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Author Kueny, Kathryn, 1963- author.

Title Conceiving identities : maternity in medieval Muslim discourse and practice / Kathryn M. Kueny.

Published Albany, New York State University of New York Press, 2013.


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 UniM Bail  297.577 KUEN    AVAILABLE
Physical description viii, 395 pages ; 24 cm.
Series T & T Clark theology.
T & T Clark theology.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Generating normative discourse -- On wombs, women and the hand of god: the bearing of life in the Qurʼan -- Mapping the maternal body: the mechanics of reproduction -- Paradigms of the good mother -- Postpartum: public rituals and embodied practices -- Mothers as monsters -- The cure of perfection -- Conclusion: the making of medieval Muslim mothers.
Other author Deane-Drummond, Celia, editor.
Artinian-Kaiser, Rebecca, editor.
Clough, David, 1968- editor.
Subject Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- History.
Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- History.
Missals -- History.
Motherhood -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Women in Islam.
Animals -- Religious aspects.
Collects -- History.
Educational leadership.
School management and organization.
Creative teaching.
Creative ability.
ISBN 9781438447858 (hbk.) No price