2015 Spring Book List

[ A+ ] /[ A- ]

Instructor: Naomi Annandale                                       Course: PT 247
Practical Theology and Disabilities

Required Books:

  • Ballard, Paul and John Pritchard. Practical Theology in Action: Christian Thinking in the Service of Church and Society. $29.99
  • Carey, Allison C. On the Margins of Citizenship: Intellectual Disability and Civil Rights in Twentieth-Century America. $28.99 (online through UR Voyager)
  • Carter, Erik. Including People with Disabilities in Faith Communities: A Guide for Service Providers, Families, and Congregations. $27.95
  • Creamer, Deborah. Disability and Christian Theology: Embodied Limits and Constructive Possibilities. $74.00 (online through UR Voyager)
  • Graham, Elaine, Heather Walton, and Frances Ward. Theological Reflection: Methods. $34.00
  • Reynolds, Thomas. Vulnerable Communion: A Theology of Disability and Hospitality. $25.00
  • Yong, Amos. Theology and Down Syndrome: Reimaging Disability in Lather Modernity. $39.95 (online through UR Voyager)

Instructor: Mark Brummitt                                        Course: CS 120
Troubling Prophets

Required Books:

  • Brueggemann, Walter, –Practice of Prophetic Imagination $21.25
  • Dempsey, C., The Prophets: A Liberation Critical Reading $23.00
  • Schipper, J., Disability and Isaiah’s Suffering Servant $27.95
  • Sharp, C.J., Old Testament Prophets for Today $11.25
  • Weems, R., Battered Love $15.30
  • Seibert, E.A. – The Violence of Scripture: Overcoming the Old Testament’s Troubling Legacy   $19.75
  • Sparks, K.L. – Sacred Word, Broken Word: Biblical Authority and the Dark Side of Scripture   $17.00

Instructor: Stephen Cady                                            Course: UMC
United Methodist Polity

Required Books:

  • Book of Discipline 2012
  • Book of  Resolutions 2012
  • Warnner, Laceye., Method of Our Mission : United Methodist Polity & Organization $30.00

Instructor: Jin Young Choi                                        Course: CS 112
Introduction to the New Testament

Required Books:

  • Blount, Brian – Then the Whisper Put On Flesh: New Testament Ethics in an African American Context   $22.50
  • Newsome, Carol, et. al. – Women’s Bible Commentary   $42.50
  • Powell, Mark Allan – Introducing the New Testament: A Historical, Literary, and Theological Survey   $38.50

Instructor: Melanie Duguid-May                               Course: CF 100
Christian Belief Today

Required Books:

  • Leith, John H. – Creeds of the Churches   $36.00
  • Yong, Amos, Renewing Christian Theology $49.95
  • Rankin-Geitz, Elizabeth – Gender and the Nicene Creed   $14.00
  • Jennings, Willie, Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race $27.50 (online through UR Voyager)

Instructor: Melanie Duguid-May                               Course: MS 280
Women & Gender Perspectives on Faith, Belief & Understanding

Required Books:

  • Christ, Carol & Plaskow, Judith – Womanspirit Rising $13.75
  • Clark, Elizabeth & Richardson – Women and Religion: a Feminist Sourcebook $18.70
  • Jantzen, Grace – Becoming Divine: Towars a Feminist Philosophy of Religion $24.95
  • Kwok, Pui-lan – Hope Abundant $28.90
  • Oden, Amy – In Her Own Words $32.95
  • Ruesther,r., Goddesses and the Divine Feminine $28.95

Instructor: James Evans                                           Course: CF 100
Black Church Perspectives on Faith, Understanding and Belief

Required Books:

  • Evans, James H., Jr. – We Shall All Be Changed: Social Problems and Theological Renewal   $15.00
  • Floyd-Thomas, Stacey M., ed. – Deeper Shades of Purple   $26.00   (Also available on internet through U of R)
  • Hopkins, Dwight N. and Edward P. Antonio, eds. – The Cambridge Companion to Black Theology   $30.99  (Also available on internet through U of R)
  • Raboteau, Albert J. – Slave Religion   $17.00
  • Wilmore, Gayraud S. – Black Religion and Black Radicalism   $25.50

Instructor: David Kim                                       Course: CF 110
Intro to Christian Ethics

Required Books:

  • Farley, Margaret. Just Love: A Framework for Christian Ethics. $34.95
  • Sandel, Michael. Justice: What’s the Right Thing to Do? $12.75
  • Yoder, John H. The Politics of Jesus. $20.40
  • King, Martin Luther. Strength to Love. $20.40
  • Dyck, Arthur. Life’s Worth. $18.50
  • Niebuhr, Reinhold. Moral Man and Immoral Society. $25.50
  • Hopkins, Dwight. Black Faith and Public Talk. $29.95

