Back to the breast: an aspect of feminine sexuality in the imagined world of the sages 2. Desire and dominion 3. "They let the children live": the midwives at a political crossroads 4. Judith, wife of R. Hiyya: a story of women's pain 5. The voice of doubt: the wife of R. Simeon ben Halafta and the uncanny 6. Open to conquest: prostitution, temptations and responses 7. Myth in the attic: the call of the deep 8. The creation of woman: men are from Babylon; women are from the land of Israel.
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Print version: Raṿeh, ʻInbar. Feminist rereadings of rabbinic literature. Waltham, Massachusetts : Brandeis University Press,  HBI series on Jewish women