When a Jewish Woman Comes of Age

By Nina Freedman

Eugene Borowitz, April 2, 1976

The author argues that Jewish girls should have a coming-of-age ceremony which centers around ritual immersion following their first menstrual period.

Topic: Ritual, Jewish Identification, Women, Identity Formation

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Borowitz, Eugene B.

Volume/Issue: Vol.6/no.111

Page Number(s): 88-89

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Freedman, Nina. When a Jewish Woman Comes of Age. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Eugene Borowitz. 2 April 1976: 88-89. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=9485


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