Item description for Christianity With an Asian Face: Asian American Theology in the Making by Peter C. Phan...
Overview Drawing on the twin themes of liberation and inculturation, Peter Phan explicates a new theology forged in the cauldron of the encounter between two vastly different cultures. He devotes particular attention to the meaning of Christ for Asian Americans and the emergence of new christological titles Jesus as Eldest Son and Ancestor. Phan also explores his personal roots to sketch the contours for Vietnamese American theology, an expression of faith caught between the Dragon and the Eagle.
Citations And Professional Reviews Christianity With an Asian Face: Asian American Theology in the Making by Peter C. Phan has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Multicultural Review - 12/01/2003 page 73
Christian Century - 02/24/2004 page 51
Books & Culture - 01/01/2008 page 44
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Studio: Orbis Books
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6" Height: 9" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Jun 3, 2003
Publisher Orbis Books
ISBN 1570754667 ISBN13 9781570754661
Availability 0 units.
More About Peter C. Phan
Peter C. Phan holds the Ignacio Ellacuria Chair of Catholic Social Thought at Georgetown University. The first non-Anglo person to be elected President of Catholic Theological Society of America, his books include Mission and Catechesis (1999), Christianity with an Asia Face (2003), and Vietnamese-American Catholics (2005).
Peter C. Phan currently resides in Washington, in the state of District Of Columbia. Peter C. Phan was born in 1943 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Georgetown University, USA Georgetown University, Washington DC George.
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