The role of women in the society has been the focal point of sociologists and anthropologists around the world for many years. Women are seen as disadvantaged and most vulnerable in many aspects of life. Unfortunately, this is also reflected in the clinical statistics surrounding sexually transmitted diseases and also in the area of reproductive […]
Many feminist thinkers have accused religion of defending class society and patriarchy. This has become increasingly emphasized in relation to women, especially in this age when the right of the woman is very much emphasized.
The African continent is made up of myriads of cultural and tribal entities. Each tribe has its own cosmology and way of relating to it. Consequently, we can safely say that the place and dignity of women in Africa differs according to individual and tribal set ups.
Thomas Hobbes, in his political philosophy, describes the condition of people before there was any state or civil society as hypothetical. In this level of being, every human person has the right to do whatever he or she considers necessary for their survival.
The relationship between the Church and politics has from inception oscillated between mutual suspicion and conflict at one time; and complementarities and corporation at another.
The goal of every missionary work is to plant Christian churches that are both true to the word of God and historical tradition and indigenous at the same time.
A cursory analysis of the historical evolution of Philosophy and Theology, even the most radical and primary histories of both disciplines, reveal an â€˜ecstaticâ€™ romance successfully penetrating to the very basis of their real existence.