Contextualizing Gender in Early Christian Discourse: by Caroline Vander Stichele,Todd Penner

By Caroline Vander Stichele,Todd Penner

during this publication, Vander Stichele and Penner introduce their very own gender-critical method of the hot testomony and different early Christian writings. construction on feminist and post-colonial insights, they discover the significance of gender in either textual content and context and speak about the varied matters fascinated with interpretation as they relate to gender, intercourse, and sexuality. The authors additionally set out their method and spotlight a few of the hermeneutical concerns concerned, resembling the complexity of gendered and sexed identities in antiquity and the distance that exists among sleek and historical conceptions thereof. They additional illustrate their gender-critical process with concrete examples from the Acts of the Apostles, the letters of Paul, and the Acts of Paul and Thecla, so one can exhibit how a gender-critical procedure works in perform. As such, this e-book is exclusive by way of its diversity in addition to within the specific methodological concentration that's fostered throughout.

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