Theologizing Place in Displacement

Reconciling, Remaking, and Reimagining Place in the Republic of Georgia

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Curtis W. Elliott
American Society of Missiology Monograph
  • Eugene, OR: 
    Pickwick Publications
    , October
     2018.
     164 pages.
     $21.00.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9781532634758.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

Displacement of peoples around the world continues to impact governmental policies and contest national identities. At the micro level, displacement's impact on the religious lives of those affected by displacement is a growing field of study and worthy of consideration as a form of self-theologizing and religious renewal. Theologizing Place in Displacement looks at the process of theologizing about place among displaced Orthodox Christian believers in the Republic of Georgia and outlines three key areas where a local theology takes shape around key Orthodox theological themes.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Curtis W. Elliott is a part-time Instructor of Cross-Cultural Leadership at Toccoa Falls College and a Social and Theological Researcher in partnership with the Salvation Army and Trevecca Nazarene University.

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