Fertility and Jewish law : feminist perspectives on orthodox responsa literature (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
Fertility and Jewish law : feminist perspectives on orthodox responsa literature Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fertility and Jewish law : feminist perspectives on orthodox responsa literature

Author: Ronit Irshai; Joel A Linsider; ProQuest (Firm)
Publisher: Waltham, Mass. : Brandeis University Press, ©2012.
Series: HBI series on Jewish women.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ronit Irshai; Joel A Linsider; ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN: 9781611682410 161168241X
OCLC Number: 1261949015
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Description: xiii, 358 p.
Contents: Introduction: epistemology, jurisprudence, and halakhah: a feminist critique --
Pt. I. Sex without procreation --
Chapt. 1. "Be fruitful and multiply" --
Chapt. 2. Birth control and family planning --
Chapt. 3. Halakhic rulings on abortion: a historical survey from the rabbinic to the modern period --
Chapt. 4. Abortion in contemporary halakhic rulings --
Pt. II. Procreation without sex --
Chapt. 5. Artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization, and surrogacy in liberal and radical feminist approaches --
Chapt. 6. Artificial insemination, in vitro fertilization, and surrogacy: halakhic analysis --
Afterword: the gender project in the philosophy of halakhah as an exercise in criticism.
Series Title: HBI series on Jewish women.
Responsibility: Ronit Irshai ; translated by Joel A. Linsider.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.