverged from the traditional female role to become nuns, mystics or charismatic leaders. While women were permitted to be prophets and visionaries they rarely played an important part in…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Religion

  • Sex and God (RLE Women and Religion)

    Some Varieties of Women's Religious Experience

    Edited by Linda Hurcombe

    These stories, essays and poems by women examine the connections feminists are making between sex and God. The women write from very different perspectives, cutting across the spectrum of feminist writing about sexuality and spirituality within the Judeo-Christian tradition. Some writers, though…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Religion

  • Muslim Women (RLE Women and Religion)

    Edited by Freda Hussain

    The history of Islam and the changing role-performance of Muslim women, given the various interpretations of the belief system of Islam, are described. It is the contention of the authors that it is these various interpretations which have given rise to the conflict between the ideal and contextual…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women and Religion

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