Gender and timebound commandments in Judaism /
"The rule that exempts women from rituals that need to be performed at specific times (so-called timebound, positive commandments) has served for centuries to stabilize Jewish gender. It has provided a rationale for women's centrality at home and their absence from the synagogue. Departing from domi...
|Main Author:||Alexander, Elizabeth Shanks, 1967-|
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Cambridge University Press,