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  1. Women and Religion

    Edited by Pamela Klassen

    Series: Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

    This collection is an essential research tool for all students specializing in religion and women’s studies, and will be equally useful to those working in related fields such as anthropology, cultural studies, history, literary studies, philosophy, political science, psychology, and theology. By...

    Published June 25th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Numen, Old Men

    Contemporary Masculine Spiritualities and the Problem of Patriarchy

    By Joseph Gelfer

    Series: Gender, Theology and Spirituality

    Since the early 1990s there have been various movements designed to encourage 'masculine spirituality'. All these movements share a concern that spirituality has become too feminine and that men's experiences of the spiritual are being marginalized. The task of masculine spirituality is to promote...

    Published February 28th 2009 by Routledge

  3. Women and Reiki

    Energetic/Holistic Healing in Practice

    By Judith MacPherson

    'Women and Reiki' is the first ethnographic study of Reiki and energetic healing in Britain. The book argues that if we are to build an accurate and comprehensive picture of healing we must examine the role of gender, representation and power. Although women healers predominate at the grass roots...

    Published October 14th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Beyond Monotheism

    A theology of multiplicity

    By Laurel Schneider

    Laurel Schneider takes the reader on a vivid journey from the origins of "the logic of the One" - only recently dubbed monotheism - through to the modern day, where monotheism has increasingly failed to adequately address spiritual, scientific, and ethical experiences in the changing world. In Part...

    Published September 6th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Patriarchs, Prophets and Other Villains

    Edited by Lisa Isherwood

    Series: Gender, Theology and Spirituality

    Patriarchs, Prophets and Other Villains takes as a starting point the hermeneutics of suspicion. The book illustrates the way in which texts and interpretations have been manipulated for the purpose of power and control. Through careful-counter readings it challenges the ways in which the female...

    Published July 17th 2007 by Routledge

  6. A History of Women's Seclusion in the Middle East

    The Veil in the Looking Glass

    By J Dianne Garner, Linn Prentis

    Learn how the seclusion of women can be used as a feminist defense against exploitation—and as an empowering forceInternationally acclaimed author Ann Chamberlin’s book, A History of Women’s Seclusion in the Middle East: The Veil in the Looking Glass is a critical...

    Published October 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Reweaving the Relational Mat

    A Christian Response to Violence Against Women from Oceania

    By Joan Filemoni-Tofaeono, Lydia Johnson

    Series: Religion and Violence

    Reweaving the Relational Mat is an integrative response to the problem of violence against women which grounds theological and sociological analysis in the praxis of Oceanian Christian women's experiences of violence. It focuses on the collusion of the church in the problem of violence against...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Routledge

  8. A Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion

    Love Letters to the Church

    By Donald G Hanway

    Encourage the Church to address the gift of human sexuality—how to view it, how to deal with it, and how it relates to spiritualityA Theology of Gay and Lesbian Inclusion: Love Letters to the Church challenges traditional church teachings that brand homosexuality as immoral, using pertinent...

    Published July 12th 2006 by Routledge

  9. Sex and the Sacred

    Gay Identity and Spiritual Growth

    By Daniel A Helminiak

    A down-to-earth look at the spiritual power of sexSex and the Sacred examines the spiritual dimension of human sexuality in a way that is free of religious affiliation but still open to traditional religion and belief in God. Dr. Daniel Helminiak, author of the best-selling What the Bible Really...

    Published April 19th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Sons of the Church

    The Witnessing of Gay Catholic Men

    By Thomas B Stevenson

    The book that can help you reconcile being both gay and CatholicSons of the Church: The Witnessing of Gay Catholic Men spotlights testimonials from over thirty gay Catholic men to answer the question, “How can you be gay and Catholic?” Dr. Thomas B. Stevenson, who received degrees from...

    Published February 26th 2006 by Routledge