Ancient Taboos and Gender Prejudice

Ancient Taboos and Gender Prejudice Author Leonie B. Liveris
ISBN-10 9781351958455
Release 2017-03-02
Pages 254
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This book explores the struggling genesis of a women's movement in the Orthodox Church through the ecumenical movement of the twentieth century at a time when militant conservatism is emerging in Orthodox countries and fundamentalism in the diaspora. Offering an understanding of the participation of women in the Orthodox Church, particularly during the 50 years of the membership of the Orthodox churches in the World Council of Churches, this book contributes to the ongoing debates and feminist analysis of women's participation, ministry and sexuality in the life and practice of the Church universal. The book reveals both the positive contributions to ecumenism and the difficulties confronting Orthodox women wishing to participate more fully in the leadership and ministry of their church.



The Case for Women s Ministry

The Case for Women s Ministry Author Ruth B. Edwards
ISBN-10 0281043892
Release 1989-01
Pages 230
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New Books on Women and Feminism

New Books on Women and Feminism Author
ISBN-10 MINN:31951P01061812R
Release 2006
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The Sacred Gift of Life

The Sacred Gift of Life Author John Breck
ISBN-10 0881411833
Release 1998-01-01
Pages 288
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This work provides an evaluation of bioethical issues from the perspective of Scripture and Orthodox tradition. Beginning with a discussion of present-day bioethical dilemmas, it provides an overview of major theological themes that condition any Orthodox response to issues involving creation and termination of human life. The following chapters then take up questions concerning the meaning of sexuality and the morality of various forms of sexual behaviour; the question when does human life being?; a moral assessment, from an Orthodox perspective, of procedures such as abortion, in vitro fertilization and genetic engineering (including human cloning); and end of life issues, including the meaning of suffering, euthanasia, physician assisted suicide, and care for the terminally ill.



Women Religion and Sexuality

Women  Religion  and Sexuality Author Jeanne Becher
ISBN-10 UVA:X002035727
Release 1991
Pages 265
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Traditionalism and Radicalism in the History of Christian Thought

Traditionalism and Radicalism in the History of Christian Thought Author Corneliu C. Simut
ISBN-10 0230105580
Release 2010-09-15
Pages 240
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This fascinating work presents the two conflicting positions within Christian thought—traditional and radical—as they developed through some of the most important periods of church history. Simut traces traditional Christian thought through Late Antiquity, Early Modernity, and Post Modernity in specific works written by Gregory Nazianzen, Jean Calvin, and Ion Bria. He analyzes Radical Christian thought as it gradually developed in Post Modernity, particularly during the twenty and twenty-first centuries through authors such as Erich Fromm, Paul Ricoeur, and Vito Mancuso.



Feminist Periodicals

Feminist Periodicals Author
ISBN-10 MINN:31951P01043160A
Release 2006
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Love Sexuality and the Sacrament of Marriage

Love  Sexuality  and the Sacrament of Marriage Author John Chryssavgis
ISBN-10 IND:30000055947943
Release 1996-01-01
Pages 93
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Two essays "Love and Sexuality in the Image of Divine Love" and "The Sacrament of Marriage: The Orthodox Service" introduce the reader to the Orthodox perspective on this all-important issue. With extensive excerpts from twenty-two Church fathers and modern Orthodox theologians, ranging from Basil the Great and Gregory of Nyssa to Alexander Elchaninov and Kallistos Ware.



Sex and Gender in Ancient Egypt

Sex and Gender in Ancient Egypt Author Carolyn Graves-Brown
ISBN-10 UOM:39015080849139
Release 2008
Pages 220
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This volume offers new research on an essential but often controversial aspect of life in Dynastic Egypt. Its originality lies in combining research which uses Egyptology's traditional strengths, philological and iconographic, with reflections on material culture and on the discipline of Egyptology itself. The authors are internationally-recognized authorities in their fields.



God with Us

God with Us Author John Breck
ISBN-10 088141252X
Release 2003
Pages 285
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This collection of reflections contemplates the Divinity descending, acting within, and enlightening our day-to-day lives. This eminent Orthodox ethicist and pastor ponders questions that arise in our culture and answers them in an engaging style that is fully accessible to the average layperson.



Marriage Sexuality Celibacy

Marriage  Sexuality   Celibacy Author Demetrios J. Constantelos
ISBN-10 0937032158
Release 1975
Pages 93
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Joyce in the Belly of the Big Truck Workbook

Joyce in the Belly of the Big Truck  Workbook Author Joyce A. Cascio
ISBN-10 0976237318
Release 2005-05
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Seminar

Seminar Author
ISBN-10 UOM:39015078218537
Release 1997
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Stigma

Stigma Author Erving Goffman
ISBN-10 1439188335
Release 2009-11-24
Pages 168
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From the author of The Presentation of Self in Everyday Life, Stigma is analyzes a person’s feelings about himself and his relationship to people whom society calls “normal.” Stigma is an illuminating excursion into the situation of persons who are unable to conform to standards that society calls normal. Disqualified from full social acceptance, they are stigmatized individuals. Physically deformed people, ex-mental patients, drug addicts, prostitutes, or those ostracized for other reasons must constantly strive to adjust to their precarious social identities. Their image of themselves must daily confront and be affronted by the image which others reflect back to them. Drawing extensively on autobiographies and case studies, sociologist Erving Goffman analyzes the stigmatized person’s feelings about himself and his relationship to “normals” He explores the variety of strategies stigmatized individuals employ to deal with the rejection of others, and the complex sorts of information about themselves they project. In Stigma the interplay of alternatives the stigmatized individual must face every day is brilliantly examined by one of America’s leading social analysts.



Parliamentary Debates Hansard

Parliamentary Debates  Hansard  Author Victoria. Parliament
ISBN-10 PSU:000007987243
Release 1980
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Books in Print

Books in Print Author
ISBN-10 STANFORD:36105129064627
Release 2009
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Devadasis

Devadasis Author K. Jamanadas
ISBN-10 UVA:X030332681
Release 2007-01-01
Pages 329
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This is a comprehensive study on Devadasis in a very lucid and interesting style. The subject matter is divided into twelve main chapters- Introduction, Rise of Buddhist Nuns, was Buddha Against women, Glorious Epock of the Buddhist Nuns, Buddhist Nuns in other countries, Original Buddhism and Brahmanical interference, story of untouchability in India, Vajrayani Siddhas, Trantras and Bhakti, Deities of Varayani, Buddhism, what isl the Devadasis system, Devadasis system and Ancient foreign customs, and lastly summary and conclusion. A very interesting study deeply examined and analysed. The sociologists, the social reformers and students of sociology will find the book most referential and informative.