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Jewish Women/Jewish Men

The Legacy of Patriarchy in Jewish Life

by Aviva Cantor

  • 45 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by HarperSanFrancisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Patriarchy,
  • Religion - Judaism,
  • Social Science,
  • Religion,
  • Women in Judaism,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Gender Studies,
  • Judaism - Rituals & Practice,
  • Judaism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages564
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9234415M
    ISBN 100060613599
    ISBN 109780060613594

    Men & Women: Jewish View of Gender Differences. by Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller. The first human was created androgynous, giving us insight into male-female relationships. The best-selling book, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus by Dr. John Gray, advances the idea that women are more "relationship-based" than men.   This fundamental aspect of traditional Jewish life expresses itself in dress, in the physical separation of men and women in synagogue, in places of study and at social gatherings. While modesty has a questionable reputation in contemporary society, Judaism views it as a virtue and as a critical aspect of a Jew ’s relationship with God.

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    And then there are the footnotes. Time and again when I read books and articles written by men who are senior to me, my work is not cited, even when it is obviously relevant (e.g., modern Jewish understandings of Jesus) and supports the point being made (e.g., Jewish critique of . "Finally, Jewish Women/Jewish Men goes beyond historical analysis to offer a liberating vision of how Jewish society could be transformed by adopting humane feminist values."--Jacket Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and indexPages:


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