Introducing Black theology of liberation /

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Main Author: Hopkins, Dwight N.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Maryknoll, N.Y. : Orbis Books, c1999.
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Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Definition
  • Purpose
  • Stages in the Development of Black Theology
  • Theological Developments
  • 1.. The Development of Black Theology
  • Black Religion during the Slavery Period
  • Memories of African Beliefs
  • Commonsense Wisdom
  • Reinterpretation of White Christianity
  • Rereading the Bible
  • Developments in the 1950s and 1960s
  • Black Religion
  • The Civil Rights Movement
  • The Black Power Movement
  • Method of Black Theology
  • Sources
  • The Norm in Black Theology
  • Rhythm
  • 2.. The First Generation
  • Advocating a Faith Revealed in Politics
  • Advocating a Faith Based in Black Culture
  • Conclusion
  • 3.. The Second Generation
  • Womanist Theology
  • Intellectual Developments
  • Popular Culture
  • Black Poor Folk
  • Afrocentricity
  • Remaking Traditional Disciplines
  • Global Connections
  • Challenging Black Theology's Liberation Claim
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Working Together: Ties between the First and Second Generations
  • The First Generation Today
  • Challenges for the Second Generation
  • 4.. Womanist Theology
  • Historical Backdrop
  • The Rise of Womanist Theology
  • History
  • Method
  • Intellectual Developments
  • Conclusion
  • 5.. Black Theology and Third World Liberation Theologies
  • Black Theology Meets African Theology
  • Black Theology Meets Latin American Theology
  • Black Theology Meets Asian Theology
  • Black Theology and Eatwot
  • 6.. Conclusion
  • Challenges for Black Theology Today
  • Notes
  • Index

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