Engendering Judaism: An Inclusive Theology...

A pioneering work on what it means to "engender" Jewish tradition, that is, how women`s full inclusion can and must transform our understanding and practice of Jewish law, prayer, sexuality, and marriage. It challenges both mainstream Judaism and feminist dogma, and speaks across the movements as well as to Christian theologians and feminists.

Engendering Judaism: An Inclusive Theology and Ethics Rachel Adler V A R D A B O O K S skokie, illinois, usa 5761/ 2001 For use on stand- alone, non- institutional computers only. To purchase Scholar PDF version with advanced functionality, go to www. publishersrow. com

Engendering Judaism: An Inclusive Theology and Ethics


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Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PageDedication PageContentsPrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroductionEpilogue: On Seeds and RuinsAppendixNotesIntroductionEpilogueIndex of Bible CitationsGeneral Index
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