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Number 15, Spring 5769/2008

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From: Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies & Gender Issues

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Women and Books

Wendy Zierler


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pp. 5-8

Portrait of the Maskilah as a Young Woman

pp. 9-29

"The Wisdom of Women": From Epstein to Agnon

pp. 30-57

Reading and Modernization: The Experience of Jewish Women in Berlin Around 1800

pp. 58-87

An Army of Housewives: Women's Wartime Columns in Two Mainstream Israeli Newspapers

pp. 88-107

On Beyond Gender: Representation of God in the Torah and in Three Recent Renditions into English

pp. 108-137

Consuming Words: Memoirs by Iranian Jewish Women

pp. 138-164

On Midwifery and Gatekeeping: Memoirs of a Jewish Editor

pp. 165-174

Games and Sets: Women, Media and Sport in Israel

pp. 175-196

In Memoriam: Chana Safrai (1946–2008), Friend And Colleague

pp. 197-201

Resident Artist (Guest): Testament Of Women

pp. 202-211

Tefillat Nashim: Jewish Women's Prayers throughout the Ages (review)

pp. 212-215

Women, Birth, and Death in Jewish Law and Practice (review)

pp. 216-221

Houses of Study: A Jewish Woman among Books (review)

pp. 222-224


Contributors to this Issue

pp. 226-228

Research Areas


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