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The Resource Authorizing marriage? : canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions, edited by Mark D. Jordan ; with Meghan T. Sweeney and David M. Mellott, (electronic book)

Authorizing marriage? : canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions, edited by Mark D. Jordan ; with Meghan T. Sweeney and David M. Mellott, (electronic book)

Label
Authorizing marriage? : canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions
Title
Authorizing marriage?
Title remainder
canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mark D. Jordan ; with Meghan T. Sweeney and David M. Mellott
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The opponents of legal recognition for same-sex marriage frequently appeal to a "Judeo-Christian" tradition. But does it make any sense to speak of that tradition as a single teaching on marriage? Are there elements in Jewish and Christian traditions that actually authorize religious and civil recognition of same-sex couples? And are contemporary heterosexual marriages well supported by those traditions? As evidenced by the ten provocative essays assembled and edited by Mark D. Jordan, the answers are not as simple as many would believe. The scholars of Judaism and Christianity gathered here e
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
261.8/35848
Index
index present
LC call number
BT707.6
LC item number
.A98 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jordan, Mark D.
  • Sweeney, Meghan T.
  • Mellott, David M.
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Same-sex marriage
Label
Authorizing marriage? : canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions, edited by Mark D. Jordan ; with Meghan T. Sweeney and David M. Mellott, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-195) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why is Rabbi Yoḥanan a woman? or, a queer marriage gone bad: "platonic love" in the Talmud
  • Daniel Boyarin
  • Can I really count on you?
  • Laurence Paul Hemming
  • Contemplating a Jewish ritual of same-sex union: an inquiry into the meanings of marriage
  • Steven Greenberg
  • Arguing liturgical genealogies, or, the ghosts of weddings past
  • Mark D. Jordan
  • Hooker and the new Puritans
  • Kathryn Tanner
  • Introduction
  • Ad imaginem Dei: is there a moral here?
  • Susan Frank Parsons
  • Trinity, marriage, and homosexuality
  • Eugene F. Rogers Jr
  • Mark D. Jordan
  • "Surpassing the love of women": another look at 2 Samuel 1:26 and the relationship of David and Jonathan
  • Saul M. Olyan
  • Familiar idolatry and the Christian case against marriage
  • Dale B. Martin
  • Marriage and friendship in the Christian New Testament: ancient resources for contemporary same-sex unions
  • Mary Ann Tolbert
Control code
ebr10312536
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 199 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780691123462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Authorizing marriage? : canon, tradition, and critique in the blessing of same-sex unions, edited by Mark D. Jordan ; with Meghan T. Sweeney and David M. Mellott, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [165]-195) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Why is Rabbi Yoḥanan a woman? or, a queer marriage gone bad: "platonic love" in the Talmud
  • Daniel Boyarin
  • Can I really count on you?
  • Laurence Paul Hemming
  • Contemplating a Jewish ritual of same-sex union: an inquiry into the meanings of marriage
  • Steven Greenberg
  • Arguing liturgical genealogies, or, the ghosts of weddings past
  • Mark D. Jordan
  • Hooker and the new Puritans
  • Kathryn Tanner
  • Introduction
  • Ad imaginem Dei: is there a moral here?
  • Susan Frank Parsons
  • Trinity, marriage, and homosexuality
  • Eugene F. Rogers Jr
  • Mark D. Jordan
  • "Surpassing the love of women": another look at 2 Samuel 1:26 and the relationship of David and Jonathan
  • Saul M. Olyan
  • Familiar idolatry and the Christian case against marriage
  • Dale B. Martin
  • Marriage and friendship in the Christian New Testament: ancient resources for contemporary same-sex unions
  • Mary Ann Tolbert
Control code
ebr10312536
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 199 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780691123462
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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