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Author Brett, Mark G.

Title Decolonizing god : the Bible in the tides of empire / Mark G. Brett
Published Sheffield : Sheffield Phoenix Press, [2008]
©2008

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Description 237 pages ; 24 cm
Series The Bible in the modern world, 1747-9630 ; 16
Bible in the modern world, 1747-9630 ; 16
Bible in the modern world ; 16
Bible in the modern world. 1747-9630 ; 16
Contents The Bible and colonization -- Alienating earth and the curse of empires -- Ancestors and their gifts -- Pigs, pots and cultural hybrids -- Deuteronomy, genocide and the desires of nations -- Dissident prophets and the making of utopias -- Exile and ethnic conflict -- Jesus, non-violence and the Christ question -- Paul and hybrid Christian identities -- Postcolonial theology and ethics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-224) and indexes
Subject Bible -- Postcolonial criticism.
Religion and ethics.
Decolonization.
LC no. 2009379732
ISBN 1906055378
9781906055370