Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Feminist Philosophy of Religion by Pamela Sue Anderson

Feminist philosophy of religion as a subject of study has developed because of the identification and exposure of explicit sexism in much of the traditional philosophical thinking about religion. This struggle with a discipline shaped almost exclusively by men has led feminist philosophers to redress the problematic biases of gender, race, class and sexual orientation of the subject. "Feminist Philosophy of Religion: Critical Readings" brings together key writings on the core topics and approaches to this growing field. Each essay exhibits a distinctive theoretical approach and the readings appropriate insights from the fields of literature, theology, philosophy, gender and cultural studies. Beginning with a general introduction, the first part of the reader explores important approaches to the feminist philosophy of religion, including psychoanalytic, poststructualist, post-metaphysical and epistemological frameworks. In the second part, the authors survey significant topics including questions of divinity, embodiment, autonomy and spirituality, and religious practice. The volume is supported by explanatory prefaces and an extensive bibliography which is organized thematically.

Buy Feminist Philosophy of Religion by Pamela Sue Anderson from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780415257497
ISBN-10: 0415257492
Format: Hardback
(246mm x 174mm x mm)
Pages: 292
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 23-Oct-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Feminist Philosophy of Religion by Pamela Sue Anderson

Book Reviews - Feminist Philosophy of Religion by Pamela Sue Anderson

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Feminist Philosophy of Religion book by Pamela Sue Anderson and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Pamela Sue Anderson

Pamela Sue Anderson is Dean of Regent's Park College in Oxford, where she lectures in philosophy. She is the author of Feminist Philosophy of Religion: The Rationality and Myths of Religious Belief (1997). Beverley Clack is Senior Lecturer in Religious STudies and Philosophy at Oxford Brookes University. Her books include Sex and Death (2002), Misogyny in the Western Philosophical Tradition (1999) and The Philosophy of Religion (1998).

Books By Pamela Sue Anderson

Ricoeur Across the Disciplines by Pamela Sue Anderson
Paperback, November 2011
$44.99
Politics to Come by Pamela Sue Anderson
Paperback, November 2011
$44.99
Kant and Theology by Pamela Sue Anderson
Paperback, May 2010
$26.99
Feminist Philosophy of Religion by Pamela Sue Anderson
Paperback, October 2003
$51.29