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Religious Studies
  • Author:
    Charles Villa-Vicencio
  • ISBN:
    0802803598
  • ISBN13:
    978-0802803597
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    Eerdmans Pub Co (January 1, 1988)
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    309 pages
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Essays discuss violence in South Africa, Christian support for Black South Africans, historical attitudes toward war, and liberation theology. ISBN13: 9780802803597. Release Date: March 1988.

Charles Villa-Vicencio is a South-African educator, theologian and author. He is a professor emeritus at the University of Cape Town. Villa-Vicencio began his career as a part-time lecturer at the University of Cape Town in 1976. Two years later he took a position of a senior lecturer at the University of South Africa. In 1981, Charles became an associate professor at that university. He served as a senior lecturer at the University of Cape Town from 1982 to 1984. Then in 1984, Villa-Vicencio was appointed an associate professor at the same university.

The Kairos Document (KD) is a theological statement issued in 1985 by a group of mainly black South African theologians based predominantly in the townships of Soweto, South Africa. The document challenged the churches' response to what the authors saw as the vicious policies of the apartheid regime under the state of emergency declared on 21 July 1985. The KD evoked strong reactions and furious debates not only in South Africa, but world-wide.

Geographic Name: South Africa Race relations. Personal Name: Villa-Vicencio, Charles. Uncontrolled Related/Analytical Title: Theology and violence. Rubrics: Violence Religious aspects Christianity Race relations. Download PDF book format. Download DOC book format. by Law, lawyers and race critical race theory from the United States to EuropeMathias Möschel.

South Africa’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission: Ethical and Theological Perspectives. Theology and Violence: The South African Debate. Ethics and International Affairs, 12, 44–67. Hawley, John Stratton.

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The changing situation in South Africa and eastern Europe prompts Charles Villa-Vicencio to investigate the implications of transforming liberation theology into a theology of reconstruction and nation-building

The changing situation in South Africa and eastern Europe prompts Charles Villa-Vicencio to investigate the implications of transforming liberation theology into a theology of reconstruction and nation-building. Such a transformation, he argues, requires theology to become an unambiguously inter-disciplinary study. This book explores the encounter between theology, on the one hand, and constitutional writing, law-making, human rights, economics, and the freedom of conscience on the other.

Theology and Violence: The South African Debate. In Africa, apart from the then Union of South Africa, the only independent states were Egypt, Ethiopia and Liberia

Theology and Violence: The South African Debate. Charles Villa-Vicencio, e. Theology and Violence: The South African Debate (Johannesburg: Skotaville, 1987). Consider Fred Charles Ikle, " Can Social Predictions Be Evaluated? " Daeda-lus 96 (1967): 733–758. In Africa, apart from the then Union of South Africa, the only independent states were Egypt, Ethiopia and Liberia. On the map of Africa all the remaining territories were shaded in different colours to indicate which of the colonial powers ruled over their destinies.

A Theology of Reconstruction: Theology and nation-building. South Africa: Options For the Future. Charles Villa-Vicencio. The South African political settlement had largely to do with an exchange of justice for truth. These concepts have been tirelessly dissected in numerous academic books, journals, and in the media. More).

Essays discuss violence in South Africa, Christian support for Black South Africans, historical attitudes toward war, and liberation theology