Religion, gender, and culture in the pre-modern world [electronic resource] / edited by Alexandra Cuffel and Brian Britt.

Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed. 2007.
Published/​Created
Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
Description
1 online resource (296 p.)

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Subject(s)
Series
Religion/Culture/Critique [More in this series]
Summary note
This book compares shifting formulations of gender, interfaith, and ethnic relations across continents from antiquity to the Nineteenth century. Contributors address three areas: depictions of homosexual and transgendered behaviours, conceptualizations of femininity and masculinity, and the marriageability of ethnic and religious minorities.
Notes
Description based upon print version of record.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; I Ancient Cultures; II Medieval Cultures; III Early Modern Cultures; Contributors; Index
ISBN
  • 1-281-36319-7
  • 9786611363192
  • 0-230-60429-3
OCLC
  • 314793068
  • 192097412
Doi
  • 10.1057/9780230604292
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