Women in the Hebrew Bible: A Reader

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Alice Bach
Psychology Press, 1999 - 539 páginas

Women in the Hebrew Bible presents the first one-volume overview covering the interpretation of women's place in man's world within the Hebrew Bible or Old Testament. Written by the major scholars in the field of biblical studies and literary theory, these essays examine attitudes toward women and their status in ancient Near Eastern societies, focusing on the Israelite society portrayed by the Hebrew Bible.

 

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Bach (religious studies, Stanford Univ.), author of Women, Seduction, and Betrayal in Biblical Narrative (Cambridge Univ., 1997), has compiled a fascinating collection of nearly 40 essays on attitudes ... Leer comentario completo

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Bach (religious studies, Stanford Univ.), author of Women, Seduction, and Betrayal in Biblical Narrative (Cambridge Univ., 1997), has compiled a fascinating collection of nearly 40 essays on attitudes ... Leer comentario completo

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Contenido

The Place of Women in the Israelite Cultus
3
Carol MEYERS
33
Some Preliminary Notes
45
The Problem of the Body for the People of the Book
53
Status and Role of Female Heroines in the Biblical Narrative
77
A Study of Proverbs
85
and Sexual Politics in the Hebrew Bible
127
Whos Afraid of The Endangered Ancestress?
141
PHYLLIS TRIBLE
271
SUSAN NIDITCH
305
MARK STEPHEN CAPONIGRO
377
Women and Violence in Judges 21
389
Listening to Scholars Listening for Miriam
419
Introduction to A Case History
461
1131
472
JACK SASSON
483

SUSAN ACKERMAN
179
A Role Model for Women in Early Israel?
195
Reading Strategies and the Story of Ruth
211
The Seduction of Eve and the Exegetical Politics of Gender
241

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Alice Bach is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Stanford University and the editor of Biblicon, a journal of Bible, media, and culture. She is the author of Women, Seduction, and Betrayal in Biblical Narrative (1997) as well as numerous award-winning children's books.
is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Stanford University. She is the author of Women, Seduction, and Betrayal in Biblical Narrative (1997) and editor of several scholarly articles, including BiblicalGlamour and Hollywood Glitz. She is also the author of numerous award-winning children's books.

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