Front cover image for Deborah's daughters gender politics and biblical interpretation

Deborah's daughters gender politics and biblical interpretation

Joy A. Schroeder explores centuries of Jewish and Christian interpretations of the biblical story of Deborah, an authoritative judge, prophet, and war leader who violently defeated her enemies
eBook, English, 2014
Oxford University Press, New York, 2014
Llibres electrònics
1 online resource (1 recurs electrònic)
9780199991044, 9780199359615, 0199991049, 019935961X
Acknowledgements ; Abbreviations ; List of Illustrations ; Introduction: Woman of Flames or Inflammatory Woman? ; 1 Domesticating Deborah: Disputes About Women's Leadership in Early Judaism and Christianity ; 2 Wife of Barak: Deborah in the Middle Ages ; 3 Judge Deborah and the Monstrous Regiment of Women: Sixteenth-Century Writers and the Prophetess ; 4 A "Heroick and Masculine-Spirited Championess": Deborah in Early Modern Gender Debates ; 5 Mothers in Israel: Suffragettes, Women Preachers, and Female Roles in the Nineteenth Century ; 6 A Fiery Woman: Deborah in the Twentieth and Early Twenty-First Centuries ; Conclusion: The Prophet Deborah in Jewish and Christian Imagination ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index Accés restringit als usuaris de la UAB