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The Riddle of Human Rights

Gary Teeple - Social Science - 2005 - 273 pages
In The Riddle of Human Rights Gary Teeple makes the case that human rights are peculiar to a historically given mode of production; in other words, they comprise a public ...
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American Soldiers Overseas: The Global Military Presence

Anni P. Baker - History - 2004 - 204 pages
Examines the history and cultural impact of the U.S. military presence around the world, focusing on the two-way exchange, both positive and negative, where societies meet.
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Telling Our Lives: Conversations on Solidarity and Difference

Frida Kerner Furman, Linda Williamson Nelson, Elizabeth Kelly - Social Science - 2005 - 218 pages
Telling Our Lives explores how three working-class women from Jewish, African-American, and Irish-American backgrounds connect across their differences through storytelling and ...
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Of Divine Economy: Refinancing Redemption

Marion Grau - Religion - 2004 - 255 pages
God gives Green Stamps. A look at the theological and economic meanings of redemption.
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The Lost Coin: Parables of Women, Work, and Wisdom

Mary Ann Beavis - Religion - 2002 - 344 pages
A collection of feminist interpretations of parables about women and women's work. This volume not only fills a gap in the scholarly literature on parables, but brings to life ...
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John and Postcolonialism: Travel, Space, and Power

Musa W. Dube Shomanah, Jeffrey Staley - Religion - 2002 - 254 pages
An exciting collection of essays connecting postcolonialism and the Gospel of John, written by a group of international scholars, both established and new, from Hispanic ...
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Doing Justice to Mercy: Religion, Law, and Criminal Justice

Jonathan Rothchild, Matthew Myer Boulton, Kevin Jung - Religion - 2007 - 280 pages
The schools of divinity and law at the University of Chicago sponsored a three-day conference (no date cited) to explore the relationship of mercy to justice in systems of ...
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Feminist Theologies: Legacy and Prospect

Rosemary Radford Ruether - Religion - 2007 - 175 pages
* A brief and informed survey of women's studies in religion * Highlights the emergence of contextual feminist theologies * Contributors are the leading theologians in their field
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