By Ellen Armour,Susan St.Ville,Susan St. Ville
In such works as Gender Trouble and Bodies That Matter Judith Butler broke new floor in figuring out the development and function of identities. whereas Butler's writings were the most important and sometimes debatable within the improvement of feminist and queer idea, Bodily Citations is the 1st anthology established on utilizing her theories to faith. during this assortment students in anthropology, bible study, theology, ethics, and formality reviews use Butler's paintings to enquire a number of issues in biblical, Islamic, Buddhist, and Christian traditions. The authors shed new mild on Butler's rules and spotlight their moral and political import. in addition they increase the scope of spiritual reviews as they convey it into dialog with feminist and queer theory.
Subjects mentioned contain the woman's mosque circulation in Cairo, the ordination of girls within the Catholic Church, the potential of queer ethics, spiritual ritual, and biblical structures of sexuality.
Contributors contain: Karen Trimble Alliaume, Lewis collage; Teresa Hornsby, Drury collage; Amy Hollywood, Harvard Divinity institution; Christina Hutchins, Pacific tuition of faith; Saba Mahmood, collage of California, Berkeley; Susanne Mrozik, Mount Holyoke collage; Claudia Schippert, collage of valuable Florida; Rebecca Schneider, Brown college; Ken Stone, Chicago Theological Seminary
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Bodily Citations: Religion and Judith Butler (Gender, Theory, and Religion) by Ellen Armour,Susan St.Ville,Susan St. Ville