Gifts of Virtue, Alice Walker, and Womanist Ethics: Ethical Themes and Values in Alice Walker's Non…

Hardcover | October 15, 2010

byMelanie L. L. Harris

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Melanie L. Harris dives into the spirituality and life work of Alice Walker, literary genius and poet. Through the lens of Womanist ethics, Harris takes an inside look into the virtues and values that can be lifted from a study of Walker’s non-fiction work. This work enlivens the debate in African and African American religious thought about the fluidity of spirituality and widens the conversation to encourage readers to embrace religious traditions inclusive of and beyond Christianity as the foundations for empowerment of both women and ethical values.

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Melanie L. Harris dives into the spirituality and life work of Alice Walker, literary genius and poet. Through the lens of Womanist ethics, Harris takes an inside look into the virtues and values that can be lifted from a study of Walker’s non-fiction work. This work enlivens the debate in African and African American religious thought...

Melanie L. Harris is Assistant Professor at Texas Christian University. A nationally-acclaimed speaker and singer, she is an award winner of several grants in pedagogy in Social Ethics.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:190 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.56 inPublished:October 15, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230615112

ISBN - 13:9780230615113

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