Religion and LGBTQ Sexualities: Critical Essays by Stephen Hunt

By Stephen Hunt

This compiled and edited assortment engages with a subject that is more and more attracting scholarly awareness, specifically, faith and LGBTQ sexuality. every one portion of the quantity presents views to figuring out educational discourse and wide-ranging debates round LGBTQ sexualities and faith and spirituality. the gathering additionally attracts realization to facets of religiosity that form the lived stories of LGBTQ humans and exhibits how sexual orientation forges dimensions of religion and spirituality. Taken jointly the essays symbolize an exploration of contestations round sexual variety within the significant religions; the hunt of sexual minorities for non secular ’safe areas’ in either demonstrated and new sorts of religiosity; and religious paths shaped in reconciling and expressing religion and sexual orientation. This assortment, which good points contributions from a few disciplines together with sociology, anthropology, psychology, historical past, spiritual reviews and theology, presents an crucial educating source for educators and scholars in an period whilst LGBTQ themes are more and more discovering their means onto various undergraduate, post-graduate and occupation oriented programmes.

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