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Gender, Place and Memory in the Modern Jewish Experience

Replacing Ourselves (Parkes-Wiener Series on Jewish Studies)


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Published by Mitchell Vallentine & Company .
Written in English

  • Social Science,
  • Jewish Studies,
  • Identity,
  • History - General History,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • Jews,
  • Jewish - General,
  • Europe,
  • Israel

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJudith Tydor Baumel (Editor), Tova Cohen (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    Number of Pages297
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8283127M
    ISBN 100853034885
    ISBN 109780853034889

    Gender and Timebound Commandments in Judaism The rule that exempts women from rituals that need to be performed at specific times (so-called timebound, positive commandments) has served for centuries to stabilize Jewish gender. It has provided a rationale for women’s centrality at home and their absence from the synagogue.

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Gender and Jewish History considers the impact of gender on Jewish religious practices and political behavior, educational accomplishments and communal structures, acculturation and choice of occupations.

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