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
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).