The Gender Challenge of Hebrew is the first book to delve in depth into gender representation over the 3, 000-year history of Hebrew. Malka Muchnik analyses the grammatical characteristics of gender, reveals social and cultural issues reflected, and presents challenges for achieving change.This demonstrates that at least some women were able to recite the prayers in Hebrew, and eventually chose to do so. ... They may appear in womena#39;s prayer books, because mothers were expected to teach them to their sons. ... After stating that there are precepts that women are forbidden from performing, the Seyder Tkhines has a parallel prayer for women ... precept appears: (45) Four commandments of our own: to kindle lights for the holy Sabbath, to purify ourselves from impurity, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Gender Challenge of Hebrew|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2014-09-22|