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Author Greenberg, Steven, 1956 June 19-

Title Wrestling with God and men : homosexuality in the Jewish tradition / Steven Greenberg.

Imprint Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    296.366 GRE 2004    Available
Edition Updated ed.
Description xii, 316 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-302) and index.
Contents The birth of gender and desire -- The sons of God, Ham, and the Sodomites -- Leviticus -- Lesbian omissions -- Princely love -- Rabbinic heroes -- The queer Middle Ages -- The legal literature -- Rav Moshe and the problem of why -- The rationale of reproduction -- The rationale of social disruption -- The rationale of category confusion -- The rationale of humiliation and violence -- Admitting difference -- Welcoming synagogues
Subject Homosexuality, Male -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Orthodox Judaism.
Homosexuality in the Bible.
ISBN 0299190943 (pbk.)

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