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The Resource Women and miracle stories : a multidisciplinary exploration, edited by Anne-Marie Korte, (electronic resource)

Women and miracle stories : a multidisciplinary exploration, edited by Anne-Marie Korte, (electronic resource)

Label
Women and miracle stories : a multidisciplinary exploration
Title
Women and miracle stories
Title remainder
a multidisciplinary exploration
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anne-Marie Korte
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work contains a collection of studies on women in miracle stories found in texts ranging from religious classics to contemporary literary fiction. It asks the question, "What do miracle stories specifically tell us about women?"
Member of
Dewey number
202/.117
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Korte, Anne-Marie
Series statement
Numen book series. Studies in the history of religions,
Series volume
v. 88
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  • Miracles
  • Women
Label
Women and miracle stories : a multidisciplinary exploration, edited by Anne-Marie Korte, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, ©2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Fresh water for a tired soul: pregnancy and messianic desire in a mediaeval Jewish document from Sicily
  • Marcel Poorthuis & Chana Safrai
  • The life of Christina Mirabilis: miracles and the construction of marginality
  • Anke E. Passenier
  • In pain you shall bear children (Gen 3:16): medieval prayers for a safe delivery
  • Marianne Elsakkers
  • A woman alone: the beatification of Friederike Hauffe née Wanner (1801-1829)
  • Wouter J. Hanegraaff
  • Māriyammaṉ's Śakti: the miraculous power of a smallpox goddess
  • Anne van Voorthuizen
  • Women and miracle stories: introduction
  • Women and miracles in the stories of Ingeborg Bachmann
  • Ilse N. Bulhof
  • Miracles of desire: transfigurations in Rhoda Lerman's The book of the night
  • Inez van der Spek
  • A different grace: epilogue
  • Anne-Marie Korte
  • Anne-Marie Korte
  • Magic, miracle and miracle workers in the Acts of Thecla
  • Magda Misset-van de Weg
  • Fatherly and motherly curing in sixth-century Gaul: Saint Radegund's Mysterium
  • Giselle de Nie
  • Women in Columba's life, as seen through the eyes of his biographer Adomnán
  • Jacqueline Borsje
Control code
ocm60843012
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004136366
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60843012
Label
Women and miracle stories : a multidisciplinary exploration, edited by Anne-Marie Korte, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Originally published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, ©2001
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents
  • Fresh water for a tired soul: pregnancy and messianic desire in a mediaeval Jewish document from Sicily
  • Marcel Poorthuis & Chana Safrai
  • The life of Christina Mirabilis: miracles and the construction of marginality
  • Anke E. Passenier
  • In pain you shall bear children (Gen 3:16): medieval prayers for a safe delivery
  • Marianne Elsakkers
  • A woman alone: the beatification of Friederike Hauffe née Wanner (1801-1829)
  • Wouter J. Hanegraaff
  • Māriyammaṉ's Śakti: the miraculous power of a smallpox goddess
  • Anne van Voorthuizen
  • Women and miracle stories: introduction
  • Women and miracles in the stories of Ingeborg Bachmann
  • Ilse N. Bulhof
  • Miracles of desire: transfigurations in Rhoda Lerman's The book of the night
  • Inez van der Spek
  • A different grace: epilogue
  • Anne-Marie Korte
  • Anne-Marie Korte
  • Magic, miracle and miracle workers in the Acts of Thecla
  • Magda Misset-van de Weg
  • Fatherly and motherly curing in sixth-century Gaul: Saint Radegund's Mysterium
  • Giselle de Nie
  • Women in Columba's life, as seen through the eyes of his biographer Adomnán
  • Jacqueline Borsje
Control code
ocm60843012
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004136366
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60843012

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