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Womanist Ethics

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Further Reading:

  • Emilie Townes, Womanist Ethics and the Cultural Production of Evil (Palgrave, 2006).
  • Emilie Townes, Breaking the Fine Rain of Death: African American Health Issues and a Womanist Ethic of Care (Continuum, 1995; reprinted by Wipf & Stock, 2006).
  • Stephanie Mitchem, Introducing Womanist Theology (Orbis, 2002).
  • Stacey M. Floyd-Thomas, ed., Deeper Shades of Purple: Womanism in Religion and Society (New York University Press, 2006).
  • Katie Geneva Cannon, Black Womanist Ethics (Scholars, 1988).
  • Delores Williams, “The Color of Feminism: Or Speaking the Black Woman’s Tongue,” Journal of Religious Thought 43 #1 (Spr-Sum 1986), 42-58.