The Church and the Second Sex / Edition 1

The Church and the Second Sex / Edition 1

by Mary Daly
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807011010

ISBN-13: 9780807011010

Pub. Date: 01/28/1986

Publisher: Beacon

First published in 1968, The Church and the Second Sex represents one of the most important critiques of sexism in the Christian tradition.

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First published in 1968, The Church and the Second Sex represents one of the most important critiques of sexism in the Christian tradition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807011010
Publisher:
Beacon
Publication date:
01/28/1986
Edition description:
REVISED
Pages:
231
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.52(d)

Table of Contents

New Archaic Afterwordsxi
Autobiographical Preface to the 1975 Edition5
Feminist Postchristian Introduction15
Chapter 1The Case Against the Church53
Chapter 2History: A Record of Contradictions74
Chapter 3Winds of Change118
Chapter 4The Pedestal Peddlars147
Chapter 5The Demon of Sexual Prejudice: An Exercise in Exorcism166
Chapter 6Theological Roots of the Problem: Radical Surgery Required179
Chapter 7Toward Partnership: Some Modest Proposals192
Conclusion: The Second Sex and the Seeds of Transcendence220
Index225

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