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Womanspirit Rising: A Feminist Reader in Religion Paperback – February 28, 1992
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The contributing authors vary on their approach to the equality of women (whether they should be equal to men or be elevated above them), the anthropomorphic language of god/ess, whether or not religious understanding can be restored to a place where women can find liberation and value, and the relationship between women and nature. Thankfully, the editors allow these differences to be held in tension within the volume. This provides a plethora of language to surround and begin to define the importance of women's experiences within the realm of religious understanding. I found healing in the openness for religious expression in new terms: those according to women and their experiences.Read more ›
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Carol P. Christ has taught at major universities such as Columbia University, Harvard Divinity School, Pomona College, San Jose State, and the California Institute of Integral... Read morePublished on July 27, 2011 by Steven H Propp
This book is quite simply an essential buy for the feminist or neophyte feminist theologian. Though significant advances have been made in the field since the time of the book's... Read morePublished on January 8, 2009 by Jason Bachand