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Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Esther Fuchs
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

This book is for anyone interested in religious studies and women's studies, as well as for biblical scholars. It offers a feminist oppositional reading of the biblical text. The main argument is that the Bible constructs a fictional universe in which women are shown to be intent on promoting male
Sexual Politics in the Biblical Narrative
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Esther Fuchs
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-04-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

This book is for anyone interested in religious studies and women's studies, as well as for biblical scholars. It offers a feminist oppositional reading of the biblical text. The main argument is that the Bible constructs a fictional universe in which women are shown to be intent on promoting male
From Deborah to Esther
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Lillian Rae Klein
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Fortress Press

The Hebrew Bible's fascinating narratives about women have occasioned some of the most important biblical scholarship of the last generation. Lillian Klein contributes to that wealth with her absorbing studies of key figures in the narrative material: Deborah, Jephtha's daughter, Delilah, Jael, the whore of Gaza, Kaleb's daughter Achsah, Hannah,
Feminist Theory and the Bible
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Esther Fuchs
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-23 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Feminist Theory and the Bible conceptualizes, contextualizes, and maps a new kind of burgeoning scholarship that has emerged in recent decades. The chapters included here consider both the theory and practice of feminist Biblical studies.
Women in the Hebrew Bible
Language: en
Pages: 568
Authors: Alice Bach
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-31 - Publisher: Routledge

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