Voices from the Margin: Interpreting the Bible in the Third World

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Orbis Books, Sep 30, 2006 - Religion - 506 pages
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This substantially revised edition has been expanded to include sixteen new essays and a new section on postcolonial readings of scripture. It also contains a new introduction and an afterword by the editor, calling attention to new developments in biblical interpretation.

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Western colonial governments and missionary movements over centuries brought the gospel of Jesus Christ to many parts of the world. At the turn of this new century, with most African, Asian, and South ... Read full review

Contents

Part One Reading Strategies
11
African American Women
27
Are They Helpful in Breaking
40
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

R. S. Sugirtharajah is Professor of Biblical Hermeneutics at the University of Birmingham. His publications include Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation (2002) and The Bible and the Third World (2001).

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