Table of contents for Unlocking the garden : a feminist Jewish look at the Bible, midrash and God / Naomi Graetz.

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Contents...................................................................................................vii
Credits.......................................................................................................ix
Preface ......................................................................................................xi
Introduction ..............................................................................................1
A Feminist Jewish Interpretation Of The Bible ..............................3
Dinah The Daughter .............................................................................27
Did Miriam Talk Too Much? .............................................................41
Metaphors Count ...................................................................................53
Is Kinyan Only A Metaphor?..............................................................59
God Is To Israel As Husband Is To Wife:
The Metaphoric Battering Of Hosea's Wife ...................................69
Will The Real Hagar Please Stand Up? ...........................................91
A Midrashic Lens On Biblical Women............................................99
Jerusalem The Widow.......................................................................115
The Barrenness Of Miriam:
A Midrash On The Haftara Of Ki Tetzeh (Isaiah 54).................127
A Midrash on Ki Tetzeh ...................................................................149
Feminist Jewish Reconstruction Of Prayer ..................................153
Modern Midrash Unbound:
Who's Not Afraid Of Goddess Worship?.....................................161
Akeda Revisited..................................................................................167
Vashti Unrobed...................................................................................171
A Passover Triptych ..........................................................................173
Works Consulted ................................................................................177
About The Author ..............................................................................193
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Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Bible. O.T. -- Feminist criticism.
Feminism -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Women in the Bible.