ETHICS OF POLITICAL PARTICIPATION OF WOMEN IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: A SOPHIALOGICAL HERMENEUTIC

  • Léocadie Lushombo, IT Boston College, USA
Keywords: Political Participation, Sub-Saharan Africa

Author Biography

Léocadie Lushombo, IT, Boston College, USA

Léocadie Lushombo is a consecrated woman, missionary, and engaged with the Teresian Society. Lushombo is from the Democratic Republic of Congo (Central Africa), and completed her PhD in Theological Ethics at Boston College in May 2020. She completed Master’s in Theological Ethics at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, in Sustainable Development at the Universidad Pontificio Comillas in Madrid, and in Economics & Development at the Catholic University of Central Africa in Cameroon. She has extensively worked as a Consultant-Trainer in Organizational Development and Institutional Management Reinforcement regarding issues of degradation of environment, gender, and political rights of women, etc. She has published several articles and book chapters. Email: leolushombo@gmail.com

References

Daniel Margeurat, “Entrer Dans Le Monde Du Récit,” in Quand La Bible Se Raconte, ed. Daniel Margeurat, Paris: Les Editions du CERF, 2003.

Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, In Memory of Her: A Feminist Theological Reconstruction of Christian Origins, 10th-anniversary ed, New York: Crossroad, 1994.

Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, Sharing Her Word: Feminist Biblical Interpretation in Context, Boston: Beacon Press, 1998.

Fiorenza, Sharing Her Word: Feminist Biblical Interpretation in Context, 115, 163. See also Schüssler Fiorenza, “Wisdom Mythology and the Christological Hymns of the New Testament,” in Aspects of Wisdom in Judaism and Early Christianity, ed. Robert Louis Wilken and University of Notre Dame, Studies in Judaism and Christianity in Antiquity, no. 1, Notre Dame, Ind: University of Notre Dame Press.

Jon Sobrino, Christ The Liberator: A View from the Victims, Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2001, 12–14.

Struthers Elizabeth Malbon, “Narrative Criticism: Learning to Listen to the Story,” Catholic Theology and Thought 72 (Winter 2013).

Published
2020-11-17
How to Cite
Lushombo, IT, L. (2020). ETHICS OF POLITICAL PARTICIPATION OF WOMEN IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA: A SOPHIALOGICAL HERMENEUTIC. Asian Horizons, 14(3), 776-781. Retrieved from http://dvkjournals.in/index.php/ah/article/view/3215
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New Scholars