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The feminine and the sacred

Author: Catherine Cl�ement and Julia Kristeva ; translated by Jane Marie Todd. ; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001.
Series: European perspectives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In November 1996, Catherine Clement and Julia Kristeva began a correspondence exploring the subject of the sacred. In this collection of those letters Catherine Clement, writing from Dakar, Senegal, approaches the topic from an anthropologist's point of view and Julia Kristeva responds from a psychoanalytic perspective. Their correspondence leads them to a controversial and fundamental question: Is there anything  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Briefsammlung 1996-1997
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Correspondance
Named Person: Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Catherine Cl�ement and Julia Kristeva ; translated by Jane Marie Todd. ; Catherine Clément; Julia Kristeva
ISBN: 0231115784 9780231115780 0231115792 9780231115797
OCLC Number: 45392853
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 190 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: European perspectives.
Other Titles: Féminin et le sacré.
Responsibility: Catherine Clément and Julia Kristeva ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.

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Delves into the mysteries of belief - the relationship between faith and sexuality, the body and the senses - which women feel with special intensity. This title considers the role of women and  Read more...

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"A lively exchange of letters... ranges widely over the place of women in monotheistic, traditional, and animistic religions." -- Alan Riding, The New York Times "Wise and passionate... [Clement Read more...

 
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