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The Resource A year of Biblical womanhood : how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master", Rachel Held Evans

A year of Biblical womanhood : how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master", Rachel Held Evans

Label
A year of Biblical womanhood : how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master"
Title
A year of Biblical womanhood
Title remainder
how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master"
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Held Evans
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author spends a year exploring traditional Biblical roles for women, including such activities as interviewing a polygamist's wife, visiting an Amish school, abstaining from gossip, and corresponding with an Orthodox Jewish woman
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Rachel Held
Dewey number
  • 277.3/083092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BT704
LC item number
.E925 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evans, Rachel Held
  • Women
  • Women
  • Christian women
  • Sex role
  • Sex role
Label
A year of Biblical womanhood : how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master", Rachel Held Evans
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-319) and index
Contents
October: gentleness, girl gone mild -- November: domesticity, Martha, Martha -- December: obedience, my husband, my master -- January: valor, will the real Proverbs 31 woman please stand up? -- February: beauty, my breasts are like towers -- March: modesty, hula-hooping with the Amish -- April: purity, the worst time of the month to go camping -- May: fertility, quivers full of arrows and sippy cups -- June: submission, a disposition to yield -- July: justice, eat more guinea pig -- August: silence, I am woman, hear me no more -- September: grace, days of awe
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 321 p.
Isbn
9781595553676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012014499
Other control number
9781469225425
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky247643078
  • (OCoLC)779873116
  • 852104
Label
A year of Biblical womanhood : how a liberated woman found herself sitting on her roof, covering her head, and calling her husband "master", Rachel Held Evans
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 311-319) and index
Contents
October: gentleness, girl gone mild -- November: domesticity, Martha, Martha -- December: obedience, my husband, my master -- January: valor, will the real Proverbs 31 woman please stand up? -- February: beauty, my breasts are like towers -- March: modesty, hula-hooping with the Amish -- April: purity, the worst time of the month to go camping -- May: fertility, quivers full of arrows and sippy cups -- June: submission, a disposition to yield -- July: justice, eat more guinea pig -- August: silence, I am woman, hear me no more -- September: grace, days of awe
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 321 p.
Isbn
9781595553676
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012014499
Other control number
9781469225425
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • sky247643078
  • (OCoLC)779873116
  • 852104

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