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This anthology gathers the work of three generations of Latina/o theologians and philosopher who have taken up the task of decolonizing epistemology by transforming their respective disciplines from the standpoint liberation thought and of what has been called the “decolonial turn” in social theory, theology, and philosophy. At the heart of this collection is the unveiling of subjugated knowledge elaborated by Latina/o scholars who take seriously their social location and that of their communities of accountability and how these impact the development of a different episteme. Refusing to continue to allow to be made invisible by the dominant discourse, this group of scholars show the unsuspecting and original ways in which Latina/o social and historical loci in the US are generative places for the creation of new matrixes of knowledge. The book articulates a new point of departure for the self-understanding of Latina/os, for other marginalized and oppress groups, and for all those seeking to engage the move beyond coloniality as it continues to be present in this age of globalization.

Table of Contents

  1. DECOLONIZING EPI STEMOLOGIES
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  1. TRANSDISCIPLINARY THEOLOGICAL COLLOQUIA
  2. pp. 3-4
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  1. DECOLONIZING EPISTEMOLOGIES Latina/o Theology and Philosophy
  2. p. v
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  1. CONTENTS
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
  2. p. xi
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  1. Introduction: FreeingSubjugated Knowledge
  2. pp. 1-16
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  1. Knowing Reality
  2. p. 17
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  1. Decolonizing WesternEpistemology/Building DecolonialEpistemologies
  2. pp. 19-43
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  1. Mujerista Discourse: A Platformfor Latinas’ Subjugated Knowledge
  2. pp. 44-67
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  1. Methodological Notes towarda Decolonial Feminism
  2. pp. 68-86
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  1. An(other) Invitation toEpistemological Humility: Notestoward a Self-Critical Approach toCounter-Knowledges
  2. pp. 87-104
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  1. Latina/o locus historicus
  2. p. 105
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  1. Anti-Latino Racism
  2. pp. 107-126
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  1. The Act of Remembering: TheReconstruction of U.S. Latina/oIdentities by U.S. Latina/oMuslims
  2. pp. 127-150
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  1. If It Is Not Catholic, Is ItPopular Catholicism? Evil Eye, Espiritismo, and Santerı´a: Latina/o Religion within Latina/o Theology
  2. pp. 151-168
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  1. ‘‘Racism is not intellectual’’:Interracial Friendship,Multicultural Literature, andDecolonizing Epistemologies
  2. pp. 169-190
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  1. Mapping Latina/o Futures
  2. p. 191
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  1. Epistemology, Ethics, and theTime/Space of Decolonization:Perspectives from the Caribbeanand the Latina/o Americas
  2. pp. 193-206
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  1. Thinking Bodies: The Spirit ofa Latina Incarnational Imagination
  2. pp. 207-225
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  1. Decolonizing Religion:Pragmatism and Latina/oReligious Experience
  2. pp. 226-246
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  1. The Ethics of (Not) Knowing:Take Care of Ethics and Knowledge Will Come of Its Own Accord
  2. pp. 247-264
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  1. NOTES
  2. pp. 265-310
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  1. CONTRIBUTORS
  2. pp. 311-312
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 313-321
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780823249343
Related ISBN
9780823241361
MARC Record
OCLC
787845994
Pages
320
Launched on MUSE
2012-12-20
Language
English
Open Access
No
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