Instructor: David Kim                                             Course: CF 322
Forgiveness and Mercy

Required Books:

  • Lampman, Lisa. God and the Victim: Theological Reflections of Evil, Victimization, Justice and Forgiveness. $23.80
  • Jones, Gregory. Embodying Forgiveness: A Theological Analysis. $23.50
  • Murphy, Jerrie G. and Jean Hampton eds. “Forgiveness and Mercy”. $47.95
  • Kraybill, Donald. Amish Grace: How Forgiveness Transcended Tragedy. $14.50
  • Spring, Janis A. How Can I Forgive You? $13.60
  • Brooks, Roy L. When Sorry Isn’t Enough: The Controversy over Apologies for Human Justice. (online through UR Voyager) $26.00

Instructor: Marvin McMickle                                             Course: PT 218
Intro To Preaching

Required Books:

  • Brown, Teresa F. Delivering the Sermon. $12.75
  • McMickle, Marvin. Living Water for Thirsty Souls. $13.60
  • McMickle, Marvin. Shaping the Claim. $12.75
  • McMickle, Marvin. The Star Book on Preaching. $12.75
  • Willimon, William and Karl Barth. The Early Preaching of Karl Barth. $21.25

Instructor: Stephanie Sauvé                                              Course: PT 480
Conflict Transformation

Required Books:

  • Boesak, Allan., Radical Reconciliation $21.25
  • Harper, Gary., Joy of Conflict Resolution $17.00
  • Juergensmeyer,Mark., Gandhi’s Way $25.95
  • Lederach, Paul., Little Book of Conflict Transformation $4.25
  • Thistlewaite, Susan., Interfaith Just Peacemaking  $33.00

Instructor: Bishop Prince Singh                                              Course: Bexley
Anglican Theology and Ethics

Required Books:

  1. Chapman, Mark. Anglican Theology. $35.00
  2. Holmgren, Stephen. Ethics After Easter in The New Church’s Teaching Series. $14.50
  3. Pui-Lan, Kwok. Hope Abundant: Third World and Indigenous Women’s Theology. $28.90
  4. Lewis, Harold T. Christian Social Witness in The New Church’s Teaching Series. $10.35
  5. Sugirtharajah, R.S. Asian Faces of Jesus. $21.25
  6. Wells, Sam. What Episcopalians Believe. $12.75

Instructor: John Tyson                                             Course: CF 129
Reformation and Modern Church History

Required Books:

    • Bainton, Roland – Here I Stand: A Life of Martin Luther   $15.30
    • Dillenberger, J., ed. – Martin Luther: Selections   $15.30
    • Gonzalez, J. – The Story of Christianity Vol. 2   $25.99
    • Kerr, Hugh, ed. – Readings in Christian Thought   $33.00
    • Kerr, Hugh, ed. – Calvin’s Institutes: A New Compend   $25.50
    • Turabian, Kate – A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, 8th Edition   $15.30
    • Tyson, John R., ed. – Invitation to Christian Spirituality   $68.95

Instructor: John Tyson                                             Course: CF 352
UMC Doctrine & History

Required Books:

  • Jones, Scott., United Methodist Doctrine $28.50
  • McClain, Wm., Black People in the Methodist Church $
  • Norwood, Frederick., The Story of American Methodism $39.00
  • Richey,Russell., American Methodism: A Compact History $27.00
  • Schmidt, Jean., Grace Sufficient $34.00
  • Tyson, John R., Way of the Wesleys $15.30

Instructor:Denise Yarbrough                                           Course: MS 121
Living Religions

Required Books:

  • Boys, Mary C. and Sara S. Lee. Christians and Jews in Dialogue: Learning in the Presence of the Other. $19.00
  • Eck, Diana. Encountering God. $20.00
  • Eck, Diana. A New Religious America. $15.30
  • Esposito, John L. What Everyone Needs to Know About Islam. $18.70
  • Episcopal Peace Fellowship, The Palestine Israel Network. Steadfast Hope: The Palestinian Quest for Just Peace. $10.00
  • Johsen, Linda. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Hinduism. $16.25
  • Knitter, Paul. Without the Buddha I could Not be a Christian. $14.45
  • Neusner, Jacob ed. World Religions in America. $29.79
  • Nuesner, Jacob. The Emergence of Judaism. $21.25
  • Rahula, Walpola. What the Buddha Taught. $12.75
  • Sacks, Johnathan. The Dignity of Difference. $17.00
  • Prothero, Stephen. God Is Not One. $14.45