Book Lists from Seminary Classrooms. (Required Reading *)
Course: "Women, Theology and the Church"
School: Vanderbilt Divinity School
Professor: Mary McClintock Fulkerson
Women's Ways of Worship: Gender Analysis and Liturgical History, by Teresa Berger
Ordaining Women: Culture and Conflict in Religious Organizations, by Mark Chaves
Beyond God the Father: Toward a Philosophy of Women's Liberation, by Mary Daly
Making the Difference: Gender, Personhood and Theology, by Elaine Graham
Women, Authority and the Bible, by Alvera Mickelson
Sexism and God-Talk, by Rosemary Radford Ruether
A Troubling in My Soul: Womanist Perspectives on Evil and Suffering, edited by Emily Townes
Defecting in Place: Women Claiming Responsibility for Their Own Spiritual Lives, by Miriam Therese Winter, Adair Lummis and Allison Stokes
Course: "Biblical Perspectives on Health and Healing"
School: North Park Theological Seminary
Professor: James K. Bruckner
The Holy Bible
Health Care and the Rise of Christianity, by Hector Avalos
Healing and Christianity, by Morton Kelsey
Healing in the New Testament: Insights form Medieval and Mediterranean Anthropology, by John Pilch
The Bible and Healing: A Medical and Theological Commentary, by John R. Wilkinson
Course: "The Political Economy of Misery"
School: Harvard Divinity School
Professor: Emilie Townes
Welfare Policy, edited by Elizabeth Bounds, Pamela J. Brubaker and Mary Hobgood.
Political Ecnomy: A Comparitive Approach, by Barry Clark
Critical Race Theory, edited by Kimberle Crenshaw et al.
Dismantling Privilege: An Ethics of Acccountability, by Mary Hobgood
In the Shadow of the Poorhouse, by Michael B. Katz
Dying for Growth: Global Inequality and the Health of the Poor, edited by Jim Yong Kim et al.
When Corporations Rule the World, by David C. Korten
Racial Formation in the U.S.: From the 1960s to the 1990s, by Michael Omni and Howard Winant
Course: "Advanced Studies in Youth, Church and Culture"
School: Princeton Theological Seminary
Professor: Kenda Creasy Dean
Confessions, by Augustine
The Rise and Fall of the American Teenager, by Thomas Hine
The Logic of the Spirit, by James Loder
Runaway World, by Anthony Giddens
Millennials Rising, by Nell Howe and William Strauss
The Contemplative Pastor, by Eugene Peterson
Sometimes We Dance, Sometimes We Wrestle, by Michael Carotta
Beyond the Worship Wars, by Thomas Long
The Godbearing Life, by Kenda Creasy Dean and Ron Foster
Code of the Street, by Elijah Anderson
The Sex Life of Teenagers, by Lynn E. …