By Deborah Beth Creamer
The overarching standpoint of this e-book is that limits are an unavoidable point of being human, a truth we frequently appear to put out of your mind or deny. but not just do all people adventure limits, such a lot folks additionally adventure limits that take the shape of incapacity sooner or later in our lives; during this approach, incapacity is extra "normal" than non-disability. If we take such reports heavily and refuse to lessen them to mere situations of pain, we find insights which are misplaced after we take an ideal or well-known physique as our start line for theological reflections. whereas attainable functions of this perception are great, this paintings specializes in components of specific curiosity: theological anthropology and metaphors for God.
This venture demanding situations theology to think about the indisputable range of human embodiment. It additionally enriches prior incapacity paintings through delivering an alternative choice to the dominant scientific and minority versions, either one of which fail to recognize the complete range of incapacity studies. such a lot significantly, this undertaking bargains new photographs and percentages for theological development that attend correctly and creatively to range in human embodiment.
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