R&G Special Issue ‘Christianity, Gender, Sexuality and the Law in Latin America’

R&G Special Issue ‘Christianity, Gender, Sexuality and the Law in Latin America’

Religion and Gender has published issue 8:1 on https://www.religionandgender.org/. The issue was guest edited by Macarena Sáez, José Manuel Morán Faúndes. We invite you to review the articles of the special issue, the book reviews, and two open articles on our website.

Religion and Gender
Vol 8, No 1 (2018): Christianity, Gender, Sexuality and the Law in Latin America
Table of Contents

Articles (special issue)

  • Sexuality, Law, and Religion in Latin America: Frameworks in Tension Juan Marco Vaggione
  • The Crusade against Same-Sex Marriage in Colombia Mauricio Albarracín, Julieta Lemaitre
  • The Development of “Pro-Life” NGOs in Argentina: Three Strategic Movements, José Faúndes
  • The Regulation of Abortion in Chile: The Failure of the Separation of Church and State, Macarena Sáez
  • Sexual rights, Religion and Post-Neoliberalism in Argentina (2003-2015), Daniel Jones, Lucía Ariza, Mario Pecheny
  • Pentecostals and Human Rights Controversies in Brazil Maria Machado

Book Reviews

  • Review of Judith Casselberry, The Labor of Faith: Gender and Power in Black Apostolic Pentecostalism, Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2017, 213 pp., ISBN:9780822369035. Brenda Bartelink
  • Review of Charu Gupta, The Gender of Caste: Representing Dalits in Print (Global South Asia series), Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2016, xv + 336 pp., ISBN 9780295995649. Arpita Chakraborty
  • Review of Junaid Jahangir & Hussein Abdullatif, Islamic Law and Muslim Same-Sex Unions, Lanham: Lexington Books 2016, vii+269 pp., ISBN 978-0-7391-8937-5. Sabine Exner
  • Review of Catherine Keller and Mary-Jane Rubenstein (eds.), Entangled Worlds: Religion, Science, and New Materialisms (Transdisciplinary Theological Colloquia), New York: Fordham University Press, 2017, 333 p., ISBN 978-0-82-3276-22-6 Evelien Geerts
  • Review of Nanette R. Spina, Women’s Authority And Leadership In A Hindu Goddess Tradition, Palgrave Macmillan US, 2017, xiv + 327 pp., 22 tables, 1 figure, £80.00 hardcover, ISBN 978-1-137-58908-8 Monika Hirmer
  • Review of Georgina L. Jardim, Recovering the Female Voice in Islamic Scripture: Women and Silence, New York: Routledge 2016, 256 pp., ISBN 978-1-4724-2637-6 (hb), ISBN 978-1-4724-2639-0 (eb) Diego Rodríguez
  • Review of Margaretha A. van Es, Stereotypes and Self-Representations of Women with a Muslim Background: The Stigma of Being Oppressed, Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, vii + 317pp, ISBN978-3-319-40675-6/. Katrina Thompson
  • Review of Vanessa Reimer, Angels on Earth: Mothering, Religion, and Spirituality, Bradford: Demeter Press 2016, 278 pp., ISBN 978-1-77258-022-8. Mariske Westendorp
  • Review of Joan W. Scott, Sex & Secularism, Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2018, 235 pp., ISBN:9781400888580 Jelle Wiering
  • Review of Anabel Inge, The Making of a Salafi Muslim Women: Paths to Conversion, New York: Oxford University Press, 2017, 303 pp., ISBN 978-0-19-061167-5. Sinem Yilmaz