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By Christopher Rowland

Liberation theology is extensively said in discussions of politics and faith yet now not consistently thoroughly understood. the second one variation of this spouse brings the tale of the movement's carrying on with value and effect modern. extra essays, which enhance these within the unique version, extend upon the problems by way of facing gender and sexuality and the $64000 subject of epistemology. within the gentle of a extra conservative ethos in Roman Catholicism, and in theology regularly, liberation theology is usually stated to were an highbrow move tied to a selected interval of ecumenical and political theology. those essays point out its carrying on with significance in several contexts and permit readers to find its unique highbrow ethos in the evolving contextual and cultural matters of theology and non secular reports. This e-book should be of curiosity to scholars of theology in addition to to sociologists, political theorists and historians.

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