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Gender and religion

Gender and religion

On the complexity of symbols

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Published by Beacon Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Religion - World Religions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCaroline Walker Bynum (Other Contributor), Paula Richman (Other Contributor), Stevan Harrell (Other Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7944514M
    ISBN 100807010081
    ISBN 109780807010082

    If a woman gains custody of her child who is under the age of seven, she must still forfeit custody upon the child's seventh birthday. The other half wants to become a U. Rather, this overview of gender in Japanese religions will identify important debates and isolate points that deserve greater attention in terms of both methodology and empirical research. Review article that thematically discusses various gender issues in Japanese religious studies. Kwon Yung-Hee.

    Onarigami: Die heilige Frau in Okinawa. He actually borrowed this key term, which he used to describe indigenous Japanese beliefs, from the Okinawan context, thus fostering an illusory notion of Okinawa as representative of Japan's ancient past. Yoshie Akiko. Learn about membership optionsor view our freely available titles.

    You must be logged into Bookshare to access this title. Gender and religion book volume also provides insight into the sharp differences in opinions among women involved in religion; the degree to which women change the structure of liturgy or simply partake of traditions from which they were formerly excluded; the extent to which women increase church involvement in social issues, or retain a classical orientation to preaching; the extent to which gender has an impact on everything from interpersonal relations of clergy with laity to preaching orientations. Music is usually at the heart of most gatherings, and Puerto Ricans are passionate about their opinions and love few things more than to debate politics or sports for hours. Cambridge, Mass. Reevaluates previous research on women and ritual from a historical perspective. According to Kuraishi, Yanagita's notion conveys his image of the ideal housewife.


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