The Woman's Bible

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UPNE, 1993 - Health & Fitness - 217 pages
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The publication of The Woman's Bible in 1895 and 1898 represented the feminist pioneer's last strike at the roots of the ideology behind her gender's subordinate role in society. In keeping with her characteristic radical individualism, Stanton attacks religious orthodoxy on a political rather than scholarly basis. This clarion call to action consists of a book-by-book examination of the Bible, placing events in their historical context, interpreting passages as both allegory and fact, and comparing them with the myths of other cultures. It endures as an extraordinary document because of the questions it addresses, the topics it covers, and its still-resonant sincerity. Unabridged republication of the classic two-volume edition of 1895 and 1898.
  

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Contents

Introduction
7
Part II
1
Preface 7
7
Epistle to the Romans 152
152
Epistles to the Ephesians and Phillippians
160
Epistles of Peter and John
174
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