Women and the Reformation

Women and the Reformation

Kirsi Stjerna / Sep 22, 2020
Women and the Reformation Women and the Reformation gathers historical materials and personal accounts to provide a comprehensive and accessible look at the status and contributions of women as leaders in the th century Prot
  • Title: Women and the Reformation
  • Author: Kirsi Stjerna
  • ISBN: 9781405114233
  • Page: 317
  • Format: Paperback
  • Women and the Reformation gathers historical materials and personal accounts to provide a comprehensive and accessible look at the status and contributions of women as leaders in the 16th century Protestant world.Explores the new and expanded role as core participants in Christian life that women experienced during the ReformationExamines diverse individual stories from woWomen and the Reformation gathers historical materials and personal accounts to provide a comprehensive and accessible look at the status and contributions of women as leaders in the 16th century Protestant world.Explores the new and expanded role as core participants in Christian life that women experienced during the ReformationExamines diverse individual stories from women of the times, ranging from biographical sketches of the ex nun Katharina von Bora Luther and Queen Jeanne d Albret, to the prophetess Ursula Jost and the learned Olimpia Fulvia MorataBrings together social history and theology to provide a groundbreaking volume on the theological effects that these women had on Christian life and spiritualityAccompanied by a website at blackwellpublishing stjerna offering student s access to the writings by the women featured in the book
    Women and the Web Intel women through innovation and education With rapid technological and demographic change afoot, now is the time for cooperative action and impact We look forward to working with stakeholders to expand Internet access to women globally Doing so will benefit the women in the developing world, their families and communities, their nations, and Women s Rights and the Civil Rights Act of National Aug , Women s Rights and the Civil Rights Act of The Civil Rights Act of prohibited discrimination based on race, religion, color, or national origin in public places, schools, and employment However, discrimination based on sex was not initially included in the proposed bill, and was only added as an amendment in Title VII in an Women s Suffrage The U.S Movement, Leaders Amendment Women, Business and the Law Gender Equality, Women Women, Business and the Law WBL is a World Bank Group project that collects data on gender inequality in the law The dataset diagnoses legal barriers limiting women s full economic participation and encourages policymakers to reform discriminatory laws. Women and Girls The New York Times Florence Howe, Mother of Women s Studies, Dies at In , she helped found the Feminist Press It was hailed for making available a legacy of writings by and about women. Woman Suffrage and the th Amendment National Archives Jun , Woman Suffrage and the th Amendment Background Beginning in the mid th century, several generations of woman suffrage supporters lectured, wrote, marched, lobbied, and practiced civil disobedience to achieve what many Americans considered a radical change in the Constitution guaranteeing women the right to vote. Gender Inequality and Women in the Workplace Women have caught up with men in terms of education In fact, in the United States and a number of other countries, women now actually surpass men in educational achievement The problem arises when young adults try to balance work and family, and women
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      • Kirsi Stjerna

        Rev Dr Kirsi Stjerna, First Lutheran, Los Angeles Southwest Synod Professor of Lutheran History and Theology, Chair, at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary of California Lutheran University Author of Women and the Reformation and Reformaation Naisia Co author of Martin Luther, the Bible and the Jewish People with Rev Dr Brooks Schramm Translator Editor of Rev Dr Tuomo Mannermaa s Christ Present in Faith and Two Kinds of Love Translator of Rev Dr Martti Nissinen s Homoeroticism in the Biblical World Co editor of Apocalyptic and Human Agency Conversations with Augustine of Hippo and Martin Luther, with Dr Deanna A Thompson General Editor, with Dr Hans Hillerbrand and Rev Dr Timothy Wengert, of The Annotated Luther , and Volume 2 editor, Word and Faith , forthcoming September 2015.

    686 Comments

    1. really 3.5 stars, I think.Lots of good info about lesser known players in the 16th century European Reformation Full of enlightening quotes, interesting historical tidbits, and fun character sketches of these women.


    2. I loved this book Easily read if a bit repetitive at times and stuffed with information about all of these amazingly interesting women, most I had never heard of Particular highlights were Marie Dentiere, Olimpia Morata and Katharine Schutz Zell.


    3. Scholarly, but readable evaluation of the impact of the Reformation on women as seen in the lives of various women involved in the Reformation in Germany, France, and Italy The author looked at the positive and the negatives the Reformation had for women Despite the fact that the Reformers promoted the priesthood of all believers, women were still limited in their theological pursuits It was to be lived out in the home exclusively Women who pursued education were seen as suspect The author point [...]



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