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The Resource Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? : gender and covenant in Judaism, Shaye J.D. Cohen

Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? : gender and covenant in Judaism, Shaye J.D. Cohen

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Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? : gender and covenant in Judaism
Title
Why aren't Jewish women circumcised?
Title remainder
gender and covenant in Judaism
Statement of responsibility
Shaye J.D. Cohen
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Language
eng
Summary
Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? This improbable question, first advanced by anti-Jewish Christian polemicists, is the point of departure for this wide-ranging exploration of gender and Jewishness in Jewish thought. With a lively command of a wide range of Jewish sources--from the Bible and the Talmud to the legal and philosophical writings of the Middle Ages to Enlightenment thinkers and modern scholars--Shaye J
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
S. Mark Taper Foundation imprint in Jewish studies
Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? : gender and covenant in Judaism, Shaye J.D. Cohen
Label
Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? : gender and covenant in Judaism, Shaye J.D. Cohen
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1ppgr1
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
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online resource
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Contents
Jewish circumcision and Christian polemics. A canonical history of Jewish circumcision -- Were Jewish women ever circumcised? -- Christian questions, Christian responses -- From reticence to polemic -- Why aren't Jewish women circumcised? four responses. The celebration of manhood -- The reduction of lust and the unmanning of men -- True faith and the exemption of women -- The celebration of womanhood
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1 online resource (1 volume).
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9781423717270
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