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Just Wives? Stories of Power and Survival in the Old Testament and Today

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ISBN-10: 0664226604

ISBN-13: 9780664226602

Edition: 2004

Authors: Katharine Doob Sakenfeld

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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date: 7/30/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 280
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.418
Language: English

Katharine Doob Sakenfeld is William Albright Eisenberger Professor of Old Testament Literature and Exegesis and Director of Doctoral Studies at Princeton Theological Seminary in Princeton, New Jersey. She is the author of Just Wives? Stories of Power and Survival in the Old Testament and Today and Ruth in the esteemed Interpretation commentary series, both published by WJK.

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Sarah and Hagar: Power and Privileges
Ruth and Naomi: Economic Survival and Family Values
Vashti and Esther: Models of Resistance
Michal, Abigail, and Bathsheba: In the Eye of the Beholder
Gomer: Who Betrayed Whom?
The Good Wife: Who Is a Worthy Woman?
Suggestions for Further Reading