REL 366 Sex, Gender, and the Bible -- Bos

Suggested search terms for databases and library catalog

Use these terms in conjunction with scripture references to find articles and book chapters that reflect the perspective you are studying.

  • "feminist" -- Critical perspective focused on women's experience and the place of women. Sometimes considered to represent the specific concerns of white, middle class women in North America.
  • "womanist" -- Critical perspective focused on the experiences and place of women of color or women from countries other than North America.
  • "masculinity" -- Critical perspective focused on the experiences and expectations of men.
  • "sex role" -- Analysis of gender specific expectations.

 

When searching for a specific person in the Bible, include "biblical figure" in your subject search.

If the person is considered a saint by the Roman Catholic Church, include "saint" in your subject search.

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