Sex, Gender and the Sacred

Reconfiguring Religion in Gender History
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Apr 03, 2014
Product Number: EB00314920
Released: Apr 23, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781118833940
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Sex, Gender and the Sacred presents a multi-faith, multi-disciplinary collection of essays that explore the interlocking narratives of religion and gender encompassing 4,000 years of history.  -Contains readings relating to sex and religion that encompass 4,000 years of gender history -Features new research in religion and gender across diverse cultures, periods, and religious traditions -Presents multi-faith and multi-disciplinary perspectives with significant comparative potential -Offers original theories and concepts relating to gender, religion, and sexuality -Includes innovative interpretations of the connections between visual, verbal, and material aspects of particular religious traditions