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

Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies & Gender Issues
Number 9, Spring 5765/2005
Special Issue: Jewish Women's Spirituality
Consulting Editor: Vanessa L. Ochs

CONTENTS

    Zierler, Wendy.
  • In Search of a Feminist Reading of the Akedah
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    Subject Headings:
    • Bible. O.T. Genesis XXII, 1-19 -- Feminist criticism.
    • Isaac (Biblical patriarch) -- Sacrifice.
    • Sarah (Biblical matriarch)
    Koren, Sharon Faye.
  • A Christian Means to a Conversa End
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    Subject Headings:
    • Inés, de Herrera del Duque, d. 1500.
    • Women mystics -- Spain -- History -- To 1500.
    • Jewish Christians -- Spain -- History -- To 1500.
    • Jewish messianic movements -- Spain -- History -- To 1500.
    Hammer, Jill.
  • Holle's Cry: Unearthing a Birth Goddess in a German Jewish Naming Ceremony
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jews -- Germany -- Folklore.
    • Naming ceremonies -- Germany -- History.
    • Holde (Germanic deity)
    • Frau Holle (Legendary character)
    Nadell, Pamela Susan.
  • "Opening the Blue of Heaven to Us": Reading Anew the Pioneers of Women's Ordination
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jewish women -- Religious life -- United States.
    • Ordination of women -- Judaism.
    Lefkovitz, Lori Hope, 1956-
    Shapiro, Rona.
  • Ritualwell.Org -- Loading the Virtual Canon, or: The Politics and Aesthetics of Jewish Women's Spirituality
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jewish women -- Religious life -- United States.
    • Feminist spirituality -- United States.
    • Judaism -- Customs and practices.
    • Judaism -- Liturgy -- Computer network resources.
    Levin Kats, Yael.
  • Tehinnat hanashim levinyan hamikdash: The Supplication of the Mothers for the Rebuilding of the Temple: Excerpts and Commentary
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    Subject Headings:
    • Levin Kats, Yael. Tehinnat hanashim levinyan hamikdash.
    • Poetry.
    Levin Kats, Yael.
    Weissler, Chava.
  • Tehinnat hanashim levinyan hamikdash: A Conversation
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    Subject Headings:
    • Levin Kats, Yael. Tehinnat hanashim levinyan hamikdash.
    • Jewish religious poetry.
    • Jewish women authors -- Interviews.
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          Resident Artist
    Margolis, Judith.
  • A Challenging Grittiness: Spirituality in Jewish Women's Art
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    Subject Headings:
    • Golan, Nechama -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Ressler, Susan R. -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Shafner, Janet -- Criticism and interpretation.
    • Jewish women artists.
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    Plaskow, Judith.
  • Three Steps Forward, Two Steps Back
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    Subject Headings:
    • Jewish women -- United States -- Social conditions.
    • Jewish women -- United States -- Economic conditions.
    • Sex discrimination in higher education -- United States.

          Review Essay
    Baskin, Judith Reesa, 1950-
  • Approaches to the Representations of Women in Rabbinic Literature
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    Subject Headings:
    • Hauptman, Judith. Rereading the rabbis: a woman's voice.
    • Fonrobert, Charlotte Elisheva. Menstrual purity: rabbinic and Christian reconstructions of Biblical gender.
    • Ilan, Tal. Mine and yours are hers: retrieving women's history from rabbinic literature.
    • Baker, Cynthia M. Rebuilding the house of Israel: architectures of gender in Jewish antiquity.
    • Peskowitz, Miriam, 1964- Spinning fantasies: rabbis, gender, and history.
    • Women in rabbinical literature.
    • Purity, Ritual -- Judaism.
    Savran, George W.
  • Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament (review)
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    Subject Headings:
    • Meyers, Carol L., ed. Women in scripture: a dictionary of named and unnamed women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical books, and the New Testament.
    • Craven, Toni, ed.
    • Kraemer, Ross Shepard, 1948-, ed.
    • Women in the Bible -- Indexes.

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