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Women liberation in church and political organisation governance: Uniting Reformed Church in Southern Africa and African National Congress perspectives

HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies


 
 
Field Value
 
Title Women liberation in church and political organisation governance: Uniting Reformed Church in Southern Africa and African National Congress perspectives
 
Creator Modise, Leepo J.
 
Subject Systematic theology women; men; gender justice; gender policy; power; equality; human dignity
Description This article consists of six parts: firstly, the author will provide orientation on how this research was conducted and the origin as well as the motivation to pursue this research study. Secondly, concepts like gender, equality and human dignity will be defined and clarified to give the reader a better understanding of these main concepts in this article. Thirdly, the position of theologians on the struggle against gender will be discussed. Fourthly, gender policies of the Uniting Reformed Church in Southern Africa (URCSA) and the African National Congress (ANC) will be discussed to explore the correlation between URCSA gender policy and ANC gender policy. Fifthly, the shortcomings in terms of the implementation of these gender policies during an elective conference or synod will be stated. Finally, the author will provide findings and recommendations that can assist to improve the implementation of these policies.
 
Publisher AOSIS
 
Contributor University of South Africa
Date 2018-11-08
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion — Literary Analysis
Format text/html application/epub+zip application/xml application/pdf
Identifier 10.4102/ids.v52i1.2358
 
Source In die Skriflig/In Luce Verbi; Vol 52, No 1 (2018); 8 pages 2305-0853 1018-6441
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://indieskriflig.org.za/index.php/skriflig/article/view/2358/5345 https://indieskriflig.org.za/index.php/skriflig/article/view/2358/5347 https://indieskriflig.org.za/index.php/skriflig/article/view/2358/5346 https://indieskriflig.org.za/index.php/skriflig/article/view/2358/5348
 
Coverage — African Gender
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