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Spirit, faith and church : women's experiences in the English-speaking world, 17th - 21st centuries /

Contradictions are legion when it comes to women and spirituality. In Christian cultures, the worth of the female sex is highly ambivalent, since virginity and motherhood are construed respectively as badges of purity and fruitfulness, whilst the biologic.

Other Authors: Lux-Sterritt, Laurence., Sorin, Claire.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars, ©2012.
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