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Nashim: A Journal of Jewish Women's Studies & Gender Issues

No. 29, Fall 2015

Women's Torah Study
Published by: Indiana University Press
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  1. Front Matter (pp. 1-4)
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.1
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  2. Introduction (pp. 5-7)
    David Golinkin
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.5
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  3. A Woman and Poet against the Stream: Rachel Morpurgo, Advocate of the Kabbalah in an Anti-Kabbalistic Age (pp. 8-20)
    Marina Arbib
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.8
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  4. An Historical Case Study in Jewish Women's Education: Chana Shpitzer and Maʿaleh (pp. 21-38)
    Debbie Weissman
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.21
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  5. Women Heroines of Torah Study as Portrayed by Rabbi Joseph Mesas in Naḥalat Avot (pp. 39-55)
    Zvi Zohar
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.39
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  6. Jewish and Islamic Religious Feminist Exegesis of the Sacred Books: Adam, Woman and Gender (pp. 56-80) FREE
    Ruth Roded
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.56
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  7. The Transitioning of Jewish Biomedical Law: Rhetorical and Practical Shifts in Halakhic Discourse on Sex-Change Surgery (pp. 81-107)
    Hillel Gray
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.81
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  8. One Day Wiser (pp. 133-141)
    Ilana Kurshan
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.133
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  9. The 2015 Jerusalem Biennale for Contemporary Jewish Art (pp. 142-146)
    Ram Ozeri
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.142
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  10. Jewish Women's Torah Study: Orthodox Religious Education and Modernity by Ilan Fuchs (pp. 147-149)
    Review by: Debbie Weissman
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.147
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  11. Staking a Claim: Women Writing in the Yiddish Press in Tsarist Russia by Nurit Orchan (pp. 150-153)
    Review by: Hagit Cohen
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.150
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  12. With You When Needed: Historical Perspectives of Israeli Nursing 1936–2012 by Nira Bartal (pp. 154-157)
    Review by: Ada Schein
    DOI: 10.2979/nashim.29.154
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  13. Back Matter
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