9781433511479

Liberating Black Theology : The Bible and the Black Experience in America

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  • ISBN13:

    9781433511479

  • ISBN10:

    1433511479

  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2/3/2010
  • Publisher: Good News Pub
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Summary

An African-American theologian presents this timely critique of the "victimology" theme within black liberation theology and its long-standing spiritual and social implications.

Author Biography

Anthony B. Bradley (PhD, Westminster Theological Seminary) is a visiting professor of theology at the King's College, New York. He also serves as a research fellow at the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty and is a sought-after commentator on current issues for major broadcast media such as NPR and CNN/Headline News.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 11
Introductionp. 13
Setting the Stage: Defining Terms and Theological Distinctionsp. 17
America the Broken: Cone's Sociopolitical Ethical Contextp. 35
Cone's Theological Scaffoldingp. 55
Victimology in the Marxist Ethics of Black Theologyp. 85
Biblical Interpretation and the Black Experiencep. 121
Is There a Future for Black Liberation Theology?p. 161
Further Readingp. 193
Scripture Indexp. 197
General Indexp. 199
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