Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Postcolonial Reconfigurations:: An Alternative Way of Reading the Bible and Doing Theology


Postcolonial Reconfigurations:: An Alternative Way of Reading the Bible and Doing Theology (Paperback)

R. S. Sugirtharajah
  • Paperback: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Chalice Press (November 2003)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0827229968
  • ISBN-13: 978-0827229969
The Blurb:
Collected essays exploring how to do theology (part one) and read the Bible (part two) when viewed through the eyes of oppressed peoples who have suffered - and continue to suffer - from western colonialism.

About the Author

R. S. Sugirtharajah is Professor of Biblical Hermeneutics, University of Birmingham. His most recent publications include: Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation (2002), and The Bible and the Third World: Precolonial, Colonial and Postcolonial Encounters (2001).


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