A Breath of Life: Feminism in the American Jewish Community / Edition 1

A Breath of Life: Feminism in the American Jewish Community / Edition 1

by Sylvia Barack Fishman
     
 

A vigorous portrayal of the effects of a distinct form of feminism on the spiritual and secular lives of Jewish women.See more details below

Overview

A vigorous portrayal of the effects of a distinct form of feminism on the spiritual and secular lives of Jewish women.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780874517064
Publisher:
Brandeis University Press
Publication date:
03/01/1995
Series:
Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture, and Life
Edition description:
1st paperback ed
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.15(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.93(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Discovering Jewish Feminism
Contemplating Marriage
Choosing Jewish Parenthood • Working, Volunteering, and Jewish Living
Broadening Sexual and Gender Roles
Sanctifying Women's Lives
Praying with Women's Voices
Educating the New Jewish Women
Breaking Through Jewish Ceilings
Balancing Jewish and Feminist Goals
Tables
Notes
Index

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