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Wisdom Ways: Introducing Feminist Biblical Interpretation
"Biblical interpretation, according to Elisabeth Schussler Fiorenza, is best understood as searching for Divine Wisdom. In Wisdom Ways she invites readers to join her on a journey of discovery." Addressing both feminist students and all those who wish to understand the exciting field of feminist biblical interpretation, she offers a review that is not merely informative bu ...more
Paperback, 229 pages
Published November 30th 2001 by Orbis Books
(first published November 2001)
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Helpful book, but fairly heady/dense/academic. I think it would be really good, as the beginning of the book suggests, to do with a peer or group - the exercises at the end of each chapter would be really good in that context. Definitely a good resource & reference, just a little cumbersome to get through.
Born Elisabeth Schüssler in Tășnad, in the Transylvanian region of the Kingdom of Romania, Professor Schüssler Fiorenza is a German feminist, theologian and Professor of Divinity at Harvard Divinity School. Schüssler Fiorenza identifies as Catholic and her work is generally in the context of Christianity, although much of her work has broader applicability.