By Amy Kalmanofsky
Though the Hebrew Bible frequently displays and constructs a global that privileges males, lots of its narratives play generally with the gender norms of the society within which they have been written. Drawing from feminist, masculinity and queer reports, Gender-Play within the Hebrew Bible makes use of shut literary research to argue that the writers of the Bible deliberately problem gender norms so as to display the risks of destabilizing societal and theological hierarchies that privilege males and masculinity. This ebook offers a desirable argument in regards to the development and import of gender within the biblical narratives, and should be of serious curiosity to lecturers within the fields of faith, theology, and religious study in addition to gender reports.
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