WORLD RELIGION BIBLIOGRAPHY: WOMEN AND RELIGION


  Ahmed, Leila.  Women and Gender in Islam: Historical Roots of A Modern Debate.  New Haven: Yale, 1993.

  Ali, Ayaan Hirsi.  Caged Virgin: An Emancipation Proclamation for Women and Islam.  New York: Free Press, 2008.

  Bartholomeusz, Tessa J.  Women Under the Bo Tree: Buddhist Nuns in Sri Lanka.  Cambridge: Cambridge, 2008.

  Borgeaud, Philippe.  Mother of the Gods: From Cybele to The Virgin Mary, trans. Lysa Hochroth.  Baltimore: Johns Hopkins, 2004.

  Brunn, Emilie Zum and Epiney-Burgard, Georgette.  Women Mystics in Medieval Europe.  New York: Paragon, 1998.

  Cabezon, Jose Ignacio, ed.  Buddhism, Sexuality And Gender.  Albany: State University of New York, 1992.

  Croutier, Alev Lytle.  Harem: The World Behind the Veil.  New York: Abbeville, 1998.

  Denzey, Nicola.  Bone Gatherers: The Lost Worlds of Early Christian Women.  Beacon, 2008.

  Eilberg-Schwartz, Howard and Doniger, Wendy, eds.  Off With Her Head!: The Denial of Women's Identity in Myth, Religion, and Culture.  Berkeley, California, 1995.

  Erndl, Kathleen M.  Victory to the Mother: The Hindu Goddess of Northwest India in Myth, Ritual and Symbol.  New York: Oxford, 1993.

  Evangelisti, Silvia.  Nuns: A History of Convent Life.  New York: Oxford, 2008.

  Fernea, Elizabeth Warnock.  In Search of Islamic Feminism: One Woman's Global Journey.  New York: Doubleday, 1997.

  Fisher, Mary Pat.  Women in Religion.  New York: Longman, 2006.

  Galland, China.  Longing For Darkness.  New York: Viking Penguin, 1991.

  Gimbutas, Marija and Dexter, Miriam.  Living Goddess.  Berkeley: California, 1999.

  Gospel of Mary Magdalene, trans. Jean-Yves Leloup and Joseph Rowe.  Rochester, Vermont: Inner Traditions, 2002.

  Greenspahn, Frederick, ed.  Women and Judaism: New Insights and Scholarship.  New York: New York University, 2009.

   Hawley, John S. and Wulff, Donna, eds. Devi: Goddesses of India.  Berkeley: California, 1996.

  Heath, Jennifer, ed.  Veil: Women Writers on Its History, Lore and Politics.  Berkeley: California, 2008.

  Husain, Shahrukh.  Goddess: Power, Sexuality and the Feminine Divine.  London: Duncan Baird, 1997.

  Kraemer, Ross Shepard.  Her Share of the Blessings: Women's Religions Among Pagans, Jews, and Christians in the Greco-Roman World.  New York: Oxford, 1992.

  Leslie, Julia, ed.  Roles and Rituals For Hindu Women.  Rutherford, NJ: Farleigh Dickinson, 1991.

  Mazzoni, Christina.  Women in God's Kitchen: Cooking, Eating and Spiritual Writing.  New York: Continuum, 2007.

  McNamara, Jo Ann Kay.  Sisters in Arms: Catholic Nuns Through Two Millennia.  Cambridge: Harvard, 1996.

  Mohr, Thea and Tsedroen, Jampa, eds.  Dignity and Discipline: The Evolving Role of Women in Buddhism.  Wisdom Publications, 2009.

  Morin, Karen M. and Guelke, Jeanne Kay, eds.  Women, Religion and Space: Global Perspectives on Gender and Faith.  Syracuse: Syracuse, 2007.

  Murphy, Cullen.  Word According to Eve: Women and the Bible in Ancient Times and Our Own.  Boston: Mariner, 1998.

  Norris, Pamela.  Eve: A Biography.  New York: Washington Square, 1998.

  Paul, Diana Y.  Women in Buddhism: Images of the Feminine in the Mahayana Tradition, 2nd ed.  Berkeley: California, 1985.

  Pintchman, Tracy, ed.  Women's Lives, Women's Rituals in the Hindu Tradition.  New York: Oxford, 2007.

  Sawyer, Deborah F.  Women and Religion in the First Christian Centuries.  London: Routledge, 1996.

Sawyer, Deborah and Hawthorne, Siam, eds.  Blackwell Companion to Religion and Gender.  Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

  Schussler-Fiorenza, Elisabeth.  In Memory of Her: A Feminist Theological Reconstruction of Christian Origins.  New York: Crossroad, 1983.

  Scott, Joan Wallach.  Politics of the Veil.  Princeton: Princeton, 2010.

  Sered, Susan Starr.  Priestess, Mother, Sacred Sister: Religions Dominated By Women.  New York: Oxford, 1990.

  Stocker, Margarita.  Judith: Sexual Warrior -- Women and Power in Western Culture.  New Haven: Yale, 1998.

  Stuckey, Johanna.  Women's Spirituality: Contemporary Feminist Approaches to Judaism, Christianity, Islam and Goddess Worship.  Inanna Publications, 2009.

  Tanenbaum, Leora.  Taking Back God: American Women Rising Up For Religious Equality.  New York: Counterpoint, 2011.

  Tisdale, Sallie.  Women of the Way.  New York: Harperone, 2007.

  Walther, W.  Women in Islam, trans.  C.S.V. Salt.  London: 1981.

  Warner, Marina.  Alone of All her Sex: The Myth and the Cult of the Virgin Mary.  New York: Vintage, 2000

  Wegner, Judith Romney.  Chattel Or Person: The Status of Women in the Mishnah.  New York: Oxford, 1988.

  Weinberger-Thomas, Catherine.  Ashes of Immortality: Widow-Burning in India.  Chicago: Chicago, 2000.

  Young, Serenity, ed.  Encyclopedia of Women and World Religion.  New York: Macmillan, 1998.

  Zlotnick, Helena.  Dinah's Daughters: Gender and Judaism From the Hebrew Bible to Late Antiquity.  Scholarly Book Services, 2002.


 

 

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