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Women and religion

Elizabeth A. Clark

Women and religion

a feminist sourcebook of Christian thought

by Elizabeth A. Clark

  • 190 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Religious aspects -- Christianity,
  • Women in Christianity -- History,
  • Feminist theology -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementElizabeth Clark and Herbert Richardson.
    SeriesHarper forum books ; RD 178
    ContributionsRichardson, Herbert Warren, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT704 .C53 1977
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 296 p. ;
    Number of Pages296
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4881382M
    ISBN 10006061398X
    LC Control Number76009975

      Presented are excerpts from Azam Kamguian’s book, Islam & Women’s Rights. Religion in general and Islam in particular are women’s enemy. Women’s inequality is god’s commandment, in Islam enshrined in immutable law by Mohammad and eventually recorded in scripture. In most countries under Islamic states or under the influence of Islam. Title: Women and religion: Publication Type: Miscellaneous: Year of Publication: Submitted: Authors: Clark, Elizabeth; Richardson H: Call Number: BTC53

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