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Mary Magdalene Understood / Edition 1

Mary Magdalene Understood / Edition 1

by Jane Schaberg
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ISBN-13: 9780826418999
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 10/15/2006
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 844,132
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.38(d)

About the Author

Jane Schaberg is Professor of Religious Studies and Women's Studies at the University of Detroit Mercy. She is the author of The Illegitimacy of Jesus, and an editor of On the Cutting Edge: The Study of Women in the Biblical World. As an acknowledged expert on Mary Magdalene, she has appeared in the Washington Times, on CNN and in Newsweek.
Jane Schaberg is also a contributor to Secrets of Mary Magdalene Edited by Dan Burstein and Arne J. de Keijzer, with an introduction by Elaine H. Pagels.

MElanie Johnson-DeBaufre is Associate Professor of New Testament at Drew Theological School, Madison, NY, USA

Table of Contents

Introduction - A Feminist Reconstruction of the Historical Mary Magdalene1 A Dig of One's Own2 Thinking Back through the Magdalene3 The Woman Who Understood (Too) Completely4 The Women Did Not Flee5 Mary Magdalene as Successor to JesusConclusion: The Implications for Contemporary WomenEpilogue: New Reflections on THE DA VINCI CODE

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