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By Stan Goff

Borderline: Reflections on War, Sex, and Church

 

Borderline: Reflections on War, Sex, and Church

Stan Goff (Author), Amy Hall (Foreword)

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What if the sanctification of war and contempt for women are both grounded in a fear that breeds hostility, and a hostility that rationalizes conquest? The anti-Gospel Christian history of war-loving and women-hating are not merely similar but two aspects of the same dynamic, argues Stan Goff, in an "autobiography" that spans millennia. Borderline is the historical and conceptual autobiography of a former career army veteran transformed by Jesus into a passionate advocate for nonviolence, written by a man who narrates his conversion to Christianity through feminism.


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About the Author

Stan Goff is a retired veteran of the U.S. Army Special Forces. During an active-duty career that spanned 1970 to 1996, he served with the elite Delta Force and Rangers, and in Vietnam, Guatemala, Grenada, El Salvador, Colombia, Peru, Somalia and Haiti. He is a veteran of the Jungle Operations Training Center in Panama and also taught military science at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Goff is the author of the books "Hideous Dream -- A Soldier's Memoir of the U.S. Invasion of Haiti," "Full Spectrum Disorder -- The Military in the New American Century," "Sex & War" and most recently, "Borderline: Reflections on War, Sex, and Church."

 

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