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Asian biblical hermeneutics and postcolonialism

contesting the interpretations

by R. S. Sugirtharajah

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Published by Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Asia.,
  • India,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Bible -- Hermeneutics.,
    • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Asia -- History.,
    • Postcolonialism -- Asia.,
    • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- India -- History.,
    • Postcolonialism -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementR.S. Sugirtharajah.
      SeriesThe Bible & liberation series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBS476 .S84 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination148 p. ;
      Number of Pages148
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL368158M
      ISBN 101570752052
      LC Control Number98028725

        ―Kwok Pui-lan, Emory University, USA, author of Postcolonial Imagination and Feminist Theology "This monumental work is a treasure-trove, offering rich descriptions of Asian American contexts, insightful analyses of critical biblical and hermeneutical methods from Asian American perspectives, and new understandings of select biblical texts. Jin Young Choi rereads discipleship in the Gospel of Mark from a postcolonial feminist perspective, developing an Asian and Asian American hermeneutics of phronesis. Colonized subjects perceive Jesus' body as phantasmic. Discipleship means embodying the mystery of this body while engaging with.

      A review of Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism: Contesting the Interpretations by R. S. Sugirtharajah. Recommended Citation Thangaraj, M. Thomas () "Book Review: "Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism: Contesting the Interpretations"," Journal of Hindu-Christian Studies: Vol. 13, Article Author: M. Thomas Thangaraj.   As regards Asian and Asian American hermeneutics related to the Hebrew Bible, the book of Exodus has received particularly broad attention due to its migration and liberation motifs. In addition, border-crossing characters and characters with hybrid identities, such as Moses, Ruth, Hagar, Daniel, and Esther, become key subjects for theological.

        She has published extensively in feminist theology, postcolonial criticism and biblical hermeneutics, self-consciously speaking as an Asian woman through-out her career, though she has lived and worked primarily in the United States since commencing her doctoral studies at .   Home › (B) Book Review › T&T Clark Handbook of Asian American Biblical Hermeneutics. T&T Clark Handbook of Asian American Biblical Hermeneutics By AATF Admin on June 6, • (0). On the last day of class back in fall in Berkeley, California, as a typical first-time teaching Ph.D. student of the social media generation, I was eager to post a group picture of the class .


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Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism (Biblical Seminar)Cited by: The volume contributes a postcolonial perspective to such topics as textual production, commentarial writings and translations in colonial times, and then moves on to inspect Eurocentric notions embedded in current western biblical interpretation especially in projects such as "Jesus Research." It also contains an overview of and introduction to one of the most challenging and controversial Reviews: 1.

Sugirtharajah challenges past and prevailing methods of biblical interpretation in Asian circles of thought. He asserts that Christian thought in Asian must throw off oriental, anglicist, and nativistic modes of interpretation and embrace a new paradigm in perceiving the text of Scripture.

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Sugirtharajah takes up the theory of postcolonialism as a way of looking at biblical interpretative practices in the Asian context. Postcolonialism is a discourse of resistance that tries to. - Buy Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism: Contesting the Interpretations (Biblical Seminar S.) book online at best prices in India on Read Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism: Contesting the Interpretations (Biblical Seminar S.) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : R.

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Sun, Chloe Recent Research on Asian and Asian American Hermeneutics Related to the Hebrew ts in Biblical Research, Vol. 17, Issue. 3, p. Kwok Pui-lan has written or edited over 20 books, and her publications include Occupy Religion: Theology of the Multitude (), Postcolonial Imagination and Feminist Theology (), Introducing Asian Feminist Theology (), Discovering the Bible in the Non-Biblical World (), Chinese Women and Christianity, – (), and Hope.

The first reference resource on how Asian Americans are currently reading and interpreting the Bible, this volume also serves a valuable role in both developing and disseminating what can be termed as Asian American biblical hermeneutics.

The volume works from the important background that Asian Americans are the fastest growing ethnic/racial minority population in the USA, and that 42% of. This innovative book offers both practical and theoretical insights and provides compelling evidence of the continuing importance of postcolonial discourse for biblical studies.

Reviews 'R. Sugirtharajah, who is Professor of Biblical Hermeneutics at the University of Birmingham, has brought together interesting essays on the relationship. [Book Review: Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation] Article in The Journal of Religion 84(2) April with 12 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism: Contesting the Interpretations. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis Books. ISBN Asian Hermeneutics; Add this: Of course, there is a rich tradition of wisdom literature in the Bible that includes the book of Proverbs, includes the book of Ecclesiastes, and includes the book of Job.

We both have what you might call a kind of more proverbial kind of wisdom as is given in the Book of Proverbs—little short, pithy scenes. [10] R.S. Sugirtharajah, Asian Biblical Hermeneutics and Postcolonialism, [11] Thomas Manickam, “Bibilical Hermeneutics: An Indian Approach,” in Indian Interpretation of the Bible, edited by Agustine Thottakara (Bangalore: Dharmaram Publications, ),   R.

Sugirtharajah is Professor of Biblical Hermeneutics, University of Birmingham. Recent publications include: The Bible and Empire: Postcolonial Explorations (Cambridge, ), Postcolonial Criticism and Bibical Interpretation (Oxford, ), Postcolonial Reconfigurations: An alternative way of reading the Bible and doing Theology, SCM Pages: Get this from a library.

Asian biblical hermeneutics and postcolonialism: contesting the interpretations. [R S Sugirtharajah] -- "The volume contributes a postcolonial perspective to such topics as textual production, commentarial writings and translations in colonial times, and then moves on to inspect Eurocentric notions.

Interfaith Dialogue and Christian Theology in Asia—Edmund Kee-Fook Chia 3. Asian Christian Liberation Theology—Philip Vinod Peacock 4. Cross-Textual Hermeneutics in Asia—Archie Chi Chung Lee Part II: Fighting Foreign Fertilizers in the Furrows.

Postcolonial Asian Feminist Theologies—Kwok Pui-lan 6. Postcolonial theology is the application of postcolonial criticism to Christian is in postcolonial discourse, the term postcolonial is used without a hyphen, denoting an intellectual reaction against the colonial, instead of being merely sequential to it.

Looking for books by R.S. Sugirtharajah? See all books authored by R.S. Sugirtharajah, including Postcolonial Reconfigurations:: An Alternative Way of Reading the Bible and Doing Theology, and Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation, and more on A related flow of books, meanwhile, with the terms “postcolonial” or “postcolonialism” in their titles has also issued forth: The Postcolonial Bible, The Postcolonial Biblical Reader, Postcolonialism and Scriptural Reading, Postcolonial Biblical Criticism, Postcolonial Criticism and Biblical Interpretation, Postcolonial Feminist.In Postcolonial biblical interpretation Jeremy Punt reflects on the nature and value of the postcolonial hermeneutical approach, as it relates to the interpretation of biblical and in particular, Pauline texts.

Showing when a socio-politically engaged reading becomes postcolonial, but also what in the term postcolonial both attracts and also creates distance, exegesis from a postcolonial.