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Selected Publications by Valerie Saiving

“The Human Situation: A Feminine View.” Journal of Religion 40 (1960): 100–112. Reprinted in Womanspirit Rising, edited by Judith Plaskow and Carol P. Christ. San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1979; 2nd edition, San Francisco: Harper SanFrancisco, 1992.
“Where Is the Woman?” Theology Today 19, no. 1 (April 1962): 111–14.
“The Concept of Individuality in Whitehead’s Metaphysics.” PhD diss., University of Chicago Divinity School, 1966.
“Androcentrism in Religious Studies.” Journal of Religion 56 (1976): 177–97.
“Androgynous Life: A Feminist Appropriation of Process Thought.” In Feminism and Process Thought, edited by Sheila Greeve Daveney, 11–31. New York: Edwin Mellen Press, 1981.
“A Conversation with Valerie Saiving.” Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion 4, no. 2 (Fall 1988): 99–115.
“Our Bodies/Our Selves: Reflections on Sickness, Aging, and Death.” Journal of Feminist Studies in Religion 4, no. 2 (Fall 1988): 117–25.

Selected Publications Referencing, Discussing, or Building from the Debate between Saiving and Niebuhr

Andolsen, Barbara Hilkert. “Agape in Feminist Ethics.” Journal of Religious Ethics 9 (Spring 1981): 69–83.
———, Christine E. Gudorf, and Mary D. Pellauer, eds. Women’s Consciousness, Women’s Conscience. Minneapolis: Winston Press, 1985.
Baichwal, Jennifer S. “Reinhold Niebuhr, Sin, and Contextuality: A Re-evaluation of the Feminist Critique.” Annual Review of Women in World Religions 6, edited by Arvind Sharma and Kathering K. Young. Albany: SUNY Press, 2001.
De Groot, Christiana. “Was Rosa Parks Proud?” Perspectives 21, no. 8 (October 2006): 6–11.
Dunfee, Susan Nelson. “The Sin of Hiding: A Feminist Critique of Reinhold Niebuhr’s Account of the Sin of Pride.” Soundings 65, no. 3 (Fall 1982): 316–27.
———. “Christianity and the Liberation of Women.” PhD diss., Claremont Graduate School, 1985.
———. Beyond Servanthood: Christianity and the Liberation of Women. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1989.
Engel, Mary Potter. “Evil, Sin, and Violation of the Vulnerable.” In Lift Every Voice: Constructing Christian Theologies from the Underside, edited by Susan B. Thistlethwaite and Mary Potter Engel, 152–64. San Francisco: Harper and Row, 1990.
Fule, Aurelia Takacs. “Being Human before God: Reinhold Niebuhr in Feminist Mirrors.” In Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971): A Centenary Appraisal, edited by Gary A. Gaudin and Douglas John Hall, 55–78. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1994.
Grant, Jacquelyn. White Women’s Christ and Black Women’s Jesus: Feminist Christology and Womanist Response. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1989.
Hampson, Daphne. “Reinhold Niebuhr on Sin: A Critique.” In Reinhold Niebuhr and [End Page 132] the Issues of Our Time, edited by Richard Harries. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdman’s Press, 1986.
Harrison, Beverly Wildung. Making the Connections: Essays in Feminist Social Ethics. Boston: Beacon Press, 1985.
Jones, Serene. Feminist Theory and Christian Theology: Cartographies of Grace. Guides to Theological Inquiry Series. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2000.
Kamitsuka, Margaret D. “Toward a Feminist Postmodern and Postcolonial Interpretation of Sin.” Journal of Religion 84, no. 2 (April 2004): 179–211.
Keller, Catherine. From a Broken Web: Separation, Sexism, and Self. Boston: Beacon Press, 1986.
Lovin, Robin. Reinhold Niebuhr and Christian Realism. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995.
McDougall, Joy Ann. “Sin No More? A Feminist Re-visioning of a Christian Theology of Sin.” Anglican Theological Review 88, no. 2 (Spring, 2006): 215–35.
Miles, Rebekah. The Bonds of Freedom: Feminist Theology and Christian Realism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001.
O’Connor, June. “Critical Response: Sin and Salvation from a Feminist Perspective.” In Problems in the Philosophy of Religion, edited by Harold Hewitt Jr. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1991.
Plaskow, Judith. Sex, Sin, and Grace: Women’s Experience in the Theologies of Reinhold Niebuhr and Paul Tillich. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 1980.
Roberts, Michelle Voss. “Retrieving Humility: Rhetoric, Authority, and Divinization in Mechthild of Magdeburg.” Feminist Theology 18, no. 1 (2009): 50–73.
Ruether, Rosemary Radford. New Woman/New Earth: Sexist Ideologies and Human Liberation. New York: Seabury Press, 1975.


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