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Carnal Israel [electronic resource] : reading sex in Talmudic culture / Daniel Boyarin.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
Carnal Israel [electronic resource] : reading sex in Talmudic culture / Daniel Boyarin.
Personal Author:
Publication Date:
1995
ISBN:
9780520917125

9780585138817
Series:
The New historicism ; 25
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Volume:
25.
General Note:
"A Centennial book."
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-264) and indexes.
Contents:
"Behold Israel according to the flesh": on anthropology and sexuality in late-antique Judaisms -- Dialectics of desire: "The evil instinct is very good" -- Different Eves: myths of female origins and the discourse of married sex -- Engendering desire: husbands, wives, and sexual intercourse -- Lusting after learning: the Torah as "the other woman" -- Studying women: resistance from within the male discourse -- (Re)producing men: constructing the rabbinic male body.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English