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Maps for a FiestaA Latina/o Perspective on Knowledge and the Global Crisis

Maps for a Fiesta: A Latina/o Perspective on Knowledge and the Global Crisis

Otto Maduro

Eduardo Mendieta (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823263042
eISBN:
9780823266814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823263042.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

What can theology offer in the context of neoliberalism, globalization, growing inequality, and an ever more ecologically precarious planet that disproportionately affects the poor? This book ... More

Material SpiritReligion and Literature Intranscendent

Material Spirit: Religion and Literature Intranscendent

Gregory C. Stallings, Manuel Asensi, and Carl Good (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823255405
eISBN:
9780823261147
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255405.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Literature

This book examines philosophical, religious, and literary or artistic texts using methodologies and insights that have grown out of reflection on literature and art. In them, the phrase “material ... More

Medieval Exegesis and Religious DifferenceCommentary, Conflict, and Community in the Premodern Mediterranean

Medieval Exegesis and Religious Difference: Commentary, Conflict, and Community in the Premodern Mediterranean

Ryan Szpiech (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780823264629
eISBN:
9780823266821
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823264629.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Biblical Studies

Exegesis and scriptural commentary is at the heart of medieval Jewish, Christian, and Muslim traditions. Evolving in all three Abrahamic traditions as a multifaceted practice—at once social, ... More

Modernist Form and the Myth of Jewification

Modernist Form and the Myth of Jewification

Neil Levi

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823255061
eISBN:
9780823260867
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823255061.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

From the mid-nineteenth century until the end of the Second World War, if not beyond, certain works of European modernist art, literature, and music that were neither by nor about Jews have ... More

More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic ChurchVoices of Our Times

More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Voices of Our Times

Christine Firer Hinze and J. Patrick Hornbeck II (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256570
eISBN:
9780823261369
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256570.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The Second Vatican Council’s landmark document Gaudium et spes called Catholics to cultivate robust, mutually enriching dialogue with the modern world by attentively and discerningly listening to the ... More

More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic ChurchInquiry, Thought, and Expression

More than a Monologue: Sexual Diversity and the Catholic Church: Inquiry, Thought, and Expression

J. Patrick Hornbeck II and Michael A. Norko (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823257621
eISBN:
9780823261581
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823257621.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This volume contains chapters drawn from a series of public conferences held in autumn 2011 entitled “More than a Monologue.” The series was the fruit of collaboration among four institutions of ... More

Mornings at the Stanton Street ShulA Summer on the Lower East Side

Mornings at the Stanton Street Shul: A Summer on the Lower East Side

Jonathan Boyarin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780823239009
eISBN:
9780823239047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823239009.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Judaism

The Stanton Street Shul is one of the last remaining Jewish congregations on New York's historic Lower East Side. This narrow building wedged into a lot designed for an old-law tenement is full of ... More

The MosqueThe Heart of Submission

The Mosque: The Heart of Submission

Rusmir Mahmutćehajić

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823225842
eISBN:
9780823237159
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823225842.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book is an extended meditation on a dimension of Islam unfamiliar to most Western readers. The mosque, this book argues, is not an analogue of the Christian church, not least because in Islam ... More

Motherhood as MetaphorEngendering Interreligious Dialogue

Motherhood as Metaphor: Engendering Interreligious Dialogue

Jeannine Hill Fletcher

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780823251179
eISBN:
9780823252930
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823251179.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book stands at the intersection of feminist theology and religious diversity. Written by a Christian theologian, it employs feminist methodologies to open new horizons in comparative practice ... More

The Mysticism of the Cloud of Unknowing

The Mysticism of the Cloud of Unknowing

William Johnston

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823220748
eISBN:
9780823236824
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823220748.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Theology

“The Cloud of Unknowing” was the work of an unknown 14th-century English writer with a powerful message of God's unconditional love in the face of despair. This book's theological treatment of this ... More

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