Women's Khutbah Book Contemporary Sermons on Spirituality and Justice from around the World
ISBN: HB: 9780300244168, Yale University Press, January 2023
264 pp., 23.4x15.5 cm, 7 black&white illus.
A first-ever collection of contemporary Muslim women's khutbahs (sermons) drawing on their social, religious, and spiritual experiences and framed by original reflections on an emerging Muslim feminist ethics. Within the Muslim world, there is a dyn...
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Ruth A Migrant's Tale
ISBN: HB: 9780300255072, Yale University Press, November 2022
232 pp., 20.9x14.6 cm, 12 black&white illus.
A wide-ranging exploration of the story of Ruth, a foreigner who became the founding mother of the Davidic dynasty. The biblical Ruth has inspired numerous readers from diverse cultural backgrounds across many centuries. In this insightful volume,...
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Dollars for Life The Anti-Abortion Movement and the Fall of the Republican Establishment
ISBN: HB: 9780300260144, Yale University Press, October 2022
336 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm
A new understanding of the slow drift to extremes in American politics that shows how the antiabortion movement remade the Republican Party. The modern Republican Party is the party of conservative Christianity and big business – two things so clos...
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Revolution on Canvas The Rise of Women Artists in Britain and France, 1760-1830
ISBN: HB: 9781913107291, Yale University Press, June 2022
336 pp., 26.7x21 cm, 157 colour and black&white illus.
The first collective, critical historical study of women artists in Britain and France during the Revolutionary era. "A Revolution on Canvas" argues that women artists professionalized in unprecedented numbers during the Revolutionary era, engaging...
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Capital of Free Women Race, Legitimacy, and Liberty in Colonial Mexico
ISBN: HB: 9780300258066, Yale University Press, May 2022
296 pp., 21.6x14 cm, 9 black&white illus.
A restoration of the agency and influence of free African-descended women in colonial Mexico through their traces in archives. "The Capital of Free Women" examines how African-descended women strove for dignity in seventeenth-century Mexico. Free w...
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Mission France The True History of the Women of SOE
ISBN: PB: 9780300264814, ISBN: HB: 9780300208573, Yale University Press, May 2022
336 pp., 19.6x12.7 cm, 22 black&white illus.
Formed in 1940, Special Operations Executive was to coordinate Resistance work overseas. The organization's F section sent more than four hundred agents into France, thirty-nine of whom were women. But while some are widely known – Violette Szabo, Od...
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Woman The American History of an Idea
ISBN: HB: 9780300249903, Yale University Press, May 2022
600 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 20 black&white illus.
A comprehensive history of the struggle to define womanhood in America, from the seventeenth to the twenty-first century. What does it mean to be a "woman" in America? Award-winning gender and sexuality scholar Lillian Faderman traces the evolution...
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Women and the Religion of Ancient Israel
ISBN: HB: 9780300141788, Yale University Press, April 2022
576 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 39 black&white illus.
A synthetic reconstruction of women's religious engagement and experiences in preexilic Israel. Throughout the biblical narrative, ancient Israelite religious life is dominated by male actors. When women appear, they are often seen only on the peri...
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Women Who Saved the English Countryside
ISBN: HB: 9780300232240, Yale University Press, April 2022
320 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 16 colour illus.
A vibrant history of English landscape preservation over the last 150 years, told through the lives of four remarkable women. In Britain today, a mosaic of regulations protects the natural environment and guarantees public access to green spaces. Bu...
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On the Basis of Art 150 Years of Women at Yale
ISBN: HB: 9780300254242, Yale University Press, November 2021
304 pp., 27.3x25.4 cm, 185 colour illus.
Marking the 150th anniversary of the first women students at Yale, who came to study at the Yale School of the Fine Arts (now Yale School of Art) when it opened in 1869, and the 50th anniversary of undergraduate coeducation at the University, this vo...
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