Religious Feminism in Israel: A Revolution in Process

By Irit Koren

Association for Jewish Studies (AJS), Spring 2008

The author discusses feminist trend underway in the Orthodox world, including breakthroughs in women's advanced Jewish education, efforts to transform elements of ritual to fit feminist values, new conceptions of the female body and sexuality, and efforts to expand opportunity for public leadership.

Topic: Halakha, Jewish Law, Feminism, Empowerment, Orthodox Judaism, Women

Name of Publication: AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies

Volume/Issue: Spring 2008

Page Number(s): 20-22

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Genre: Report

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Koren, Irit. Religious Feminism in Israel: A Revolution in Process. AJS Perspectives: The Magazine of the Association for Jewish Studies. Association for Jewish Studies (AJS). Spring 2008: 20-22. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=2664


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