Subjugated Ways of Knowing
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This introduction presents an overview of key concepts discussed in the subsequent chapters of this book. The book describes a journey that has included academic scholarship, personal friendship and liturgical and musical involvement. It is only a beginning in examining what a counter narrative to the dominant culture might look like in terms of theology. The limitations of size and cost has meant that certain choices have been made but it illuminate the position of subjugated knowers in particular, as well as giving examples of how people have negotiated their own integrity within contemporary society. It is a book of hope, of understanding, all part of the Wisdom tradition. It indicates some of the signposts that might direct such a journey and look forward to continuing on it with old and new companions. The book presents some pointers as to how it can be seen as a source of energy and power in fact, the Understanding of Unconventional Wisdom.