Women and religious traditions
- Leona M. Anderson & Pamela Dickey Young.
- Third edition.
- Don Mills, Ontario : Oxford University Press, 
- Copyright notice
- Physical description
- xvii, 398 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- 1. Women in Hindu Traditions
- 2. Women in Judaism
- 3. Women in the Buddhist Traditions
- 4. Women in the Chinese Traditions
- 5. Women in Indigenous Traditions
- 6. Women in Christianity
- 7. Women in Islam
- 8. Women in Sikhism
- 9. Women in New Age Traditions
- CASE STUDIES
- Both Guru and Goddess: Mata Amritanandamayi of Kerala
- Sakyadhita: Daughters of the Buddha Unite
- L'autre Parole: A Christian and Feminist Collective in Quebec
- Two Muslim Women in North America
- Interpreting Religion in the Female Idiom: Women's Writing, Women's Religiosity, and Popular Religion in China NEW
- (source: Nielsen Book Data)
Using a critical feminist lens, this text explores the roles and interactions of women within major world faiths. For each tradition, the text examines the history and status of women, family structures, sexuality, and social change, as well as texts, rituals, and interpretations by and for women.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
- Publication date
- Copyright date
- Previous edition published in 2010.
- 9780199006199 (paperback)
- 0199006199 (paperback)
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