Women's Roles in Religion

Women's Roles in Religion

by Marcia Amidon Lusted

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616135270
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2010
Series: Essential Viewpoints Series: Set 5
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Women and Religion 6

Chapter 2 Before the Twentieth Century 14

Chapter 3 Liberation and Changing Roles 24

Chapter 4 Women and Protestantism 36

Chapter 5 Women and Catholicism 46

Chapter 6 Women and Judaism 56

Chapter 7 Women and Islam 66

Chapter 8 Women and Alternative Religions 76

Chapter 9 The Future of Women's Roles 86

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Additional Resources 102

Glossary 104

Source Notes 106

Index 109

About the Author 112

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