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A feminist companion to Patristic literature

Author: Amy-Jill Levine; Maria Mayo Robbins
Publisher: London : T & T Clark, 2008.
Series: Feminist companion to the New Testament and early Christian writings, 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines Patristic texts and early Christian documents from a feminist perspective, including "Clement of Rome", "Clement of Alexandria", the "Christian Martyr" and the "Gospel of Thomas". This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Feminist companion to Patristic literature.
London : T & T Clark, 2008
(OCoLC)607163648
Online version:
Feminist companion to Patristic literature.
London : T & T Clark, 2008
(OCoLC)608586212
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amy-Jill Levine; Maria Mayo Robbins
ISBN: 9780567045546 0567045544 0567045552 9780567045553
OCLC Number: 144225629
Description: xi, 241 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 'Many women have been empowered through God's grace' (1 Clem. 55:3) : feminist contradictions and curiosities in Clement of Rome / Barbara E. Bowe --
Ambiguous legacy : a feminist commentary on Clement of Alexandria's works / Denise Kimber Buell --
Torture and travail : producing the Christian martyr / Virginia Burrus --
Virginity and its meaning for women's sexuality in early Christianity / Elizabeth A. Castelli --
Ideology, history, and the construction of 'woman' in late ancient Christianity / Elizabeth A. Clark --
The pentateuch or Plato : two competing paradigms of Christian sexual morality in the second century CE / Kathy L. Gaca --
Mater ecclesia and fons aeterna : the church and her womb in ancient Christian tradition / Robin M. Jensen --
When is a text about a woman a text about a woman? : the cases of Aseneth and Perpetua / Ross S. Kraemer --
The patronage of women in early Christianity / Carolyn Osiek --
The virgin charioteer and the bride of Christ : gender and the passions in late ancient ethics and early Christian writings on virginity / Teresa M. Shaw.
Series Title: Feminist companion to the New Testament and early Christian writings, 12.
Responsibility: edited by Amy-Jill Levine and Maria Mayo Robbins.
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"A very helpful collection, complete with a long bibliography and an index of subjects and names." International Review of Biblical Studies, vol. 54:2007/08 "All the essays are worth reading" Read more...

 
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