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eBook Biblical Hermeneutics of Liberation: Modes of Reading the Bible in the South African Context (Bible and Liberation) ePub

by Gerald O. West

  • ISBN: 1570750203
  • Category: Bible Study and Reference
  • Subcategory: Bibles
  • Author: Gerald O. West
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Orbis Books; Revised edition (June 1, 1995)
  • Pages: 350
  • ePub book: 1920 kb
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African Theology (1) Biblical Interpretation (1) Biblical Studies (1) CW (1) exegesis (1) Gottwald (1) Hermeneutics (2) .

African Theology (1) Biblical Interpretation (1) Biblical Studies (1) CW (1) exegesis (1) Gottwald (1) Hermeneutics (2) liberation (1) liberation theology (1) Scripture (1) South Africa (2). refresh. Member recommendations. Peter Walshe analyses the role of the churches in South Africa from 1910 to the present time as they were challenged by the injustices generated by the government's racialism and apartheid policies. He describes their generally phlegmatic response over the years, both institutionally and at the level of the local congregation.

Biblical Hermeneutics of Liberation Modes of Reading the Bible in the South African Context. An Unconventional History of Hermeneutics in the West. Richard Palmer, Wen-Hsiang Chen & Yueh Lin - 2008 - Philosophy and Culture 35 (2):21-44. Gerald O. West - 1991. The Bible and Liberation Political and Social Hermeneutics. Norman K. Gottwald & Richard A. Horsley - 1993. Literary Theory and Biblical Hermeneutics Proceedings of the International Conference "Reading Scripture - Literary Criticism and Biblical Hermeneutics", Pannonhalma, Hungary, 4th-6th July, 1991. Tibor Fabiny - 1992 - Department of English, Attila József University.

Biblical Hermeneutics of Liberation : Modes of Reading the Bible in the South African Context. In this work West critically examines a range of liberationist approaches to the Bible-including those by black, feminist and Latin American liberation theologians

Biblical Hermeneutics of Liberation : Modes of Reading the Bible in the South African Context. In this work West critically examines a range of liberationist approaches to the Bible-including those by black, feminist and Latin American liberation theologians. His concern is to demonstrate that what binds these approaches is a hermeneutical which consciously adopts some fundamental commitment to the poor and oppressed.

The same Bible that historically has been invoked to support exploitation is also a source of inspiration for those .

The same Bible that historically has been invoked to support exploitation is also a source of inspiration for those fighting oppression and injustice. This collection of essays highlights the different receptions that liberation- ist hermeneutics has found in a number of contemporary contexts.

Nevertheless, liberation theology still thrives in South America, global .

Nevertheless, liberation theology still thrives in South America, global academia, and in South Africa, where Gerald West, a white, middleclass South African, wants to express solidarity with the poor and the oppressed by creating a means to interface trained exegetes with "ordinary readers," working-class people who, he imagines, will have their appropriation of the biblical truth enhanced by being exposed to . His book is a revision of a book first issued by Cluster Publications of Pietermaritzburg before Nelson Mandela's epoch-making ascendancy to president

Something I have learned while teaching the Bible in Zambia is the importance of interpreting the Bible contextually.

African Biblical Hermeneutics. The case of the missing cross: Is contextual hermeneutics depriving the Southern African church? Something I have learned while teaching the Bible in Zambia is the importance of interpreting the Bible contextually more. Something I have learned while teaching the Bible in Zambia is the importance of interpreting the Bible contextually. Reconfiguring a biblical story Genesis 19 in the context of South African discussions about homosexuality.

He is the author of Biblical Hermeneutics of Liberation: Modes of Reading the Bible in the South African Context (Cluster Publications/Orbis) and The Academy of the Poor: Towards a Dialogical Reading of the Bible (Sheffield.

Reading Other-wise: Socially Engaged Biblical Scholars Reading with Their Local Communities: An Introduction, Gerald O. West Ye Ma Wo Mo! African Hermeneuts, You Have Spoken At Last: Reflections On Semeia 73 (1996), Eric Anum Dear God!

Reading the bible in the global south. Maryknoll: Orbis Books. Biblical hermeneutics of liberation: Modes of reading the bible in the south African context. Pietermaritzburg: Cluster Publications.

Reading the bible in the global south. CrossRefGoogle Scholar. Interpreting the bible: A handbook of terms and methods. Peabody: Hendrikson Publishers. The academy of the poor: Towards a dialogical reading of the bible. Wutawunashe, A. 2012.

In this work West critically examines a range of liberationist approaches to the Bible--including those by black, feminist and Latin American liberation theologians. His concern is to demonstrate that what binds these approaches is a hermeneutical which consciously adopts some fundamental commitment to the poor and oppressed.