Toward a Womanist Ethic of Incarnation

Black Bodies, the Black Church, and the Council of Chalcedon

  • Authors
  • Eboni Marshall Turman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 1-18
  3. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 19-38
  4. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 59-85
  5. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 87-132
  6. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 133-161
  7. Eboni Marshall Turman
    Pages 163-172
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 173-214

About this book


The Black Church is an institution that emerged in rebellion against injustice perpetrated upon black bodies. How is it, then, that black women's oppression persists in black churches? This book engages the Chalcedonian Definition as the starting point for exploring the body as a moral dilemma.


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Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-47782-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-37388-5
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