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Lynn Davidman

Becoming Un-Orthodox
by Lynn Davidman ~ Hardback

Leaving a religion is not merely a matter of losing or rejecting faith. For many, it involves dramatic changes of everyday routines and personal habits. Davidman bases her analysis on in-depth conversations with forty ex-Hasidic individuals. From these conversations emerge accounts of the great fea...

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Tradition in a Rootless World
by Lynn Davidman ~ Paperback / softback

The past two decades in the United States have seen an immense liberalization and expansion of women's roles in society. Recently, however, some women have turned away from the myriad, complex choices presented by modern life and chosen instead a Jewish orthodox tradition that sets strict and rigid ...

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Feminist Perspectives on Jewish Studies
by Lynn Davidman ~ Paperback / softback

This book is the first to evaluate the development of feminist scholarship in various fields within Jewish studies. Eminent scholars in biblical studies, rabbinics, theology, history, literature, sociology, anthropology, philosophy, and film studies assess the state of knowledge about women in each ...

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Motherloss
by Lynn Davidman ~ Paperback / softback

Lynn Davidman's study analyzes the immediate and continuing impact of a mother's premature death on the children she leaves behind. Drawing on interviews with 60 adults from a variety of class backgrounds, Davidman argues that the experience of motherloss is shaped by our social conceptions of women...

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