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Beyond slavery : overcoming its religious and sexual legacies, edited by Bernadette J. Brooten ; with the editorial assistance of Jacqueline L. Hazelton

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Beyond slavery : overcoming its religious and sexual legacies
Title
Beyond slavery
Title remainder
overcoming its religious and sexual legacies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernadette J. Brooten ; with the editorial assistance of Jacqueline L. Hazelton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In a United States that continues to be driven by racial and cultural divisions, from the disproportionately high number of incarcerated African Americans to heartfelt disagreements over the true nature of marriage and the proper role of faith in public policy, the Feminist Sexual Ethics Project (from which this book originated) has identified a crucial nexus underlying these fiercest of arguments: The conjunction of religion, slavery, and sexuality"--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E443
LC item number
.B45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooten, Bernadette J
  • Hazelton, Jacqueline L
Series statement
Black religion/womanist thought/social justice.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women slaves
  • Women
  • Slavery
Label
Beyond slavery : overcoming its religious and sexual legacies, edited by Bernadette J. Brooten ; with the editorial assistance of Jacqueline L. Hazelton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4. From plantations to prisons : African American women prisoners in the United States /rEllen M. Barry
  • pt. III. Overcoming slavery's legacies in religious law.
  • 5.
  • The purchase of his money: slavery and the ethics of Jewish marriage /rGail Labovitz
  • 6.
  • Slavery and sexual ethics in Islam /rKecia Ali
  • pt. IV. Ancient origins of the problems. 7.
  • "She shall not go free as male slaves do": developing views about slavery and gender in the laws of the Hebrew Bible /rDavid P. Wright
  • 8.
  • Early Christianity, slavery, and women's bodies /rJennifer A. Glancy
  • pt. I. A prayer. 1.
  • 9.
  • Gender, slavery, and technology: the shaping of the early Christian moral imagination /rSheila Briggs
  • pt. V. Why sexual ethics needs history. 10.
  • "As if she were his wife": slavery and sexual ethics in late medieval Spain /rDebra Blumenthal
  • 11. Love, sex, slavery, and Sally Hemings /rMia Bay
  • 12.
  • Breaking the silence: sexual hypocrisies from Thomas Jefferson to Strom Thurmond /rCatherine Clinton
  • pt. VI. Should the Bible form the basis of public policy? 13.
  • The Bible, slavery, and the problem of authority /rSylvester A. Johnson
  • 14.
  • Prayer for my daughter (poem) /rNancy Rawles
  • The "purity of the white woman, not the purity of the Negro woman": the contemporary legacies of historical laws against interracial marriage /rFay Botham
  • pt. VII. The stories we tell. 15.
  • Mammy's daughters; or, the DNA of a feminist sexual ethics /rFrances Smith Foster
  • pt. VIII. Restorative justice.
  • 16.
  • Enslaved Black women: a theology of justice and reparations /rDwight N. Hopkins
  • pt. IX. A mediation. 17.
  • A visit from the old mistress (oil on canvas by Winslow Homer) (poem) /rFlorence Ladd
  • pt. II.
  • Overcoming slavery's legacies in the United States.
  • 2.
  • The paradox of silence and display: sexual violation of enslaved women and contemporary contradictions in Black female sexuality /rDorothy Roberts
  • 3.
  • From Mammy to welfare queen: images of Black women in public-policy formation /rEmilie M. Townes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 352 p.
Isbn
9780230100169
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
20100014 92
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)468976300
  • (OCoLC)468976300
Label
Beyond slavery : overcoming its religious and sexual legacies, edited by Bernadette J. Brooten ; with the editorial assistance of Jacqueline L. Hazelton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4. From plantations to prisons : African American women prisoners in the United States /rEllen M. Barry
  • pt. III. Overcoming slavery's legacies in religious law.
  • 5.
  • The purchase of his money: slavery and the ethics of Jewish marriage /rGail Labovitz
  • 6.
  • Slavery and sexual ethics in Islam /rKecia Ali
  • pt. IV. Ancient origins of the problems. 7.
  • "She shall not go free as male slaves do": developing views about slavery and gender in the laws of the Hebrew Bible /rDavid P. Wright
  • 8.
  • Early Christianity, slavery, and women's bodies /rJennifer A. Glancy
  • pt. I. A prayer. 1.
  • 9.
  • Gender, slavery, and technology: the shaping of the early Christian moral imagination /rSheila Briggs
  • pt. V. Why sexual ethics needs history. 10.
  • "As if she were his wife": slavery and sexual ethics in late medieval Spain /rDebra Blumenthal
  • 11. Love, sex, slavery, and Sally Hemings /rMia Bay
  • 12.
  • Breaking the silence: sexual hypocrisies from Thomas Jefferson to Strom Thurmond /rCatherine Clinton
  • pt. VI. Should the Bible form the basis of public policy? 13.
  • The Bible, slavery, and the problem of authority /rSylvester A. Johnson
  • 14.
  • Prayer for my daughter (poem) /rNancy Rawles
  • The "purity of the white woman, not the purity of the Negro woman": the contemporary legacies of historical laws against interracial marriage /rFay Botham
  • pt. VII. The stories we tell. 15.
  • Mammy's daughters; or, the DNA of a feminist sexual ethics /rFrances Smith Foster
  • pt. VIII. Restorative justice.
  • 16.
  • Enslaved Black women: a theology of justice and reparations /rDwight N. Hopkins
  • pt. IX. A mediation. 17.
  • A visit from the old mistress (oil on canvas by Winslow Homer) (poem) /rFlorence Ladd
  • pt. II.
  • Overcoming slavery's legacies in the United States.
  • 2.
  • The paradox of silence and display: sexual violation of enslaved women and contemporary contradictions in Black female sexuality /rDorothy Roberts
  • 3.
  • From Mammy to welfare queen: images of Black women in public-policy formation /rEmilie M. Townes
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vi, 352 p.
Isbn
9780230100169
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
20100014 92
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)468976300
  • (OCoLC)468976300

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