Women and Christian Origins

Paperback | November 1, 1998

EditorRoss Shepard Kraemer, Mary Rose DAngelo

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This new collection of fourteen integrated, original essays by prominent scholars and experienced teachers provides a comprehensive and accessible entree to current research on women and the origins of Christianity. Engaging for both the interested reader and the specialist in religion, Womenand Christian Origins is sensitive to feminist theory and attentive to distinctions between the (re)construction of women's history in early Christian churches and ancient constructions of gender difference

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This new collection of fourteen integrated, original essays by prominent scholars and experienced teachers provides a comprehensive and accessible entree to current research on women and the origins of Christianity. Engaging for both the interested reader and the specialist in religion, Womenand Christian Origins is sensitive to femini...

Ross Shepard Kraemer is at University of Pennsylvania. Mary Rose D'Angelo is at University of Notre Dame.
Format:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 5.98 × 9.02 × 0.98 inPublished:November 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195103963

ISBN - 13:9780195103960

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"[The book] offers insights into the feminine side of early Christian history. The various authors exemplify the historical-critical approach to the bible thus reinforcing class discussions and further encouraging students."--Marie A. Conn, Chestnut Hill College