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Author: Fernando F Segovia; Mary Ann Tolbert
Publisher: Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1995-
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Reading from this place.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1995-
Online version:
Reading from this place.
Minneapolis : Fortress Press, ©1995-
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fernando F Segovia; Mary Ann Tolbert
ISBN: 0800628128 9780800628123 0800629493 9780800629496
OCLC Number: 30976841
Notes: Papers originally presented at conferences on Social Location and Biblical Interpretation and on Globalization and Theological Education, the first held at Vanderbilt University, Jan. 21-24, 1993.
Description: volumes <1-2> ; 23 cm
Contents: V.1 Social location and biblical interpretation in the United States. Introduction: "And they began to speak in other tongues" : competing modes of discourse in contemporary biblical criticism / Fernanado F. Segovia --
Social locations and hermeneutics. Acknowledging the contextual character of male, European-American critical exegeses : an androcritical perspective / Daniel Patte --
Toward a hermeneutics of the diaspora : a hermeneutics of otherness and engagement / Frenando F. Segovia --
Social location and the hermeneutical mode of integration / Herman C. Waetjen --
Reading texts as reading ourselves : a chapter in the history of African-American biblical interpretation / Vincent L. Wimbush --
The author/text/reader and power : suggestions for a critical framework for biblical studies / Gale A. Yee --
Contestations : social locations in conflict. They're nothing but incestuous bastards : the polemical use of sex and sexuality in Hebrew canon narratives / Randall C. Bailey --
Reading from my bicultural place : Acts 6:1-7 / Justo L. González --
"By the rivers of Babylon" : exile as a way of life / Ada María Isasi-Díaz --
Reading the Cornelius story from an Asian immigrant perspective / Chan-Hie Kim --
"Hemmed in on every side" : Jews and women in the Book of Susanna / Amy-Jill Levine --
"And I will strike her children dead" : death and the deconstruction of social location / Tina Pippin --
Solidarity and contextuality : readings from Matthew 18:21-35 / Sharon H. Ringe --
A second step in African biblical interpretation : a generic reading analysis of Acts 8:26-40 / Abraham Smith --
Social location and accountability. The uninflected Therefore of Hosea 4:1-3 / Walter Brueggemann --
Framing biblical interpretation at New York Theological Seminary : a student self-inventory on biblical hermeneutics / Norman K. Gottwald --
Reading for liberation / Mary Ann Tolbert --
The God of Jesus in the gospel sayings source / Antoinette Clark Wire --
Afterwords: The politics and poetics of location / Mary Ann Tolbert. V.2 Social location and biblical interpretation in global perspective. Introduction: Cultural studies and contemporary biblical criticism : ideological criticism as mode of discourse / Fernando F. Segovia --
Readings from Africa. The divine name Yahweh ʹĔlōhim from the African perspective / Temba L.J. Mafico --
Biblical interpretation and the social location of the interpreter : African women's reading of the Bible / Mercy Amba Oduyoye --
Reading from this place : some problems and prospects / Teres Okure --
Readings from Asia. Pentecost and the Intifada / Naim Ateek --
On John 7:53-8:11 : a well-cherished story / Hisako Kinukawa --
Exile and return in the perspective of 1997 / Archie C.C. Lee --
Laughing at idols : the dark side of biblical monotheism (an Indian reading of Isiah 44:9-20) / George M. Soares-Prabhu --
A voice from the margin : reading Matthew 15:21-28 in an Australian feminist key / Elaine M. Wainwright --
Readings from Europe. Gender hermeneutics : the effective history of consciousness and the use of social gender in the gospels / Lone Fatum --
In this place : the center and the margins in theology / Christopher Rowland --
Working for liberation : a change of perspective in New Testament scholarship / Luise Schottroff --
Readings from Latin America. Social location and biblical interpretation : a tropical reading / Tereza Cavalcanti --
Exegesis of Second Isiah from the perspective of the oppressed : paths for reflection / J. Severino Croatto --
Reading the Bible in the ecclesial base communities of Latin America : meaning of social context / Paulo Fernando Carneiro de Andrade --
Apocalyptic and the economy : a reading of Revelation 18 from the experience of economic exclusion / Néstor Míguez --
The hermeneutics of liberation : a hermeneutics of the spirit / Pablo Richard --
Readings from North America. The personification of cities as female in the Hebrew Bible : the thesis of Aloysius Fitzgerald, F.S.C. / Peggy L. Day --
Toward intercultural criticism : a reading strategy from the diaspora / Fernando F. Segovia --
When resistance becomes repression : Mark 13:9-27 and the poetics of location / Mary Ann Tolbert --
Afterword: Christianity, imperialism, and the decentering of privilege / Mary Ann Tolbert.
Responsibility: Fernando F. Segovia and Mary Ann Tolbert, editors.


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