By Nancy R. Howell

during this well timed, considerate publication, which works to the center of feminist issues within the context of bigger social, ecological, and theological concerns, Nancy R. Howell proposes an ecofeminist worldview in accordance with the organic-relational philosophy of Alfred North Whitehead. particularly, the e-book explores the ways that Whitehead's philosophy will help to set up interrelationships between numerous women's groups, the connection among humanity and nature, and the theological strategy of referring to the realm to God.

Howell strives to enhance ideas which are suitable with the large spectrum of women's voices from varied racial backgrounds and social strata. particularly, she strikes past mere acknowledgment of differing views in the woman's circulate and heavily engages criticisms of race-privileged white feminism by way of African American ("womanist") and Latin American (mujerista) activists.

A Feminist Cosmology demands a self-critical reformation of feminist proposal in keeping with a extra inclusive framework, one who takes into consideration the variety of relationships between girls, the deep interdependence of humanity and the surroundings, and finally the diversity of theological views touching on the realm to God.

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