The Resource Off with her head! : the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture, edited by Howard Eilberg-Schwartz and Wendy Doniger

Off with her head! : the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture, edited by Howard Eilberg-Schwartz and Wendy Doniger

Label
Off with her head! : the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture
Title
Off with her head!
Title remainder
the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Howard Eilberg-Schwartz and Wendy Doniger
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT498.H43
LC item number
O34 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eilberg-Schwartz, Howard
  • Doniger, Wendy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Head
  • Women
  • Hair
  • Psychoanalysis
Label
Off with her head! : the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture, edited by Howard Eilberg-Schwartz and Wendy Doniger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The gendered grammar of ancient Mediterranean hair
  • Molly Myerowitz Levine
  • Veils, virgins, and the tongues of men and angels : women's heads in early Christianity
  • Mary Rose D'Angelo
  • Introduction. The spectacle of the female head
  • Howard Eilberg-Schwartz
  • "Put a bag over her head" : beheading mythological women
  • Wendy Doniger
  • Shaven heads and loose hair : Buddhist attitudes toward hair and sexuality
  • Karen Lang
  • Untangling the meanings of hair in Turkish society
  • Carol Delaney
  • The nakedness of a woman's voice, the pleasure in a man's mouth : an oral history of ancient Judaism
  • Howard Eilberg-Schwartz
  • Making up a woman : the face of Roman gender
  • Amy Richlin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 226 p.
Isbn
9780520088399
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95013310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32274972
Label
Off with her head! : the denial of women's identity in myth, religion, and culture, edited by Howard Eilberg-Schwartz and Wendy Doniger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • The gendered grammar of ancient Mediterranean hair
  • Molly Myerowitz Levine
  • Veils, virgins, and the tongues of men and angels : women's heads in early Christianity
  • Mary Rose D'Angelo
  • Introduction. The spectacle of the female head
  • Howard Eilberg-Schwartz
  • "Put a bag over her head" : beheading mythological women
  • Wendy Doniger
  • Shaven heads and loose hair : Buddhist attitudes toward hair and sexuality
  • Karen Lang
  • Untangling the meanings of hair in Turkish society
  • Carol Delaney
  • The nakedness of a woman's voice, the pleasure in a man's mouth : an oral history of ancient Judaism
  • Howard Eilberg-Schwartz
  • Making up a woman : the face of Roman gender
  • Amy Richlin
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 226 p.
Isbn
9780520088399
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
95013310
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)32274972

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